forensic science

Forensic science students learn to investigate mass disasters

September 7th, 2017

Murdoch University forensic science students will sharpen their crime and disaster scene investigation skills in Malaysia alongside forensic investigators who worked on the crash of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 (MH17).

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Students to benefit from $321 million Federal funding

May 17th, 2017

Murdoch University’s Master of Forensic Science students have been handed a major career boost after the Federal Government announced $321 million funding for the AFP.

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Murdoch forensic expert talks crime scenes

April 8th, 2017

Forensic expert Dr Paola Magni gave a TEDx presentation in Sydney

Forensic biologist Dr Paola Magni explained the science behind crime solving to an audience at TedX in Sydney.

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‘Undercover’ lecture series to reveal research secrets

February 16th, 2017

Dr Paola Magni

World leading researchers from Murdoch University will be presenting a series of free public lectures on topics as diverse as covert whale research and the use of insects to help solve crimes, starting later this month.

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Forensic students tackle mock murder exercise

July 14th, 2016

Students were given a murder scenario before arriving at the scene

Murdoch University forensic science students have gained valuable crime scene experience with the help of dead pigs.

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New study shows DNA in bacteria key to identifying sexual offenders

December 18th, 2014

New research will assist forensic investigations into sexual crimes

Ground-breaking research by Australian scientists may assist forensic investigations into sexual crimes where no DNA is left behind by the offender.

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