Who discovered forensic science?

Answer The beginnings of forensic science started in the 700s AD, when the Chinese used fingerprints to identify documents and sculptures. In 1000, Roman records show that Quintilian, an attorney in the ... Read More »

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When did forensic entomology get discovered?

The first use of forensic entomology was in 1855 in France by a scientist named Bergeret. Bergeret studied the bugs that were found on a baby's body in order to determine when the child died. This ... Read More »

When was forensic photography discovered?

The mug shot was the first aspect of forensic photography. It was a practice that began in Belgium and Denmark in the 1840s. In the 1870s, the practice would spread throughout the rest of Europe, a... Read More »

High School Science Fair Projects Involving Forensic Science?

In forensic science, high school students learn the elements of a criminal investigation and how the science is applied in court. Science projects about forensic science hold many possibilities. St... Read More »

When was forensic science first used?

The first documented use of forensic science was in 1248. A Chinese book "Xi Yuan Ji Lu" or "Collected Cases of Injustice Rectified," contained descriptions of how to distinguish a death due to dro... Read More »