Dispelling the TV-fed myths of real life crime scene investigators

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By Peter Brewer
February 5 2021 - 5:30pm
Police senior constable and forensic crime scene investigator Jessica Brenner with an ultra-violet light used to detect blood, fibres and other material. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

Thousands of hours of slickly-produced US TV shows and bookshelves full of best-selling novels has created a double-edged sword for those who work in the real world of forensic crime scene investigations.

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Peter Brewer

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Telling the truth and holding agencies accountable must matter to us all. It's also important to tell the story well, and factually. Contact me at peter.brewer@canberratimes.com.au

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