Chapter 6. Transfer Evidence

  1. Franco Taroni1,
  2. Colin Aitken2,
  3. Paolo Garbolino3 and
  4. Alex Biedermann4

Published Online: 16 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0470091754.ch6

Bayesian Networks and Probabilistic Inference in Forensic Science

Bayesian Networks and Probabilistic Inference in Forensic Science

How to Cite

Taroni, F., Aitken, C., Garbolino, P. and Biedermann, A. (2006) Transfer Evidence, in Bayesian Networks and Probabilistic Inference in Forensic Science, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470091754.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Lausanne, Switzerland

  2. 2

    University of Edinburgh, UK

  3. 3

    IUAV University, Venice, Italy

  4. 4

    University of Lausanne and Federal Office of Police, Berne, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 17 FEB 2006

Book Series:

  1. Statistics in Practice

Book Series Editors:

  1. Vic Barnett

Series Editor Information

  1. Nottingham Trent University, UK

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470091739

Online ISBN: 9780470091753

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Keywords:

  • transfer evidence;
  • cross-transfer and missing evidence;
  • one-stain scenario evaluation;
  • elicitation of probability;
  • transfer evidence assessment;
  • cross- or two-way transfer of evidential material;
  • traditional likelihood ratio formulae;
  • missing evidence

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Assessment of transfer evidence under crime level propositions

  • Assessment of transfer evidence under activity level propositions

  • Cross- or two-way transfer of evidential material

  • Increasing the level of detail of selected nodes

  • Missing evidence