Forensics lab dissects the tech | Charleston Daily Mail

Tuesday August 9, 2011

by Zack Harold, Daily Mail staff

As with everything else, crime is moving online. And thanks to experts at the West Virginia State Police Digital Forensics Unit, there’s a new way to dust for fingerprints.


Cpl. Robert Boggs runs the unit’s Huntington lab, housed in the Marshall University Forensic Science Center.


A self-confessed geek, Boggs has been hunting down and catching digital criminals since 2006. He was the only investigator in the lab at the time. He now has help from Chris Vance, the Huntington unit’s mobile forensics expert, as well as university graduate students…

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