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Chemical will make it 'impossible' to destroy fingerprint evidence

New technique will make it much harder for criminals to escape justice.

The original fingerprint which prompted Dr Kelly's curiosity. (Loughborough University)

The original fingerprint which prompted Dr Kelly's curiosity. (Loughborough University)

Date - 17th December 2017
By - Sophie Garrod - Police Oracle
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Criminals will soon find it even more difficult to cover their tracks with the introduction of a fingerprint-revealing chemical. The technology uses an innovative substance to reveal prints from surfaces that were previously extremely challenging...
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