Criminalist, Orange County Sheriff-Coroner Department, Santa Ana, CA
Forensic Scientist, Sapien Technologies, Richmond, CA
Emeritus Professor, Forensic Science Group, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA
(Received 10 December 1992; accepted 16 August 1994)
A 1986 Federal law regulates the manufacture, importation, and sale of armor piercing ammunition. The external appearance of various types of armor piercing ammunition are described, along with a method of density determination that will assist in distinguishing armor piercing ammunition from conventional ammunition.
Paper ID: JFS13794J