We are at a critical juncture for the forensic sciences. A number of high-profile reports and a growing body of literature question and critically reflect on core issues pertaining to the methodologies informing forensic science and their effective use within the criminal justice system. We argue for the need for an improved association and outline key areas that require attention from practitioners operating within the fields of both forensic science and law.
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B - Biological Sciences|
|Early online date||22 Jun 2015|
|Publication status||Published - Aug 2015|
- Expert evidence
- Forensic science
- Judicial confidence