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NCJ Number: 36470 Find in a Library
Title: NEW METHODS FOR SECURING IMPRESSIONS OF SHOES AND TYRES ON DIFFERENT SURFACES
Journal: INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL POLICE REVIEW  Issue:299  Dated:(JUNE-JULY 1976)  Pages:158-167
Author(s): K CARLSSON; A C MAEHLY
Corporate Author: International Criminal Police Organization
France
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 10
Sponsoring Agency: International Criminal Police Organization
92210 Saint Cloud, France
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: France
Annotation: REPORT ON THE RESULTS OF TESTS TO OBTAIN BETTER AND MORE RELIABLE CASTS OF FOOTWEAR AND TIRE IMPRESSIONS BY USING NEW MATERIALS PRODUCED BY THE POST SECOND WORLD WAR CHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY.
Abstract: BOTH PHOTOGRAPHIC AND IMPRESSION TAKING TECHNIQUES ARE EXPLORED. THE AUTHORS EXAMINE THE USE OF CHEMICALS SUCH AS SILICON GUMS, CATALYTICALLY HARDENED PLASTICS, POLYMERS, AND SYNTHETIC TEXTILE FIBERS IN AEROSOL CANS TO PROTECT IMPRESSIONS IN CLAY, SAND-LIKE SURFACES, AND SNOW.
Index Term(s): Evidence collection; Evidence preservation; Photography; Shoe prints and tire tracks
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