Could Your Social Media Posts Be Used Against You in Court?
In order to authenticate the Facebook postings for admission into evidence, the commonwealth had one of its detectives qualified as an expert in computer forensics. The expert was retained to determine who owned a Facebook account bearing ... When the ...
Kansas City Star
Missouri lawmakers want Greitens to testify June 4. His lawyers say he might not show
Kansas City Star
Forensics expert Brian Koberna testified that he found traces of three deleted photos on that date that were “absolutely benign.” He said it's possible there were more deleted photos for which traces no longer exist. The Associated Press contributed to ...
Missouri Gov. Greitens subpoenaed by House investigation
Greitens subpoenaed to testify before Missouri House committee
Attorneys for Greitens, House Committee accuse each other of misinformation
Retiring crime-lab chief helped crack cold cases, catch rapists, elevate forensic science
She's helped in major homicide cases across the county, provided expert testimony in courts across the country and has sat on several international boards and commissions — including the including the National Institute of Justice DNA Technical ...
Lack of DNA evidence at heart of request for new trial in New Kensington rape conviction
“If that is the only physical evidence, then DNA can be vital,” said Dr. Mark Perlin, director and founder of Cybergenetics, a firm based in Pittsburgh's Oakland neighborhood that specializes in computer analysis of DNA. “When you have factors than can ...
Witnesses contradict what Crispin Harmel told police in 2009 slaying
Round Rock police Detective Feliciano Acevedo, the prosecution's final witness, testified that he found no evidence on Kalaher's cellphone or computer that she had ever contacted or messaged Harmel or visited a website called lonelyhousewifehookup.com ...
Casey Anthony trial investigator blames relentless media circus, Florida's 'Sunshine Law' for lack of justice in new ...
Trial testimony also revealed there were computer searches for “how to make chloroform” on the family computer. Clemente and Richards consulted with Dr. Kenyon Evans-Nguyen, a professor of chemistry and forensic toxicology at the University of Tampa.
Police mishandling digital evidence, forensic experts warn
He also pointed out that underfunding of the criminal justice system was leading to many digital forensic experts to quit. “People are ceasing to do it because it's uncompetitive,” he said. “In criminal work, it's £72 an hour. If you work for civil ...
Willis' ex-wife testifies in Heeringa murder case
The murder trial of Jeffrey Willis resumed Friday afternoon with a Michigan State Police digital forensics expert describing the "thousands" of videos including extreme pornography then rape and murder videos found on Willis' hard drives. Willis is ...
'Largest collection of murder type videos,' retired officer testifies in Heeringa trial
Herald & Review
Love TV forensic science? Keep in mind it's fiction, Macon County law enforcement says
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“You do it in your opening statements, you have your expert testify about the evidence and you hammer on it in closing arguments,” he said. “Juries do get it — and we have a lot of success explaining things when we do have good forensic evidence.”.
Robert 'LaVoy' Finicum shooting: Prosecutors defend forensic analysis
Prosecutors stand by forensic analyses by their experts that identify an indicted FBI agent as the only one who could have fired a bullet that punctured the roof of the truck driven by Oregon standoff spokesman Robert "LaVoy'' Finicum on Jan. 26, 2016 ...