Unnes Law Journal
Vol 8 No 2 (2022): Various Issues on Crime, Justice, and Human Rights

The Disclosure of a Murder Case Using Fingerprint Identification Method: An Alternative

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Publish Date
19 Oct 2022


This study aims to identify the function and role of fingerprints as a tool in the disclosures of a crime and the identification of the victim and suspect. It was conducted in the jurisdiction of the Bengkulu Regional Police. Data were collected data by direct interviews and documentation. Data were analyzed using qualitative techniques and then presented descriptively by providing descriptions and explanations in accordance with the problems of the study. The results showed that the function and role of fingerprint identification to scientifically disclose the victim and suspect of a crime was very important. Fingerprint identification functions as a tool or evidence for investigators to first determine and narrow the investigation

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Law, Crime, Criminology & Criminal Justice Social Sciences


Unnes Law Journal (Unnes L.J.) is a double-blind peer-reviewed legal journal (ISSN Print 2252-6536 ISSN Online 2722-4503) publishes research and review papers concerning to Legal Studies. Unnes L.J. published biannually by the Faculty of Law, Universitas Negeri Semarang on April & October. Focus and ...