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What Every Law Enforcement Officer Should Know About DNA Evidence

Investigators and Evidence Technicians

Sealing Packages

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After collecting DNA evidence make sure that all packages are sealed properly; doing so will help maintain the integrity of the evidence. Follow your agency regarding policies or procedures for properly sealing evidence.

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National Institute of Justice (NIJ) (see reuse policy).
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National Institute of Justice (NIJ) (see reuse policy).

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