FINGERPRINT DETECTION, CAPTURE & ENHANCEMENT

Recognised for innovation in the field of latent fingerprints, our product range includes advanced systems for the development of fingerprints using traditional time honored methods alongside new and novel techniques developed exclusively by Foster + Freeman.

 

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Fingerprint Photography Workstations

Foster + Freeman fingerprint imaging workstations provide comprehensive facilities for the detection, capture, and enhancement of fingerprints on any surface or background to ensure that maximum detail is revealed. 

DCS 5 fingerprint imaging workstation  Crime-lite Imager for fingerprint enhancement

DCS®5

Our highest specification system, DCS 5 is the complete UV-Vis-IR fingerprint photography workstation

 

Crime-lite® Imager

Easy-to-use and highly effective semi-automated capture and enhancement system.

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NEW Fingermark Screening Tool

The first dual Long Wave Reflected-UV/Infrared imaging tool for the detection and photography of fingermarks without the need for chemical treatment; an innovation that has the potential to save hundreds of laboratory man hours.

   

Crime-lite MLD

Search for and mark-up fingerprints on evidence using simultaneous Longwave Reflected-UV and Infrared imaging

 

Evidence screening

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Fingerprint Imaging Accessory

An innovative new accessory for use with the Crime-lite Imager and DCS fingerprint Imaging systems, the Cylindrical Surface Un-wrapper (CSU) enable the forensic examiner to extract 2D images of fingerprints from a 3D cylindrical surface.

   

CSU Cylindrical Surface Un-wrapper

Un-wrap 2D images of fingerprints on cylindrical surfaces including pens, bullets, pipes, tubes, tools etc.

 

CSU-bullets

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Fingerprint Fuming Systems

Our latest and most advanced range of cyanoacrylate fuming systems designed and manufactured to guarantee reliable consistent performance.

MVC cyanoacrylate fuming chambers  MVClite portable fingerprint fuming chamber  
SUPERfume CSI fingerprint fuming kit

MVC®/D Range

A range of cyanoacrylate fuming cabinets for the development of latent fingerprints.

MVC®lite

Compact, portable chamber for the safe & controlled development of fingerprints at the crime scene

SUPERfume

Fingerprint fuming system designed for the treatment of whole rooms, garages, and vehicles etc.

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Novel Fingerprint Enhancement Techniques

Foster + Freeman's continued research and development in the field of fingerprint evidence has resulted in new techniques for the enhancement of latent prints on difficult surfaces. 

Thermal Fingerprint Development  Anti-Stokes Visualisation of fingerprints

TFD-2

For the detection and visualization of latent fingerprints on paper using thermal development.

 

Crime-lite® ASV

Bench-top viewing enclosure for the safe IR stimulation of anti-Stokes fingerprint powders.

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Fingerprint Treatments

Developed in-house at Foster + Freeman, these exclusive treatments offer many advantages over traditional chemical processes.

IR fluorescent fingerprint dusting powder

 PolyCyano UV fingerprint stain

 

fpNatural® Powders

Non-toxic and safe-to-use IR fluorescent fingerprint powders.

PolyCyano UV

A one-stage chemical staining process that provides a fast effective alternative to cyanoacrylate. 

 

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FINGERPRINT TECHNOLOGY

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FINGERPRINT TRAINING COURSES

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