Lesson 3 Research Assignment
Internet Review: Search the following Forensic Science websites for information regarding physical evidence and eyewitness testimony:
- South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy
- World of Forensic Science – Physical Evidence
- American Psychological Association
- Boston Globe
Assignment: Based upon information learned in your text, the websites listed above, and your own research, discuss the importance of eyewitness testimony and physical evidence in a criminal trial. Should one type of evidence be “weighted” heavier than the other? Why or why not?