Latest Heuristics Stories

2011-05-11 19:43:00

Despite playing an increasingly vital role in criminal investigations, digital forensic examiners face staffing cuts, heavy caseloads and stress within police departments that may not fully understand their responsibilities.

2011-02-07 08:00:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Donan Engineering Co., Inc. today announced plans to further expand their forensic engineering and fire investigation operations in North Carolina with a new location in Greensboro, North Carolina.

2011-01-09 00:43:59

RJ Lee Group Inc., leading experts in materials characterization, testing and scientific analysis, has launched its completely redesigned corporate website at http://www.rjlg.com.

2010-07-06 11:17:10

Research from North Carolina State University offers a new means of determining the sex of skeletal human remains – an advance that may have significant impacts in the wake of disasters, the studying of ancient remains and the criminal justice system.

2010-03-18 12:55:06

An expert in forensic anthropology argues that the database should include computer records of citizens such as anthropological data, physiognomic characteristics, medical information, radiographic files, dental records and numbers of different identity documents.

2009-12-30 08:00:00

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Dec. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Donan Engineering Co., Inc. today announced plans to expand their forensic engineering and fire investigation operations into Florida with openings in Orlando and Tampa.

2009-12-03 06:00:00

GUJARAT, India, December 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Suspect Detection Systems Inc., (SDSS.OB), a leading developer of counter terror and crime prevention technology, announced that the company has signed a memorandum of understanding with India's Gujarat Forensic Science University (GFSU).

2009-12-01 12:30:56

Two researchers from the University of Salamanca have developed a procedure to enable forensic police to extract metric data from crime scenes using just a single photograph.

2009-11-11 13:33:00

DENVER, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Forensic Technology Inc. is proud to be associated with this year's winners of the prestigious 2009 August Vollmer Excellence in Forensic Science Award.

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