Wednesday, September 24, 2008 - 2:15 PM
Royale Skybox 211/212 (Riviera Hotel and Convention Center)

Hidden Evidence – Revealing Latent Prints with Chemistry

Lori Haines, Forensic Scienti, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, Las Vegas, NV

Forensic scientists employ a wide range of chemical techniques to visualize latent fingerprints. This presentation provides an overview of this exciting field of applied chemistry, exploring the “tried and true” techniques of latent print development as well as innovative new applications.