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Adjustable widemouth pliers
Alcohol analysers
  • Breathalyzers
Binocular light compound microscopes
  • Compound light microscopes
Biological evidence collection kits
  • Blood collection kits
  • Deoxyribonucleic acid DNA collection kits
Biometric identification equipment
  • Fingerprint scanners
Bolt cutters
Bullet proof vests
  • Bulletproof vests
Camera lens
  • Camera lens filters
  • Orange filter lenses
  • Polarized filter lenses
  • Red filter lenses
  • Telephoto camera lenses
  • Wide angle camera lenses
  • Yellow filter lenses
Claw hammer
  • Claw hammers
Desktop computers
Digital camcorders or video cameras
  • Digital video cameras
Digital cameras
Distance meters
  • Electronic measuring devices
Fingerprint applicators or brushes
  • Fingerprint brushes
Fingerprint latent print kits
  • Fingerprint evidence kits
Footprint lifters
  • Electrostatic dust lifters
  • Impression casting kits
Footwear covers
  • Footwear protectors
Forensic magnifiers
  • Magnifying glasses
  • Ridge counters
Fume hoods or cupboards
  • Fume hoods
Gas generators
  • Power generators
Geological compasses
  • Hacksaws
Handheld thermometer
  • Handheld digital thermometers
Hazardous material protective apparel
  • Biohazard suits
Infrared lamps
  • Infrared light sources
Instant print cameras
Laboratory scalpels
  • Evidence collection scalpels
Laboratory scissors
  • Evidence scissors
Laboratory tools
  • Evidence tweezers
Laboratory vials
  • Glass evidence vials
  • Laser trajectory pointers
  • Portable lasers
Locking pliers
  • Vise grip pliers
Masks or accessories
  • Filter masks
Measuring wheels for distance
  • Distance measuring wheels
Metal detectors
Microscope slides
Narcotic test kits
  • Drug testing kits
Notebook computers
  • Laptop computers
  • Mobile data computers
Personal computers
Personal digital assistant PDAs or organizers
  • Personal digital assistants PDA
Portable data input terminals
  • Handheld evidence collection computers
Protective gloves
Pry bars
  • Automobile door handle removers
  • Crime scene rulers
Safety glasses
  • Phillips head screwdrivers
  • Straight screwdrivers
Socket sets
  • Socket wrench sets
Still cameras
  • 35 millimeter cameras
Tape measures
  • Crime scene tape measures
Two way radios
Ultraviolet UV lamps
  • High wavelength ultraviolet UV light
  • Low wavelength ultraviolet UV light
Utility knives
Wire cutters
Wood chisels


Data base user interface and query software
  • Database software
  • DataWorks Plus Digital CrimeScene
  • Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System IAFIS
  • National Crime Information Center NCIC database
  • National Integrated Ballistics Information Network NIBIN
Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop Hot technology
  • Computer aided composite drawing software
  • DeChant Consulting Services iWitness
  • DesignWare 3D EyeWitness
  • Digital Image Management Solutions Crime Scene
  • Eos Systems PhotoModeler
  • Image enhancement software
  • Microsoft Visio Hot technology
  • SmartDraw Legal
  • The CAD Zone The Crime Zone
  • Trancite Logic Systems ScenePD
  • Visual Statement Vista FX3 CSI
Internet browser software
  • Web browser software
Office suite software
  • Microsoft Office
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel Hot technology
Word processing software
  • Microsoft Word

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