Crime Scene Operations. Temple College EMS Professions. Evidence Preservation. The most important part of evidence collection is protecting the crime scene. Evidence. Anything that can be used to connect: A victim to a suspect A suspect to a victim A suspect to a crime scene.
Crime Scene Operations
The most important part of evidence collection is protecting the crime scene
Patient care is FIRST priority of ALL responding agencies
One person approaches and determines course of action.
Rest of team stays back.
A crime scene is no place for a crowd!
If chain of custody on a piece of evidence is broken, it becomes inadmissible in court!