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Welcome! This is a place to talk about forensic science: ethics, education, employment, techniques, articles, and news.

This community is home to verified forensic science professionals and students who are passionate about their work. They are great with helping current professionals, aspiring professionals, current students, aspiring students, authors, and those who have questions or would like to talk about forensic science.#### Description ####Definition

#forensic

adjective | fo·ren·sic | \fə-ˈren(t)-sik, -ˈren-zik\

1: belonging to, used in, or suitable to courts of judicature or to public discussion and debate

2: argumentative, rhetorical

3: relating to or dealing with the application of scientific knowledge to legal problems

###About

  • Forensics is a catch-all term meant to include scientists and professionals who apply their skills and expertise in matters of law. This is not only a science subreddit. All disciplines and sub-disciplines are welcome here.

  • We cannot solve your real-life crimes. Please be advised that we will offer opinions and lend our expertise as an exercise only.

###Rules

  • Full explanations can be found here. Please read them before you post.

###User Flair and Verification

  • You can find our flair policy and verification system on the flair wiki page here.

###Education Resources

###Employment Resources

###Encouraged Topics

  • News and articles about techniques, scientists, research, and/or current events

  • Discussion about old and new issues in a given field

  • Questions about career/education paths

  • Assistance requests from other professionals

###Discouraged Topics

  • These are incorporated in our rules.

  • Discouraged topics are subject to removal

    • Advice on getting away with a crime
    • Solicitation of legal advice
    • Requests to identify bones/remains

###Forensic Subreddits

  • /r/computerforensics
  • /r/criminaljustice
  • /r/gratefuldoe
  • /r/scienceofcrime
  • /r/serialkillers

###Science Subreddits

  • /r/anthropology
  • /r/askscience
  • /r/biochemistry
  • /r/biology
  • /r/chemistry
  • /r/genetics
  • /r/microbiology
  • /r/physics

Have A Real-Life Crime?

  • If you have photo or video evidence, and you'd like help, try posting to /r/RBI
  • Also consider /r/legaladvice if you are more than a complainant/victim
  • Make sure you read each subreddit's rules before posting

###Forensic Science Journals

The most common phrases the members use:

another country
there anything
seems like
crime scene
chocolate covered

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