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forensic science

[fə′ren·sik ′sī·əns]
(forensic science)
The recognition, collection, identification, individualization, and interpretation of physical evidence, and the application of science and medicine for criminal and civil law, or regulatory purposes.
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In light of this fact, APO started a forensic science project this year for badly-treated or wounded animals, teaming up with National Taiwan University School of Veterinary Medicine.
Shahbaz Gill said that we have contacted the Punjab forensic Science Lab and 'Punjab Forensic Science Lab said that they nether issued any report regarding the Judge Arshad Malik video nor it has received such video yet.'
The service is run by Crimestoppers charity, whose agents will record the information provided and pass it to the Forensic Science Regulation Unit (FSRU), to investigate.
This isn't the first report to raise concerns, but it is unique in addressing the forensic science system in its entirety, from crime scene to court.
He said: "Our forensic science provision has now reached breaking-point and a complete overhaul is needed.
Similarly, investigators in Dera Ghazi Khan, Bahawalpur and Multan division can submit their parcels and samples at the forensic science office in Multan.
The Baltimore Convention Center will host the the American Academy of Forensic Sciences' 71stannual Scientific Meeting Feb.
JEDDAH: The fourth International Conference on Forensic Sciences, organized by Naif Arab University for Security Sciences (NAUSS), represented by the Arab Society for Forensic Sciences and Forensic Medicine (ASFSFM), has begun at the university's headquarters in Riyadh.
From the cause, manner, time of a death, and autopsies to blood, toxicology, DNA typing, fingerprints, ballistics, tool marks, tread impressions, and trace evidence, "The Handy Forensic Science Answer Book" takes the reader through the many sides of a death investigation.
The forensic science field is in a period of remarkable transition, stemming from the ever-increasing demands of the courtroom for exact science, as well as rapid technological advances in the ways experts are able to gather and analyze minute quantities of materials to draw sound conclusions in the lab.
Forensic science is one of the types of hard sciences, used specifically to solve crimes.
Forensic science is a state subject, which is required to assist the courts by virtue of scientific investigations to ensure quick justice to the people.

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