SCIENTIFIC WORKING GROUP ON
BLOODSTAIN PATTERN ANALYSIS
Updates to the bibliography have been posted to the Resources page.
Newest approved documents -
Guidelines for the Validation of New Procedures in Bloodstain Pattern Analysis.
Guidelines for Report Writing in Bloodstain Pattern Analysis.
The Admissibility Resource Kit has been added to the Resources page.
Other published SWGSTAIN documents can be found here.
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enhance the development of quality forensic
bloodstain pattern analysis (BPA) practices
through the collaborative efforts of
government forensic laboratories, law
enforcement, private industry, and academia.
Through its membership, SWGSTAIN seeks to:
1. Discuss, share and compare stain pattern analysis methods, protocols, and research for the enhancement of forensic bloodstain pattern analysis (BPA) techniques.
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