Processing Crime Scenes for Evidential Clues

Discuss the proper collection and preservation of paint evidence from an automobile suspected of being involved in a hit-and-run incident with another motor vehicle.

To answer the question, paint that is foreign to the suspect automobile is observed on the hood. Describe the proper submission of paint transfers and paint standards from both motor vehicles for laboratory examination. Discuss how soil evidence is collected and preserved in a criminal investigation. Summarize how the crime lab conducts forensic soil examinations.