News Archive for March 2019
Restoring voices on recordings, deciphering a crucial conversation in a major case or disguising voices to protect the vulnerable and undercover officers is all part of a day’s work for a team of two.
The high-tech equipment that helped catch a killer:
A single photograph of a fingerprint taken from a mobile phone helped to catch a killer - thanks to a high-tech super camera built specifically for the police Forensic Services.
The field of forensics has evolved over centuries and uses blood, fingerprints, toxicology, ballistics and DNA analysis to help crack complex crimes.
More recently however there has been a rise in digital forensics, using technology to help solve crimes and secure convictions.
Drew Birtles is a forensic scene investigator and is one of the first professionals at the scene of a crime.