The term forensic is derived from the Latin term “forensic” which means “of or before the forum”.
Forensic Science is a multidisciplinary field that encomp**es various subjects like chemistry, biology, psychology, and engineering for application of the scientific knowledge & methodology in areas such as criminal investigations and legal issues. Most of the work revolves around criminal cases, but sometimes it also applies in civil case proceedings.
From DNA Sampling to blood pattern ****ysis to firearms ****ysis, the world of forensic science offers various interesting career paths. Though much forensic work applies to criminal cases, sometimes it applies to civil proceedings as well.