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  1. paper bagsSometimes ___ transfer between the clothes of the victim and the assailant. They can come from clothing, carpet, rope, automobile carpeting, upholstery, or other common
    articles.

          

  2. Patent___ prints are transferred from the friction ridges on fingers by a foreign substance (not a body residue), like blood, paint, or dirt, and are readily visible.

          

  3. deposition___ prints allow fingerprint analysts to distinguish between prints belonging to either the victims and witnesses or the possible suspects.

          

  4. WitnessSometimes ___ transfer between the clothes of the victim and the assailant. They can come from clothing, carpet, rope, automobile carpeting, upholstery, or other common
    articles.

          

  5. Fragile___ transfer can provide useful evidence in solving crimes such as a hit-and-run crash.

          

  6. Field ContactIn responding to a potential crime scene, you will receive pertinent information regarding the incident from the ___.

          

  7. EvidenceThe ___ view shots show the relationship between the evidence items within the scene.

          

  8. Medical Examiner; Forensic SpecialistBecause of the nature of the evidence, a ___ or a trained ___ should see the bones
    at the site as discovered.

          

  9. Photographic FramingA ___ occurs after the defense files a motion to suppress or to exclude certain testimony or evidence from the trial, alleging that your improper actions violated their client's rights. This hearing usually occurs before the trial but also may occur during the trial. The court will call on you to testify to your actions related to the stop, detention, arrest, search, seizure, statements, confessions, or evidence that the defense is trying to suppress.

          

  10. ...A ___ is the examination of facts and related law presided over by a judge or other magistrate who has the authority or jurisdiction to hear the matter.

          

  11. ...Sequential presentation occurs when an independent administrator presents individual photographs to the
    victim or witness one at a time

          

  12. Rachel's___ is the process of microscopically analyzing trace evidence, such as paint, glass, and cloth fibers, to determine a possible source or origin. It can identify and compare other materials such as textile fibers, plastics, duct tape, lamp filaments, and fractured, torn, or cut items.

          

  13. Strip/Line Search Pattern___ is usually used outside by several people. Divide the search area into lanes. Have one or more people search each lane by moving in both directions, examining all areas.

          

  14. FibersThe most common way to process latent fingerprints is by dusting them with one of several types of ___.

          

  15. Follow-upAfter reviewing the report, a ___ investigation can include contacting witnesses, victims, and suspects, reviewing evidence, locating additional evidence, and writing a capias request, arrest affidavit, or arrest warrant.

          

  16. Testimonial EvidenceWhen you correctly identify, protect, collect, preserve, transport, and analyze the ___, it cannot deliver false results.

          

  17. VictimA ___ is a person harmed by a crime.

          

  18. Latent___ transfer can provide useful evidence in solving crimes such as a hit-and-run crash.

          

  19. chain of custody___ transfer can provide useful evidence in solving crimes such as a hit-and-run crash.

          

  20. Public Records; Private RecordsThere are two main types of information—___ and ___.

          

  21. Elimination___ prints allow fingerprint analysts to distinguish between prints belonging to either the victims and witnesses or the possible suspects.

          

  22. Suppression HearingA ___ occurs after the defense files a motion to suppress or to exclude certain testimony or evidence from the trial, alleging that your improper actions violated their client's rights. This hearing usually occurs before the trial but also may occur during the trial. The court will call on you to testify to your actions related to the stop, detention, arrest, search, seizure, statements, confessions, or evidence that the defense is trying to suppress.

          

  23. trialA ___ is a legal order for an arrest issued by the clerk of courts at the request of the state attorney's office.

          

  24. Case number, Location, Date and Time, and your NameInclude a ___, ___, or ___ in each close-up photograph you take.

          

  25. PublicA ___ print is a molded or imbedded fingerprint created by touching an impressionable
    surface, such as wet paint or mud that you can easily see.

          

  26. Moving; Stationary; ElectronicThere are several ways to perform surveillance on a suspect's location: ___, ___, and ___

          

  27. Impression
    Evidence
    tool marks

          

  28. Locard's Exchange PrincipleReferred to as
    ___, this contends that everyone who enters a crime scene will
    both bring something into and take something from it.

          

  29. ...Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) is a computerized logging system in which dispatch
    records every event reported and every instruction given chronologically by date
    and time.

          

  30. CanvassA ___ is a person who sees, knows, or vouches for something and may make a sworn statement about that information.

          

  31. "Off the record"___ refers to
    information not recorded in an official document.

          

  32. ...Private
    records of privately owned businesses or organizations, including privately owned
    utilities, are not open to the public, including law enforcement, and require court orders
    to access them.

          

  33. Reduce; EnlargeThe ___ provides proof of security and validates the evidence collected at a crime scene.

          

  34. Scale; IdentifierWhen photographing specific items such as blood drops, weapons, or tire marks, place a ___ or ___ in the photograph with the evidence to establish the original positions and draw attention to relevant objects or evidence for photographing and sketching.

          

  35. Zone/Quadrant Search Pattern___ is entails dividing the area into a number of wedgeshaped sections, which are usually searched using the strip/line search pattern. Use this method for extremely large search areas.

          

  36. Testimonial Evidence; Physical Evidence___ is generally less reliable than ___ because people perceive events differently, do not remember accurately, or lie.

          

  37. subpoena___ transfer can provide useful evidence in solving crimes such as a hit-and-run crash.

          

  38. investigationAn ___ is the process of making detailed and systematic inquiries and observations about a criminal complaint. The purpose is to recreate what happened during the incident, identify and locate the suspect, and develop enough evidence to establish probable cause to make an arrest.

          

  39. Crime Scene LogThe ___ provides proof of security and validates the evidence collected at a crime scene.

          

  40. Drive-byA ___ at a specific location involves an officer behaving as though passing by this area is just a part of a normal driving routine.

          

  41. Paint___ prints are among the most valuable types of physical evidence and one of the most common types of evidence you will recover at a crime scene.

          

  42. Expectation of PrivacyA person occupying private property has an ___ that no one can violate without a search warrant or a valid exception to the warrant requirement.

          

  43. powderThe most common way to process latent fingerprints is by dusting them with one of several types of ___.

          

  44. Juvenile___ evidence can include bruises, lacerations, broken bones, gunshot wounds, and trace or transfer evidence.

          

  45. ...Florida's climate is particularly hard on batteries, as ___ deteriorates batteries.

          

  46. Close up___ view shots show the details of a specific item of evidence and must include a scale or identifier.

          

  47. ...Modus operandi, meaning mode of operating or MO, refers to how someone does
    something, usually repetitive in nature. People are creatures of habit. If something works
    one time, they tend to think it should work the next time. This thinking often shows
    up in criminal activity. The same person or group may well have committed similar
    crimes that exhibit a pattern, or the same or similar MO.

          

  48. Photographing___ the crime scene is the first event that should take place before any detailed crime scene work begins.

          

  49. Latent___ prints are generally invisible to the naked eye.

          

  50. Nine to TwelveStandard camera flashes will only project ___ feet.

          

  51. TransitoryThe ___ investigation focuses on establishing whether a criminal act has been committed and, if so, what type and when and where it was committed.

          

  52. Crime Scene SketchA ___ supplements your field notes and photographs and helps with report writing.

          

  53. ...According to Florida law, the first appearance hearing must occur within ___ hours of the
    arrest.

          

  54. Dr. Edmond Locard___ (1877-1966), a pioneer in forensic science, formulated the
    fundamental principle of forensic science: "Every contact leaves a trace."

          

  55. 918.13Florida Statute s. ___ states that it is a felony to alter, destroy, conceal, or remove any record, document, or thing with the purpose to impair its truth or availability in a criminal trial or investigation.

          

  56. SuspectA ___ is a person believed to have committed a crime or offense.

          

  57. Bird's-eye-view; Downward Observation PerspectiveReferred to as
    ___, this contends that everyone who enters a crime scene will
    both bring something into and take something from it.

          

  58. Electronic___ prints are generally invisible to the naked eye.

          

  59. Physical EvidenceWhen you correctly identify, protect, collect, preserve, transport, and analyze the ___, it cannot deliver false results.

          

  60. Pie/Wheel Search Pattern___ is for the use and enjoyment of the public and is open to the public.

          

  61. Triangulation___ evidence is evidence that can blow or wash away.

          

  62. Confidential Informants___ are people who furnish police with information about crimes, primarily because of the expectation of some personal benefit or advantage, and rarely out of a sense of civic duty.

          

  63. Independent AdministratorAn ___ is an officer who administers a photographic array, has no knowledge of the suspect information, and will meticulously avoid any conduct that might influence, directly or indirectly, a victim's or a witness' decision.

          

  64. Private propertyThe ___ investigation focuses on establishing whether a criminal act has been committed and, if so, what type and when and where it was committed.

          

  65. Crime Scene SketchA ___ is the second event that should take
    place after photographing the scene and before any detailed work begins.

          

  66. grid search pattern___ is usually used outside by one person. The searcher begins at a certain point and walks in increasingly larger circles to the outermost boundary of the search area.

          

  67. Biological___ evidence left at crime scenes may contain DNA.

          

  68. 24Modus operandi, meaning mode of operating or MO, refers to how someone does
    something, usually repetitive in nature. People are creatures of habit. If something works
    one time, they tend to think it should work the next time. This thinking often shows
    up in criminal activity. The same person or group may well have committed similar
    crimes that exhibit a pattern, or the same or similar MO.

          

  69. Crime Scene Sketch___ are a means of documentation that aid in the reconstruction, explanation, and permanent recording of an incident. It can show relative positions (spatial relationships) of objects within the crime scene that are not readily visible in photographs. They can be used to document where evidence was recovered within the crime scene.

          

  70. Physical Evidence___ is evidence gathered from witnesses.

          

  71. SimultaneousA ___ is a person who sees, knows, or vouches for something and may make a sworn statement about that information.

          

  72. Testimonial evidence; Physical evidenceWhen you correctly identify, protect, collect, preserve, transport, and analyze the ___, it cannot deliver false results.

          

  73. Moving___ transfer can provide useful evidence in solving crimes such as a hit-and-run crash.

          

  74. preliminary___ surveillance involves parking your vehicle some distance away in a location that allows an approach to the area on foot in a covert manner.

          

  75. MidrangeA patrol officer looking for a wanted person often performs this surveillance.

          

  76. capiasA ___ is a door-to-door inquiry of all possible sources of information in a given area.

          

  77. Plastic___ records of government entities and publicly owned utilities are records that, with few exceptions, you may access on demand. The records from federal, state, county, and city databases can provide additional information regarding the suspect's address, employment information, and other essential facts.

          

  78. Trace Evidencehairs

          

  79. ...A photographic array consists of a minimum of six photographs

          

  80. HeatFlorida's climate is particularly hard on batteries, as ___ deteriorates batteries.

          

  81. ...Checking for a driver's license is one of the most common ways to locate an individual.

          

  82. Latent___ transfer can provide useful evidence in solving crimes such as a hit-and-run crash.

          

  83. Personal Protective Equipment___ consists of objects or perishable evidence such as fingerprints, blood, or tire tracks.

          

  84. InvestigationAn ___ occurs when you make detailed and systematic inquiries or observations.

          

  85. documentA ___ is anything containing a mark to convey a message.

          

  86. Flood LightingAn ___ occurs when you make detailed and systematic inquiries or observations.

          

  87. admissibleExamples of ___ evidence can include blood, footwear, and tire impressions, or trace evidence such as hair or fibers.

          

  88. leadsFlorida's climate is particularly hard on batteries, as ___ deteriorates batteries.

          

  89. Size; TypeThe ___ and ___ of search dictates the number and type of personnel or resources needed for crime scene processing.

          

  90. Crime Scene AnalystThe job of a ___ is to determine what evidence at the scene belongs to the criminal and not to the victims or witnesses.

          

  91. ...According to Florida law, the first appearance hearing must occur within ___ hours of the
    arrest.

          

  92. Evidence markers___ is anything that tends to prove or disprove an alleged fact.

          

  93. Public Safety Telecommunicator___ is for the use and enjoyment of the public and is open to the public.

          

  94. PerishableFlorida Statutes defines ___ evidence as relevant evidence tending to prove or disprove a material fact, with numerous exceptions specified.

          

  95. "Not To Scale"Sketches should include the statement ___ unless you are prepared to testify that every item is precisely drawn to scale on the sketch.

          

  96. VisibleRecords pertaining to ___ arrests and incidents with law enforcement are restricted from the public by Florida law.

          

  97. Scale; Ruler; Identifier___ consists of objects or perishable evidence such as fingerprints, blood, or tire tracks.

          

  98. StationaryThe ___ investigation focuses on establishing whether a criminal act has been committed and, if so, what type and when and where it was committed.

          

  99. Microanalysis___ is the process of microscopically analyzing trace evidence, such as paint, glass, and cloth fibers, to determine a possible source or origin. It can identify and compare other materials such as textile fibers, plastics, duct tape, lamp filaments, and fractured, torn, or cut items.

          

  100. Spiral Search Pattern___ belongs to an individual and is not open to the public.

          

  101. 911 DispatchIn responding to a potential crime scene, you will receive pertinent information regarding the incident from the ___.

          

  102. Show-upA ___ occurs when an officer presents a victim or witness with a single suspect for identification, during the same time as the initial investigation.

          

  103. Moving___ prints are generally invisible to the naked eye.

          

  104. Public property___ is for the use and enjoyment of the public and is open to the public.

          

  105. Complainant___ prints are transferred from the friction ridges on fingers by a foreign substance (not a body residue), like blood, paint, or dirt, and are readily visible.