Summarize the major functions of a forensic scientist.

A suspect was apprehended soon after a burglary took place and was observed to have tiny specks of glass-like particles on his shoes and clothing.
In a 3-5-page essay discuss how this evidence should be processed using the concepts in your learning from the class.
Summarize the three major functions of a forensic scientist.
Discuss the two processes used by forensic scientists when examining physical evidence.
Define individual and class characteristics and include examples of evidence containing class characteristics and evidence containing individual characteristics. (An excellent answer would include at least four examples of evidence that contain class characteristics and at least four examples of evidence that contain individual characteristics.)
Discuss how the crime lab would examine and compare the glass evidence from the burglary. (An excellent answer would include at least four major points.)
Evaluate the proper method of collecting and preserving glass evidence.
Use at least two outside research sources including academic journals to support your view.
Format consistent with APA guidelines. 

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