Forensic science plays a significant role in, and impacts upon, criminal justice systems worldwide. As criminal activity evolves, we face an increasing number of complex incidents requiring thorough, reliable investigation using contemporary techniques and knowledge. All of this comes at a time when the forensic sciences are facing greater scrutiny than ever before, with recent concerns raised in the United Kingdom by the Forensic Science Regulator and similarly in the United States by the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology.
Sauzier, G., Bidmos, M., & Horsman, G. (Accepted/In press). Bolstering Forensic Science Through Extended Knowledge Sharing. Forensic Science International: Reports. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fsir.2019.100010