Crime Scene Investigations


The various public safety professionals involved in responding to a crime scene, whether patrol officer, detective, firefighter or EMT, are all tasked with rapidly responding to provide aid to those in need and secure the scene all while preserving evidence. A swift, coordinated response is key to ensuring that critical evidence and information is not tampered with or overlooked.This quick reference guide and crime scene report template provides an overview of the roles of first responders at crime scenes and practical applications for improving collaboration and coordination. The guide was developed by Andrew Vallee, a Special Agent with the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation (TBI), who is assigned to the Technical Services Unit and specializes in digital forensics, cellular network analysis, WiFi analysis, and various other technology related disciplines.

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