From Law and Order to True Detective, the role of the Crime Scene Investigator—at least, as portrayed on the screen—has captivated audiences around the world. Between what is dramatized and romanticized, however, it can be difficult to discern what solving crime actually entails, including the skills necessary to be an effective, knowledgeable practitioner. How much do you really know about crime scene investigation? Test your knowledge on everything from crime scene management to the recovery of evidence with our quiz, and don’t forget to tweet @bstonespolice to let us know how you did.
Image Credit: “Crime Scene” by Alan Cleaver. CC BY 2.0 via Flickr.