The State of Forensic Sciences

Fingerprints. DNA. Bite marks. Polygraphs. Ballistics. Blood spatters. Gas chromatography. Burn Patterns. Handwriting. Toxicology. All of these areas of forensic science provide a window into explaining the evidence collected from crime scenes and alleged suspects. Watch an episode of CSI, and you’re likely to turn off the T.V. believing that these methods are infallible because…