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Lifting fingerprints. Scene of crime officer (SOCO) lifting fingerprints from a car seat belt using adhesive tape. The SOCO is wearing latex gloves to prevent contamination of the evidence. When a print is found or it can be developed using dusting powder, fuming with different chemicals. The print is then lifted before being placed on a lift card to preserve it. SOCOs provide scientific support to police forces. They establish what evidence is required from a crime scene and the best way to obtain it.
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