Applicability of Forensic Science in Criminal Justice System in India With Special Emphasis on Crime Scene Investigation

Medico-Legal Desire Media and Publications, Medico-Legal Reporter, Inaugural Issue, June 2018 ISSN NO: 2347-3525

16 Pages Posted: 9 Aug 2018

Date Written: June 25, 2018

Abstract

Criminal justice system comprises of a particular division or the set of processes, bodies and institutions that plan to protect or restore the mechanism of social control. It can also be defined as ‘the organized or structured ways in which society responds to certain behaviours and people it regards as deviant, challenging, distressing, intimidating, troublesome and undesirable. Primarily, the administration of criminal justice system rest on police, prosecution, courts and prisons. These four organs are engaged in the crucial role of deterrence, recognition, prosecution, arbitration and penalization or punishing of offenders in society. An efficient criminal justice system guarantees a secure and peaceful society. In reality, the complete subsistence of an organized society depends upon good and effective criminal justice system.

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Keywords: Forensic Science, Criminal Justice System, Crime Investigation, Civil and Criminal Laws

Suggested Citation

Shali, Sonia Kaul, Applicability of Forensic Science in Criminal Justice System in India With Special Emphasis on Crime Scene Investigation (June 25, 2018). Medico-Legal Desire Media and Publications, Medico-Legal Reporter, Inaugural Issue, June 2018 ISSN NO: 2347-3525, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3220169

Sonia Kaul Shali (Contact Author)

MSHS Education ( email )

Ahmedabad, Gujarat 38oo58
India

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