EVIDENCE DEPOSITORY PROCEDURES
In the lesson you will learn to record, account, package and dispose of
TERMINAL LEARNING OBJECTIVE:
Record, account, package, and dispose of evidence.
You will have this subcourse.
You must achieve a score of 70 percent on the final subcourse
The material contained in this lesson was derived from the
following information: AR 195-5, AR 190-45, CIDR 195-1, CIDR
195-20, CIDR 195-6, FM 19-20, and TC 19-23.
1. General: The importance of preserving evidence cannot be stressed too much.
From the moment you take custody of an item of evidence, it becomes your
responsibility. You must take every care to preserve the evidence's original
integrity as nearly as possible. The supervisor must be assured that you and
for and is responsible for the evidence's security.
The supervisor's and
sometimes determine the eventual outcome of investigations.
The cases are
often long and difficult. Later judicial proceedings may also be affected by
the supervisor's and custodian's duty performance.