Forensic Hair Analysis. What is it good for?. What is it good for?. Identifying criminal suspects Identifying crime victims Associating a victim or suspect with a location Determining the type of crime committed. Significance of Hair Evidence Examinations.
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Nothing about hair is comparable to the specificity of fingerprints; probability of establishing identification from hair is similar to determining identification using the ABO blood group system
Negative hair comparison conclusions:
Human Cat Dog Mouse
Caucasian Negroid Mongloid
Hairs of Caucasoid or Caucasian origin can be of fine to medium coarseness, are generally straight or wavy in appearance, and exhibit colors ranging from blonde to brown to black. The hair shafts of Caucasian hairs vary from round to oval in cross section and have fine to medium-sized, evenly distributed pigment granules.