In the USA and the Netherlands several organizations work on the improvement of forensic sciences. Development of codes, guidelines and protocols is part of their mission. Do Dutch crime scene investigators think (further) standardization is a good thing?
Disgusting, graphic photographs may lead to harsher moral judgment: higher sentences and lower standards of proof. Researching this means creating a set of disgusting visual stimuli. And a lot of decisions to make. Come and have a look behind the scenes.
3D models are here to stay. How could and should they be used in criminal justice? A first step yet to be made is asking police officers and legal professionals to assess the different possibilities (and challenges) of new technologies like 3D models.