Microchemical Spot Tests in Toolmark Examination

    Volume 40, Issue 5 (September 1995)

    ISSN: 0022-1198

    CODEN: JFSOAD

    Page Count: 2


    Zeichner, A
    Scientific Officers and Head, Toolmarks and Materials Laboratory, Division of Identification and Forensic Science, Israel Police Headquarters, Jerusalem,

    Glattstein, B
    Scientific Officers and Head, Toolmarks and Materials Laboratory, Division of Identification and Forensic Science, Israel Police Headquarters, Jerusalem,

    Volkov, N
    Scientific Officers and Head, Toolmarks and Materials Laboratory, Division of Identification and Forensic Science, Israel Police Headquarters, Jerusalem,

    Novoselsky, Y
    Scientific Officers and Head, Toolmarks and Materials Laboratory, Division of Identification and Forensic Science, Israel Police Headquarters, Jerusalem,

    (Received 22 July 1994; accepted 31 January 1995)

    Abstract

    The use of spot tests to find traces of metals quickly on the cutting regions of the tool blades submitted for toolmarks comparison is reported. Two cases are presented. The cutting of a padlock by a bolt cutter and the cutting of electric wire by fingernail clipper.


    Paper ID: JFS15399J

    DOI: 10.1520/JFS15399J

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    Title Microchemical Spot Tests in Toolmark Examination
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