Forensic Research : Forensic Science Essay
The findings showed that the system was having issue with forensic practices and a lack of governance, a lack of scientific research that show that forensic methods are valid, and a lack of interdisciplinary research to support forensics. It was also uncovered there is need for more research focused on innovation and technology, as well as adequate training of practitioners. There is also a need for certification requirements for forensic analysts and laboratories.
A recommendation made was to promote forensics into a mature science that uses multidisciplinary research. This would help congress create funds to create the National Institute of Forensic Science that would collect and analyze data and support multidisciplinary practice and research. This agency would focus with creating educational programs to improve…