The real Amanda
Forensic errors at the crime scene and
Police video of the Meredith Kercher
crime scene investigation shows obvious procedural errors
and an overall
lack of control. Dr. Roger Summers, one of the UK's leading
forensic experts, was asked by ITV's Tonight program to
examine this video.
He reached the following conclusion with regard to police
40 years of examining major crime scenes, it ranks among some of the
worst that I've seen."
here to see
how sloppy procedures compromised a key piece of evidence.
The forensic problems in this case go far beyond what happened at
the crime scene, however. The police and the prosecutor
have misled the press, the public, and the court with regard
to both the nature and the significance of the evidence. Here
we provide factually supported analysis to address some of the
Who left the footprint on the bathmat?
Was "mixed blood"
found at the crime scene?
Was there a cleanup
after the murder?
Did luminol reveal
bloody footprints in the corridor?