Firearms and Tool-Mark Identification - ADJ 278
- ADJ 278 - Firearms and Tool-Mark Identification
- Introduces the role of the firearms examiner in forensic science. Teaches the examination techniques and procedures for identifying firearms, tool-marks, ammunition, projectiles and projectile fragments. Instructs on the topics of determining muzzle-to-target distance, gunshot residue tests, firearms nomenclature, comparative micrography, serial number restoration, and the collecting, handling, and presenting of firearms and tool-mark evidence.Lecture 2-3 hours per week.