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Gnawing squirrels are culprits at many crime scenes

Left to their own devices, squirrels will gnaw away not just on acorns, but also on bone. And that poses problems for forensics. “Squirrels seem...

Lost Photographs of Gruesome Italian Crime Scenes

WARNING: Some of the images below are disturbing. This article originally appeared on VICE Italy. At the beginning of the 20th century, Luigi Tomellini worked as a...

Watch How Maggots Help Solve Crimes

Forensic entomologists study how bugs colonize dead bodies to help establish a time of death. Maggots, which are actually the larvae of flies, have helped...

Exploring techniques for identifying body fluids on criminal evidence

Crime scene investigation is about to get more affordable and efficient, as researchers from the National Center for Forensic Science in Orlando, Florida, have...

Cat Hair Helps to Convict Man of Murder

For the first time ever, mitochondrial DNA from shed cat hair was accepted as evidence in a U.S. legal proceeding and helped to convict...

Video: Blood Spatter 101

The Smithsonian Channel series: Catching Killers have created an informative video to show how today, bloodstain pattern analysis is routinely used in murder investigations - analysts draw on...

A day in the life of a crime scene cleaner in...

From gory crime scenes to severe domestic squalor to stains left by decomposing bodies, a day in the life of professional forensic crime scene...

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