Criminal Scene Evidence

  1. In Blackboard Learn, go to the “TOOLS AND RESOURCES” section. Select “Institutional Resources” link, then MDC Library Port.
    1. Find a (one) scholarly article on crime scene evidence (any topic).
    2. Write a 500-word (4-5 paragraph) summary of the article.
    3. Cite the article as you would in an APA references list 
    4. Use in-text citations. (Using the article author’s (s’) last name(s) and year of publication; e.g.: (Smith, 2010): (Smith & Jones, 2010).
    5. For guidance, in Blackboard Learn, go to the Main Menu, click on “COURSE RESOURCES” link; “General Resources;” then scroll down to “Main Point Summary”.

MPS Requirements:

  • Follow the above “Writing Assignment Protocols.”
  • There should be no opinion or commentary—only summarize what the author(s) said.
  • Include the word count at the end of the paper; e.g., Word Count: 500 words.

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