Title

Probabilistic reporting in criminal cases in the United States: A baseline study

Campus Units

Center for Statistics and Applications in Forensic Evidence (CSAFE)"

Document Type

Article

Publication Version

Accepted Manuscript

Publication Date

9-2020

Journal or Book Title

Science & Justice

Volume

60

Issue

5

First Page

406

Last Page

414

DOI

10.1016/j.scijus.2020.06.001

Abstract

Highlights

Forensic evidence reporting shows a high degree of adherence to prevailing disciplinary standards.

Probabilistic reporting of forensic results remains rare.

Probabilistic reports were mostly subjective verbal assignments of posterior probabilities.

Comments

This is a manuscript of an article published as Cole, Simon A., and Matt Barno. "Probabilistic reporting in criminal cases in the United States: A baseline study." Science & justice: journal of the Forensic Science Society 60, no. 5 (2020): 406-414. Posted with permission of CSAFE.

Copyright Owner

Elsevier B.V.

Language

en

File Format

application/pdf

Published Version

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