BOLOGNA - SCAN IN A BOX SUPPORTS THE FORENSICS DEPARTMENT
This is exactly what happened in Bologna: after more than 20 years, and almost 2 years of in-depth investigations, the Scientific Police solved a Murder Case from December 1999, using a Scan in a Box.
A crime scene cannot remain uncontaminated and unchanged for a long time. The clues may deteriorate, are sensitive to handle and transport, can only be handled by experienced personnel and there is always the risk that the information gathered during the inspections will prove to be insufficient.
What guarantees can a 3d scanner offer in the forensic field?
- conservation of the status of the evidences and of the scanned crime scene
- chance of obtaining important metrological information
- not-contamination of the environment
- completeness of the measurements made (size, color, position...)
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