Stephanie Hoover

Listen Now - Season 1, Episode 9, July 20, 2020:
The History of Fingerprints in Criminal Investigation

The History of Fingerprints - Show Notes:


The following documents, exhibits and topics are mentioned in this podcast episode.


1) Joseph Faurot, the first man to elevate fingerprints to reliable courtroom evidence:



2) An early 20th century fingerprinting kit:



3) Read Stephanie's feature article (on which this episode was based) on her history-tainment website Clouded in Mystery.