Forensic Science Research and Practices

The SIPR Evidence & Investigation Network Seminar "Forensic Science Research and Practice" was held at University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, on 7th July 2009.

Earlier this year a landmark report 'Strengthening forensic science in the United States' was published by the National Research Committees (NRC) of the National Academy of Sciences. The NRC report is critical of forensic practices in the USA and has identified major issues regarding research, and the education and training of lawyers, police officers and scientists. The aim of this meeting is to reflect on the significance of this report for forensic science research and practice in the UK in light of the fact that:

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Barry Fisher
Barry Fisher