Forensic Science for Beginners...
For many people, forensics is a fascinating but confusing field that is full of mystery and intrigue. Whether it's learning more about how criminal evidence is collected and stored or finding out how the legal system uses this information, everyone should explore the world of forensics. A skilled team of expert authors write all of our articles, which we hope will be informative and interesting to our huge and diverse readership.
November's Most Popular Articles...
Our Categories...
Analysing Evidence
Analysing Evidence: Hair and Fibres, Latent Prints, Toxicology, Serology: Bodily Fluids,...
Analysing the Body
Analysing the Body: Rigor Mortis and Lividity, Stomach Contents as a Means of Evidence,...
Ask Our Experts
Ask Our Experts: Are all Forensic Photographers SOCOs?, How Can a Bullet be Identified...
Case Book
Case Book: Forensic Cases: Colin Pitchfork, First Exoneration Through DNA,...
Collecting Evidence
Collecting Evidence: Recording and Preserving the Crime Scene,...
Future of Forensics
Future of Forensics: Forensics in the Water, X-ray Forensics for Guns,...
Pathology
Pathology: Determining Cause of Death, Blood Types, Bodily Fluids in Forensic...
Types of Forensics
Types of Forensics: Forensic Pathology, Forensic Toxicology, Forensic Entomology,...
Understanding Evidence
Understanding Evidence: Chemical Pollution of a Crime Scene, Und...
Understanding Injuries
Understanding Injuries: Ligature Marks, Toxic Gases, Entrance and Exit...
Latest Comments
  • ExploreForensics
    Re: Determining Cause of Death
    @Depressed - this must understandably be very distressing for you. Under rule 57 of the Coroners Rules 1984, you may apply to the…
    29 October 2014
  • Depressed
    Re: Determining Cause of Death
    Why does it take so long for a post mortom report to be released. My son died in February 2014, and we think that he might have been…
    28 October 2014
  • phili[
    Re: Determining Cause of Death
    I have a doubt regarding the report from the forensic laboratory . What happened is........... actually one woman died while…
    27 October 2014
  • authorkristiambrose
    Re: The Rate of Decay in a Corpse
    I am all for information, hence why I am on this and many other websites, but the comparison here: This happens normally from…
    26 October 2014
  • Char
    Re: The Four Manners of Death
    My sister was found kneeled over her bathtub with her head and arms submerged in 11 inches of fresh bath water, large amounts of blood…
    22 October 2014
  • JohnJ
    Re: The Four Manners of Death
    @KK As a rule, the word 'suicide' should not appear on the death certificate. Examples of terms might be suspension by a ligature,…
    22 October 2014
  • ExploreForensics
    Re: The Four Manners of Death
    @KK - very sorry to hear about the death of your nephew. Have you read our page on Determining Cause of Death link here
    22 October 2014
  • Kpeter
    Re: Forensic Reconstruction
    In order to re-enact a crime scene, what substance do forensic scientists use in place of the blood?
    21 October 2014
  • vishesh
    Re: Forensic Toxicology
    patient dies after 12 hrs. of scuffle, there were scratches and patient got TT injunction and dies , last seen his sister says he was saying…
    20 October 2014
  • Ticketty-boo
    Re: Forensic Graphology
    An excellent and informative article. Thank you so much. Somebody should show this to the Guernsey Police whose 'Poison pen' investigations…
    19 October 2014
Featured...
Add to my Yahoo!
Add to Google
Stumble this
Add to Twitter
Add To Facebook
RSS feed
You should seek independent professional advice before acting upon any information on the ExploreForensics website. Please read our Disclaimer.