Regulation of forensic scientists in New Zealand

As it stands at the moment (August 2009), forensic scientists in New Zealand are not required to be registered with any independent, professional organisation that checks their credibility. It is left to the court to determine whether the Expert Witness is suitably qualified before they give evidence. One hopes that the instructing solicitor/barrister has checked …

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Just the start….

If you have come to this blog then I assume that you want to know more about forensic science or you are having a look, just out of curiosity. Forensic science is the presentation of science in a court of law. Practically anything can be presented as evidence in court if it can be shown …

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