Thanks to a new
partnership with the Forensic Science Institute
of the Bundeskriminalamt in Wiesbaden, Germany we
are pleased to announce the new "Ballistics
Picture Book". The guys at BKA have some
awesome high-speed cameras and have been making
a few animated and still ballistic illustrations
over the years. They have graciously
provided these illustrations to FirearmsID.com
to allow their display to the public. Only
a few of these are ready and more will be added
as they become available.
Instructors who would
like to incorporate the CCID-VCM exercises into
their curriculum can now register their class on
more... | Posted 8/12/04
only! New to the Resource
Area is a fantastic new Cartridge Case
Identification, Virtual Comparison Microscope!
This new exercise will test your
skills at matching eight unknown cartridge cases
found at a crime scene to standards taken from
the firearms collected during the investigation-- See if you have the
right stuff to be a Firearms Examiner by taking
the five different exercises provided.
| Posted 7/5/04
Ever since the first episode of CSI, forensic dramas have
become a staple of prime-time television. These
hugely popular programs follow a common
formula—uncanny investigators sweep a crime
scene, extract the evidence, run lab tests and
crack the case—all in a tidy TV hour.
Read More... | Posted
Meet Dejan Belic!
Dejan was born in Novi Sad, the city in Serbia &
Montenegro. He still lives in Novi Sad today but
attended and graduated the Military Academy
(1990-1994) in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia &
| Posted 6/27/04
Registered users only!
New to the Resource Area
is the Association of Firearm and Toolmark
Examiners (AFTE) Glossary. This
glossary contains definitions of hundreds of
firearm and toolmark related terms as well as
glossaries for gunshot residues, knives, scopes,
locks, computers and much more!
| Posted 6/22/04
The Resource Area
is one of firearmsID.com goals to provide our
visitors with the best information and training
exercises possible. All of the links listed to
the right now require a registration for
access. Registration is free and only takes a
second. Try it now!
Read more... |
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