Dating fingerprint cases

When the police finally caught up with him, Klutis went for his gun and the police returned fire, killing him.When they compared his postmortem fingerprints, police found that each of his prints had been cut by a knife, resulting in semicircular scars around each fingerprint.

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A fingerprint is an impression left by the friction ridges of a human finger.

The recovery of partial fingerprints from a crime scene is an important method of forensic science.

The most prominent of those problems involve bricklayers—who wear down ridges on their prints handling heavy, rough materials frequently—or people who work with lime [calcium oxide], because it's really basic and dissolves the top layers of the skin. And, surprisingly, secretaries, because they deal with paper all day.

The constant handling of paper tends to wear down the ridge detail.

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