Explore the science behind the recording and analysis of crime scene evidence and the techniques used in our modern justice system. Visit three forensic labs including:
Toxicology Lab – take part in the sampling of powder samples, help us identify and eliminate dangerous drugs. Analyse the content of a personal bag discarded at a crime scene.
Crash Lab – use a speed radar gun and carry out a speed determination test by calculating the coefficient between the road surface and the tyre thread. Analyse all the evidence including a mock-up of the scene. Suspect Identification – simulated blood sampling and DNA profiling to identify and eliminate persons of interest.
So come for the crime, stick around for the clues. Students receive a certificate of participation.