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Researchers Lift Fingerprints From Clothing

February 2nd, 2011 02:41 admin Leave a comment Go to comments


cylonlover writes “Refining an existing technique that’s been used to successfully recover fingerprint detail from smooth objects such as glass and plastic, forensic scientists have managed to create a kind of photo negative of fingerprint impressions on fabric. It’s a bit hit and miss at the moment, but even when clear ridge detail isn’t retrieved, the technique could still prove useful to investigators looking for other evidence.”

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