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Forensic test developed for drugs detects accidental contamination

Fingerprint samples used to detect heroin and cocaine use even after washing hands.

Forensic test developed for drugs detects accidental contamination

Date - 11th November 2019
By - Police Oracle
A forensic test developed by scientists in the UK using fingerprint samples is able to distinguish between those who have taken Class A drugs or unintentionally come into contact with it by shaking hands with someone else who has handled...
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