When first introduced as a criminal investigation tactic in the early 1900’s, the idea of fingerprinting to identify criminals was a revolutionary crime-fighting tactic. It is still a common practice used to identify suspects and to analyze a crime scene, today. Advancements in scientific technology play a critical role in improving the process of criminal justice investigation.

The following infographic explores some present-day crime scene technologies.

Technological Innovations in Criminal Justice

Via: Boston University’s Master of Criminal Justice Online Program.