LifePage Career Talk on Wildlife Forensic Science
By C P Sharma
[Senior Technical Officer in Wildlife Institute of India]
What is Wildlife Forensic Science?
C P Sharma: “Forensic science is the application of science to criminal and civil laws, mainly on the criminal side during criminal investigation, as governed by the legal standards of admissible evidence and criminal procedure. Wildlife forensic science is forensic science applied to legal issues involving wildlife.”
How I got into Wildlife Forensic Science?
C P Sharma: “After completing my B Sc in Chemistry, Botany & Zoology and M Sc in Forensic Science from Punjabi University, Patiala, I joined Wildlife Institute of India in 1994 and since then I am working at WII as a Senior Technical Officer there.”
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