Episode 115 – Beyond Identification

Beyond Identification

Beyond Identification

Glenn and Eric talk about a new document released by the Defense Forensic Science Center. That agency has decided to forego using the Identification term when reporting the association of a latent print to a known exemplar. Listen through the episode to hear their new language and Glenn and Eric’s thoughts on this new direction.

Double Loop Podcast with Glenn Langenburg and Eric Ray
Podcast for Latent Print Examiners
Your source for everything about fingerprints
While you’re working on your comparisons, we’ll talk about comparisons

Episode 113 – Madrid Error – Part 3

Madrid Error

Madrid Error

Eric and Glenn complete their series on the Madrid Bombing Fingerprint Error from the FBI. Even more than 10 years after the error was revealed, there are still very interesting things to learn about this error that led to so many changes and improvements in the latent fingerprint comparison field.

Double Loop Podcast with Glenn Langenburg and Eric Ray
Podcast for Latent Print Examiners
Your source for everything about fingerprints
While you’re working on your comparisons, we’ll talk about comparisons

Episode 108 – Alabama Erroneous ID

Alabama Erroneous ID)

Alabama Erroneous ID

Eric and Glenn talk through the recent news that Beniah Dandridge was wrongly convicted for murder and has served 19 years in an Alabama prison after an erroneous fingerprint identification and other bad witnesses led to his conviction. Major legal issues are coming to light as the courts continued to refuse to re-hear the case even after evidence of Dandridge’s guilt was refuted.

Double Loop Podcast with Glenn Langenburg and Eric Ray
Podcast for Latent Print Examiners
Your source for everything about fingerprints
While you’re working on your comparisons, we’ll talk about comparisons

Episode 105 – Investigative Leads

Investigative Leads)

Investigative Leads

Glenn tells Eric a very interesting story from his workshop at the conference, and the guys then review an email asking for further discussion on the use of investigative leads or associations short of an identification.

Double Loop Podcast with Glenn Langenburg and Eric Ray
Podcast for Latent Print Examiners
Your source for everything about fingerprints
While you’re working on your comparisons, we’ll talk about comparisons