Preservation Of Evidence Analysis

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All evidence must be obtained, identified and properly preserved. Evidence in an unprotected crime scene will degrade, diminish, or disappear over time unless collected and preserved. No matter how carefully done, collecting evidence will result in a post-crime transfer of material. The Integrity of evidence requires that any item introduced in court must be in the same condition as when it was found at the crime scene. The document that I would provide would be the chain of evidence also known as the chain of custody. The value of the evidence can be compromised is the evidence is improperly collected, handled or identified. So I would have a roster that has a number, description, number of pieces, who collected the item, and where it would
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