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Processing a Crime Scene

- There are several steps that need to be taken in order to process a crime scene. Some of the steps include: securing the scene, a detailed search, documenting the crime scene, collecting and preserving evidence, and finally releasing the scene. All of the following steps are crucial to avoid any possible contamination or otherwise compromise the scene before it can be released. Few, if any additional opportunities exist when processing a crime scene, so the first time is most pertinent. First responders play a crucial role in the establishment of a crime scene....   [tags: Crime Scene Investigation]

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Dramatic Scene Illustrated in Shakespeare's King Lear - Storm Scene

- Shakespeare’s King Lear offers its audience an impossible number of dramatic and memorable scenes, but I have chosen the storm scenes in Act III Scenes 1, 2 and 4 as my key dramatic scenes. The storm provides a dramatic centre to the play. It is used to bring about change, to represent Lear’s inner unrest, to symbolise the power of nature and to expose the play’s characters under the intolerant conditions of thunder and lightning. The scenes in which the storm takes place are very different to those which precede and follow them....   [tags: literary techniques, scene analysis]

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Word and Deed in Hamlet’s Death Scene

- The very act of engaging with fiction necessitates recognizing the possibilities and the limits of words. The audience of, for example, Hamlet obviously recognizes that the aim of words is not always to accurately describe reality. Yet, this recognition brings along with it a frightening realization: even when one tries, it is next to impossible to use words to accurately describe reality. In his 1951 article The Word In Hamlet, John Paterson argues that this crisis alarms Hamlet because of its relation to the greater chasm between appearance and substance; and that the crisis is ultimately solved by a reunion of word and deed in the play’s end....   [tags: hamlet, john paterson, death scene]

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Crime Scene Investigating and Processing

- Crime Scene Investigating and Processing Throughout the course of this paper I am going to talk about crime scene investigating, as well as, crime scene processing. I will talk about what a crime scene is what makes it a crime scene. That happens at a crime scene, also, what to look for at a crime scene. I will talk about who is involved in processing a crime scene and when or if other jurisdictions need to be brought in. The first thing that happens when there is a crime being reported is the police are notified by the dispatcher....   [tags: Crime Scene Forensics Essays]

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The Change in Psychological Behavior in Act 2 Scene 2 of Macbeth

- In Shakespeare’s, Macbeth Act 2 Scene 2 is a crucial part of the play, because of the off staging of Duncan’s murder shifts the focus onto Lady Macbeth and Macbeth, as well as revealing the psychological behavioral changes and how the scene affected these two characters. The scene eventually leads to the deterioration of Lady Macbeth and Macbeth. In this scene Macbeth kills Duncan and almost immediately after the deed is done, he starts to develop a guilty conscience. Also throughout this scene Lady Macbeth shows her confidence because she takes control and shows that she is the dominant figure in their relationship....   [tags: Macbeth Act 2 Scene 2]

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Henry James’ The Golden Bowl, The American Scene, and the New York Edition

- Henry James’ The Golden Bowl, The American Scene, and the New York Edition In the letter he wrote to Scribner's in 1905 proposing that he "furnish" each volume of his forthcoming deluxe edition with a preface, Henry James portrayed his novels and stories as disenfranchised beings patiently awaiting a "chance" for their cause to be righted. James would be their advocate and the prefaces the texts with which he would demonstrate his novels' worth (367). In this paper I will argue that the writing of The Golden Bowl and The American Scene were essential precedents and complements to this project of self-vindication....   [tags: American Scene]

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Role of the Crime Scene Examiner

- Role of the Crime Scene Examiner Role As Pepper (2010) notes, the role of the crime scene investigator is incorrectly portrayed in the media. He explains how the general image portrayed in the media is of detectives carrying out crime scene investigations in large groups, with little protective clothing. In reality CSIs, or crime scene examiners, often work on their own and know the great importance of protective clothing. A number of roles required by a CSI have been identified and include; photography or videos of the scene, victims and property, search and recovery of physical evidence, fingerprints and palm prints, packaging and storage of evidence to prevent contamination as well as a...   [tags: physical evidence, fingerprints and palm prints]

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Analysis of a Scene in The Moulin Rouge

- Cinematography is the art or technique of motion-picture photography. The Moulin Rouge is a visually striking film, which incorporates brilliant elements of cinematography. One scene in particular that captures the brilliance of the cinematographer is the scene within which the “Unconscious Argentinean” takes it upon himself to explain the situation with an incredible, tango, adaptation of The Police’s song “Roxanne.” The lighting and other elements of this are gorgeous, as they eloquently convey the dark emotions of the situation: “Jealousy, anger, betrayal.” The different elements of cinematography, specifically, color, lighting, and the use of camera angles, bring to life the emotions, a...   [tags: Cinematography, Moulin Rouge]

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Analysis of Scene in the Middle of the Night

- In our scene from Middle of the Night, There are two characters; Betty and Marilyn. My character Betty is in her room getting ready for a date when Marilyn walks in. Marilyn is a very close friend of Betty’s and has been for six years. Betty and Marilyn seem like the kind of friends who are close because they are in similar circumstances. They are both married woman in their mid twenties who go shopping for their family’s together and talk about marital gossip. Their friendship is almost effortless because it is so natural and apart of their daily routine....   [tags: friends, conversation, decision, marital, divorce]

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A Career as a Crime Scene Investigator

- Crime scene investigators, also known as CSIs, have played an essential role in protecting citizens, by proving who is guilty, and who is innocent. CSIs use a large amount of Science and Math skills to solve crimes, resulting in a decent income. They are specialized in forensic science in order to examine crime scenes and recover important evidence (Career Cruising). CSIs must photograph/sketch crime scenes, take measurements, make observations, testify against criminals in court, and collect, pack, label, document, and analyze evidence (Career Cruising)....   [tags: legal issues, citizen protection]

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The Opening Scene Of Blade Runner

- The opening scene of Blade Runner and the scene of L.A. are both shot very well. The opening scene settles the viewer into the film by creating the mood and theme of a dystopian world. The first scene also explains what has happened before the time period that the movie takes place in so the audience knows what is going on. The L.A. scene expands on the first scene’s exposition by using subtle elements to explain what is currently going on in the city. The opening scene and L.A. scene both convey certain themes with the type of music they use and the images they present....   [tags: Audience theory, Audience, Sound, Dystopia]

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Gathering the Facts at the Crime Scene

- The excitement of watching a beautiful well-dressed medical examiner or forensic examiner in stiletto heels hovering over a homicide victim is quite thrilling for television. However, in the reality solving homicides is not as one would see on their favorite police show. As mention previous, the intrigue with police shows on television make it difficult to found a jury that have not seen those type show. Therefore, the court system has a problem obtaining a guilty verdict because jurors wrongfully acquit guilty defendants when no scientific evidence has been presented, as they have seen on television....   [tags: Law Enforcement]

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The Hair Found At The Crime Scene

- Results The hair found at the crime scene consisted of three people: Suspect One, Suspect Two, and the Victim’s hair. Although the hair belonged to different people, there was similarities between the hairs. And of course, the hairs had their differences. The hairs all varied in sizes (length and width), colors, and overall appearances. Picking up the hairs (when preparing the slide for the microscope), you could tell that some clumps were thicker than others. But that could be because of how the hair was cut....   [tags: Green, Color, Red, Difference]

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The Local Music Scene in Reykjavik

- Music is an important aspect of all cultures. Studying the music created by another culture allows us to learn about other peoples’ values and belief systems, their religious practices, and their social interactions with each other and with their social institutions (Hood, 1971; Titon, et. al, 2008). Analyzing the music of another culture also expands our general knowledge of other people which is especially important in an age of globalization where the achievements of one culture may influence the values, beliefs, and social institutions of another....   [tags: the work of Björk]

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Importance Of The First Scene In Macbeth

- The first scene in Macbeth plays a vital role.We as the readers are introduced to the three Witches.The witches were believed to be attendants of the devil who had sold their souls to be given the possession of evil powers.The presence of the witches sets the tone for the rest of the tragic play. The weird sisters plan to meet Macbeth and then misguide him.We are already introduced to the tragic protagonist Macbeth via the witches.He is the target of the threesome who have almost already seen into his soul.The readers are left bewildered as to why Macbeth has been singled out in this manner?the witches have realized that it will easier to ‘wraught’ with his ’mettle’ as he is the more pliabl...   [tags: William Shakespeare]

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The Explanation of Design in a Scene

- Explanation of design OPENING and MENU On scene 1, a short opening of the storyline of the movie will appear gradually, using text and images with different effects like brightness, tint, alpha… The introduction aims to make a favorable impression of the movie and hence stimulate users' interest. Also, users can save time by clicking SKIP button to enter the MENU page. The scene will stop at the image of the royal family tapestry, which at the same time is a button that gives users the choice whether to continue....   [tags: image, story, characters, effect]

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The Scene Of Alex And Travis Meet

- The first scene that this essay will be focusing on is the initial scene where Alex and Travis meet. Travis will come into the diner to ask if they have any available openings, and he will immediately be offered a job because they are slammed. When he walks in he will be wearing his signature leather jacket and red Chuck Taylor’s. He will immediately draw all the attention because all the customers and other employees will be dressed in neutral colors that do not pop at all on the screen. His shoes will be bright and have no appearance of dirt or any wear and tear....   [tags: Red, Color, Bow tie, Dress shirt]

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The Duties of Crime Scene Investigators

- Thanks to media, Crime Scene Investigator is a popular television show worldwide. The televised murder series has caused increased interest in the world of examining crime scenes. However, long before CSI became a hit televised series, the western civilizations were finding their own way to solve crimes using science through collecting, identifying and analyzing evidence. Many people would say that the Romans were the first for many things. In 44 B.C., a Roman physician, Antistius performed the first autopsy on the famous Juilius Caesar....   [tags: Forensic, Evidence]

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Quote And Scene Of Steve Jobs

- Quote/Scene Steve Jobs is in a meeting about his upcoming computer, Lisa, and he asks how the fonts are coming along. One of his workers, and his best programmer says that even though Jobs has been asking about the fonts for months, “it isn’t exactly a pressing issue.” Jobs and his worker strongly disagree on this. This disagreement escalates to the worker asking “are you going to fire me?”, in a considerable amount of disbelief to which Jobs yells,”no, I already fired you. Why are you still here?!” Another worker brings up that he was indeed the best programmer the company had, however Jobs says that if he didn’t share the visions necessary for the company’s growth, then he wasn’t truly v...   [tags: Steve Jobs, Apple Inc., Homebrew Computer Club]

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Analysis Of The Movie ' A Triumphant Scene '

- Camron and Kristine Cameron and Kristine are a successful couple who somewhat lets society bother their relationship. They go from being a happy couple to individually having to fight society or almost becoming casualties. Some theories that explain their plea would be entropy, systematic desensitization and precognitive. Entropy Entropy is the “natural tendency of a system to progress toward disorganization, depletion and, in essence, death.” After the incident with the police officers, Cameron was slowly breaking down, until towards the end of the movie, Cameron was about to let himself get killed....   [tags: Classical conditioning, Behaviorism]

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Home Invasion Of Crime Scene

- Home Invasion Crime Scene As a detective, you have just been called to the scene of a crime, following a reporting of a home invasion burglary, in which a juvenile female has been raped. The victim has been transported to the hospital. The suspect was caught running from the scene, attempting to get into his car. Drugs and a running computer were visible on the front seat of the vehicle, in which you suspect was attempting to be used as a getaway from the crime scene. What do you perform, and in what order of operations....   [tags: Victim, The Victim, Police, Forensic evidence]

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Exploring The Atmosphere And Visualize The Scene

- Coming to the end of this class I have learned a lot about what it takes to make a piece of literature leave you feeling a certain way. A lot goes into setting up a atmosphere in a story because you are not really seeing it in front of your face so you must imagine it. The author wants you to imagine a certain scene and feel a certain way through their words and descriptions. An important component to making a reader understand the atmosphere and visualize the scene is by the setting. Setting is where a specific event is taking place....   [tags: Fiction, Novel, Short story, W. H. Auden]

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An Opportunity For Crime Scene Analyst

- Throughout the years technology has come an extensive way, resulting in the Criminal Justice System to improve their ways to catch criminals. One of these ways includes, DNA Fingerprinting. This reveals an opportunity for Crime Scene Analyst to have a greater possibility to capture criminals; a greater chance than fingerprints itself. Alec Jeffery, discovered the differences regarding DNA in 1984 at the University of Leicester. Jeffery had attended school at Merton College and reportedly studied biochemistry and genetics, after his studies the individual decided to teach at the University of Leicester, the professor taught Genetics and was rewarded the name of Research Professor....   [tags: DNA, DNA profiling, Alec Jeffreys, Crime]

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The Death Of A Crime Scene

- Scar Tissue When first approaching a crime scene what is the first thing one notices. Is it the tape keeping observers out. Is it the mass of bystanders crowding around for a peek of the action, for a look at the police. Perhaps one notices the victim,the wound inflicted, or even the source of injury itself. Still, others don’t even bother to stop, unaffected by the misfortune of others. What some don’t realize, though, is that high school can be directly compared to a crime scene. While others merely approach the scene, I am the victim, I am the yellow tape, I am the investigators trying to figure out what the hell went wrong....   [tags: High school, Debut albums, High School Musical]

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Accident Team At The Scene Of The Incident

- Investigation The accident team arrived at the scene of the incident, finding the aircraft located in a lagoon, with the exception of the right wing tip, which was located in a tree at the southern edge. After assessing the wreckage the aircraft and components were removed for further examination. Initial examination revealed that there was no apparent damage to either engine that would have constituted a failure of either one. “No thermal distress or fire damage was observed on either the left or right engine or exhaust manifolds” (Board, 2014)....   [tags: Left-wing politics, Right-wing politics]

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Scene Analysis of "The Green Mile"

- The film The Green Mile was originally written by Stephen King and later directed by Frank Darabont. It is based on the guards and inmates of a penitentiary’s Death Row during the great depression. There is a certain monotony that comes with working on Death Row and Paul Edgecomb, played by Tom Hanks, has become numb to the fact that he is paid to take lives; that is until John Coffey gets sentenced to death and is sent to Paul’s “green mile”. John Coffey is a very large black man that was accused of rape and murder of two little girls, and in the 1930’s having charges like that brought upon you was grounds for the death penalty, especially for a black man in the south....   [tags: Green Mile, Frank Darabont, directors, ]

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The Civil War Scene Of Lincoln

- As soaked Confederate and the Union fighters charged towards each other in the pitfall of muddy water, the Civil War scene of Lincoln was set. Although many movies based in the 19th century focused on the Civil War, Steven Spielberg, director of Lincoln, decided to take a unique perspective on the period by focusing on the debate over the Thirteenth Amendment. This historical drama, however, developed into a two-and-a-half hour movie with tedious dialog and historical inaccuracies. An hour-and-a-half documentary could have better served the former president and the Thirteenth Amendment....   [tags: American Civil War, Abraham Lincoln, Slavery]

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Hamlet 's Scene With The Play

- Gaby Mosseri Ms. Cohen Hamlet Essay- scene with the play William Shakespeare’s Hamlet is filled with many schemes and situations that are a challenge to interpret. The play centers around Hamlet, whose uncle murdered his father and married his mother. Certainly no one could blame Hamlet for appearing a little bit crazy after having to deal with that type of trauma. There are several times during Hamlet when Prince Hamlet appears to be crazy. What makes assessing the prince’s mental state more challenging is the fact that Prince Hamlet sets up a play within the play to expose his uncle for killing his father....   [tags: Hamlet, Gertrude, Characters in Hamlet]

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LSD And The '60s Music Scene

- In the sixties, the psychedelic music scene was at its prime and the world was full of hippies. During this time, drugs were a very popular part of the hippie culture and the prevalence of LSD helped to create the distinct genre of psychedelic music known as psychedelic of acid rock. Many bands and artists such as Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane, The Beatles, The Byrds, and Jimi Hendrix, were heavily influenced by LSD, which led to the creation of some great music. This decade was full of adventure, music, sex, drugs, and exploration, which was all made possible due to this powerfully triply drug....   [tags: Psychedelic Music, Woodstock]

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The Music Of Hip Hop Scene

- Listen to any pop radio station and soon enough, one will hear Iggy Azalea’s distinctive and unmistakable rapping, using, what has starting being referred to as her “blaccent”. Azalea has been under fire, especially after winning her first Grammy, for her vocals that resemble more of a voice of an African-American female rather than a style from her original birthplace, Australia. Many critics reject Azalea and believe she is placing herself in a culture she doesn’t belong in. For years, the hip-hop scene has been dominated by the African-American race....   [tags: African American, Black people, Race]

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The Crime Scene Of A Homicide

- Since homicide is a crime in which a life has been ended, it is highly important the investigation surrounding a homicide be taken seriously and be completed effectively. That is, it is critical for the investigator(s), and other branches of the investigation, to be highly trained in preserving a crime scene, as well as interpreting the evidence left at a crime scene, or surrounding the investigation. There are various techniques available to aid in the examination of a homicide crime scene, but none more importantly than what could be told be the body....   [tags: Murder, Serial killer, Spree killer, Ted Bundy]

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The Crime Scene - Original Writing

- The bus was right down the road from my house, I could see red and blue lights flashing against the trees. I remember thinking “someone is in trouble” until we pulled up to my house and that 's where the lights were. I stepped off of the bus and cops had flooded my entire driveway. As I was walking past the officers were just staring at me and I could not figure out why. The inside of my house was completely destroyed: beds were flipped upside down, clothes were strown everywhere, and cabinets were emptied....   [tags: Family, English-language films, Mind, Mother]

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Scene Analysis : 28 Days

- Scenes that Relate to Class Material The movie 28 days, relates perfectly to Psychology, since many psychological disorders are displayed. The movie focuses on addictions and how to overcome them. Scene 1 The movie starts out with Gwen and her boyfriend Jasper waking up late for her sister wedding. Gwen and Jasper show up 45 minutes late, which makes the bride lashes out and tell her own sister that she is hard to love. This makes Gwen, pop pills and chug a glass of champagne, before the ceremony....   [tags: Mental disorder, Psychology, Alcoholism]

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The Gym, As a Social Scene

- Although fitness centers and gyms may appear to be a place to break a sweat and work out with the intention of not being seen without makeup and in grungy clothes, this may not be the case, in particular when it comes to college gyms. Contrary to the findings Tamara L. Black displayed in her dissertation for the degree Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology from the University of California in Los Angeles, in which she depicts the situation of the classical fitness center as exercise dominated, after observations made while participating in the Boston College Recreational Complex, fitness centers may be more heavily focused on expressing sexual and social relations than for health related issues....   [tags: Sociology]

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LSD and the '60s Music Scene

- In the sixties, the psychedelic music scene was at its prime and the world was full of hippie musicians that loved to drop acid and create some of the most interesting and innovative music known to man. During this time, drugs were a very popular part of the hippie culture and the prevalence of LSD helped to create the distinct genre of psychedelic music known as psychedelic or acid rock. Many bands and artists such as Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane, The Beatles, and The Byrds were heavily influenced by LSD, which led to the creation of some very popular music....   [tags: drugs, hippie culture, psychedelic music]

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Police Brutality And The Crime Scene

- Police Brutality In all over the world police brutality takes many forms. Some are indirect and other are pulling the strings from behind the crime scene, to put innocent for a crime that was never done. As right now the U.S is finding a solution to end this, which includes Black vs cops or the overuse of force. As long as we know police brutality been around for centuries and haven’t been solve yet but with the effort of everyone. One of the greatest problem that the U.S has is the police brutality....   [tags: Police, Police brutality, Police officer]

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Hardcore Music And The Punk Scene

- In the second half of this course on politics and popular culture, we have assessed how music can either reinforce or resist the political status quo, and the significance of political depictions of zombies in film and literature. Drawing from examples from these two categories, I will critically assess what I learned about politics from these sources, as well as what they can teach us about the political significance of popular culture. Through studying the intersections of music and political culture, punk adamantly resists the political status quo, while country music often reinforces it; zombie depictions in film and literature are useful in understanding international relations and fore...   [tags: Rock music, Punk rock, Punk subculture]

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Criminal Profiling And Crime Scene

- Analysis of Crime Scene Variables By examining the actions of the crime scene experts in the field of offender profiling use their knowledge to create personality characteristics on a suspect of a crime. The profilers are hopeful that the profile they give to the authorities working on the crime scene will help in eliminating defendants to allow the law enforcement agency to narrow down the suspect pool. This paper will analyze an article that was published called A Theoretical Review of the Process Involved in Deriving Background Characteristics from Crime Scene Actions....   [tags: Federal Bureau of Investigation, Crime]

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Romeo and Juliet's Balcony Scene

- William Shakespeare's highly acclaimed play 'Romeo and Juliet' explores 'two star-crossed' lovers declaring undying love for one another, juxtaposing the hate and the violence of the two feuding households. Their forbidden love leads to tragic consequences, such as their 'untimely death'. However, against the backdrop of hate blood and 'mutiny' lies the pure, innocent love of Romeo and Juliet. The plays most famous love scene, act 2 scene 2, shows these young lovers expressing an undying love. This beautiful and poetic scene has a thrilling element of danger, this is because Romeo is placing his life on the line by being in the Capulet orchard just to see his love Juliet....   [tags: Shakespearean Literature]

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Is Fingerprinting A Crime Scene?

- Fingerprinting A pale, water-filled body washes up on a lonely stretch of an open beach in a non-rural area. A car accident takes the life of a driver or passenger during a short trip home or perhaps to a store nearby. A massive fire is caught in a methamphetamine lab and devastates an apartment building or a home. A boyfriend or girlfriend murders their significant other and frames them for committing suicide. A child shows up missing for months and is later found dead in the middle of deep woods....   [tags: Fingerprint, Forensic evidence, Crime]

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LSD and the Psychedelic Scene

- ... Once again on April 19th he purposely ingested 250 µg (an extremely small amount) of the substance and tripped the whole way home on his bicycle. From the ‘40s through the ‘60s LSD was experimented with by psychiatrists and the government. While psychiatrists could not find any legitimate medical purposes for the drug, the government determined that it could be used to control large groups of people. In the ‘60s, the drug became very popular with the help of Timothy Leary and it spread around the United States and the United Kingdom like wildfire....   [tags: lysergic acid diethylamide]

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Literacy Behind The Scene Literacy

- Literacy Behind the Scene Literacy is a word that has multiple meanings behind it. Every individual will have their own definition of what literacy is and how it affects society today. Literacy in a nutshell is anything that is recognized, read, or even just being understood by an individual. This can be in written form, by the use of symbols, and oral communication. Without literacy the world would fall apart at its seams. Everyday tasks would be impossible to be completed. Tasks as simple as going to the grocery store would be impossible....   [tags: Writing, Literacy, Communication, Writing system]

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The Latin American Music Scene

- The Latin American music scene is an amazingly diverse, engaging and entertaining music culture. Thomas (2011) explains, “…Latin American music has engaged in ongoing dialogue and cultural exchange that has profoundly affected music making in Europe and the United States and, more recently, in Africa and Asia as well”. This paper will be describing different aspects of the music culture from its musical features, to the historical aspect of this interesting music culture. Also, I will discuss a personal experience with Latin American music....   [tags: Indigenous peoples of the Americas, Latin America]

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Becoming a Crime Scene Investigator

- I was sitting in the old rickety chair that looked as if it had been there for five years. The smell of gunpowder hung in the morning air as I leaned over the rifle rest. My finger wrapped around the trigger as my eye focused through the scope of my grandfather’s Springfield ’03. I took a deep breath and let half out. My finger tightened on the trigger as I awaited the recoil and crack of the gunpowder igniting. Finally, when my finger’s pull was enough to move the trigger, the gun went off. Moments like this are why I love shooting guns....   [tags: Personal Experience, Autobiography]

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The Long Beach Skate Scene

- Skateboarding has always been a lively sport that many love doing and use as a stress reliever or a safe place. It’s a sport that brings a sense of unity to everyone who’s in it and proves to be seen as family to many. But with the stigma skaters have, they’re seen as punks and are often harassed. This can cause many young skateboarders to be stolen from, abused, left out, or even worse. While our ever changing society evolves, it’s time that the stigma against skaters evolves with it. “The Long Beach skate scene has created a small community of skaters, who think of each other as an extended family—something many kids don’t have.” (Villa 1)....   [tags: Skateboarding, Skateboard, Juvenile delinquency]

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Securing the Crime Scene

- When the call comes in that a crime has been committed, the police are dispatched to the crime scene. When the police arrive on scene, they need to take control by apprehending any suspects and looking for witnesses/victims. If the scene is not safe, the first responders must secure the area. If anyone is hurt, they should call for medical personnel as soon as possible. The first police officer on scene is usually in charge until a criminal investigator arrives on scene. Depending on the crime committed, the crime scene could be as small as the interior room of a building or as large as the whole neighborhood....   [tags: Crime ]

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Mise En Scene Analysis

- Mise en scene is a French theatrical term meaning “placing on stage,” or more accurately, the arrangement of all visual elements of a theatrical production within a given playing area or stage. The exact area of a playing area or stage is contained by the proscenium arch, which encloses the stage in a picture frame of sorts. However, the acting area is more ambiguous and acts with more fluidity by reaching out into the auditorium and audience. Whatever the margins of the stage may be, mise en scene is a three dimensional continuation of the space an audience occupies consisting of depth, width, and height....   [tags: gravity movie, placing on stage, motion picture]

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Singapore's Independent Music Scene

- As Singapore’s indie, or independent, music scene grows, a prominent problem surfaces: Singaporean indie bands and musicians are underrated and not given enough opportunities in their homeland. This paper explains why there is a need for more opportunities to be accorded to indie musicians. Indie music is “music [that is] produced and funded by any band or label not affiliated with … major corporate labels like Sony or Epic”. (Andrews, 2006, para. 4). A few factors have resulted in indie music gaining popularity worldwide over the years....   [tags: Music]

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Analysis of the Movie Ali Directed by Michael Mann

- ... This scene is also my favorite because it shows Muhammad Ali’s ability to overcome adversity. During the fight Ali was dominating Liston and clearly the leader in the fight, when Liston put something on his glove to attempt to temporarily blur Ali’s vision. As Ali was visually impaired Liston began to dominate the fight and nearly knockout Ali. Ali’s endurance and confidence helped to keep him stable in the fight until he regained his vision and knocked Sonny Liston out. I believe that this scene foreshadows that Ali will be forced to overcome many obstacles in his life during his boxing career....   [tags: plot, scene, production, theme]

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Nature in the Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthrone

- It may serve, let us hope, to symbolize some sweet moral blossom, that may be found along the track, or relieve the darkening close of a tale of human frailty and sorrow. ~Hawthorne Nathaniel Hawthorne portrays Nature predominantly throughout his novel, The Scarlet Letter. He sets the scene, the tone, and the mood of the story by opening the book, making reference to the prison - house “the black flower of civilized  society... the cemetery,” and an unsightly grass-plot with overgrown weeds “much overgrown with burdock, pigweed, apple-Peru, and such unsightly vegetation” and a beautiful wild rose-bush that he says, “it may serve to symbolize some sweet moral blossom, that may be found along...   [tags: scene, tone, mood]

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Fingerprint as Personal Identification: The Bertillion Formula

- Fingerprints can be analyzed and matched to specific individuals. And because no one else in the world has the same fingerprints as us, it is guaranteed that any prominent prints can place a certain individual at the scene. Another distinctive characteristic of fingerprints is that they never change, from the day your born to the day you die, you are stuck with them. So by analyzing prints found at a crime, we are able to link a suspect or witness. By now we have a database that carries at least 700 million prints....   [tags: fbi, crime scene investigation]

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Class Interview with Scenic Designer Kate Miller

- Scenic Designer, Karen Miller, has designed over one hundred theatrical productions and various scenic projects dealing with theme parks and local theatres. She attained her Masters of Fine Arts from the Mason Gross School of Arts at Rutgers University in New Jersey. In a successful attempt to broaden her skills and knowledge through experience, she was a freelance designer for approximately ten years. Currently, Ms. Miller is the as Vice President of Design and Construction for SRO Associates in which she has been tasked in large construction projects including designing shows at Six Flags Fiesta Texas and Sea World....   [tags: scene, design, complex, environment]

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Do Horror Films Mirror Our Society’s Fears and Social Problems?

- Do horror films mirror our society’s fears and social problems. Horror movies gives audiences a jolt of fear as the most frightening scene takes place on screen, but is that scene of horror connected to the horrors of our everyday life. The problems we fear everyday are coming alive on the big screen. Creators of these films are cleverly disguise our fears of isolation, change, and the unknown into their films. Or do we as a society have a sick need to have these fears scare us. Throughout the years of film history movie monsters have mirrored our social problems and fears; as our society changes through the years so do the monsters on the big screen....   [tags: film analysis, frightening scene]

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Grunge: The Musical Revolution that Changed America

- ... Front-man Kurt Cobain still holds a place as a music icon, and it is the general opinion that his demise in 1994 was also the demise of grunge music. Grunge was extremely different from the other genres of music that were popular in the 1980s and 1990s, both musically and thematically. Grunge possessed a strong melodic quality, despite its slightly distorted sound. Unlike other forms of rock during that time, it did not seem to center on guitar solos. It also did not share the same lyrical themes as punk and metal....   [tags: Seattle music scene, fashion]

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Seven Mistakes in Suicide Investigations

- ... The use of a standardized form will make certain that all available relevant information will be gathered and documented. Such information will be useful later for the psychological autopsy. In addition, Geberth (2013, p. 56) says to establish if the death is suicidal in nature it is necessary to apply two more basic investigative considerations: (1) the presence of the weapon or means of death at the scene; and (2) injuries or wounds that are obviously self-inflicted or could have been inflicted by the deceased....   [tags: court, evidence, scene, mistake]

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Criminal Justice and Forensic Science

- Many factors determine why a criminal does what they do and victims have been left helplessly with no answer for many years. Many criminals will start with small petty crimes with as little as a slap on the wrist, but then they believe that they can get away with something a little more once again with no punishment until they have gotten so good at lying that it is second nature. Crimes happen right under our noses as a house wife has everyone excited about her 4th pregnancy, while she is planning when, why, the excuse, the lies, and how she is going to get rid of the child....   [tags: Crime Scene Investigator, Criminals]

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Forensic Science: Stopping the Crime

- ... If needed the greater the number of independent factors such as polymorphic protein and blood group that can be identified in a given blood sample. This information can be used to clarify whether associate or disassociate a particular bloodstain with a given individual ^1 And also scientists should concern about the blood stain pattern analysis. The first step of this analysis is to understand the way in which particular bloodstain patterns have arisen. Bloodstain patterns at crime scene to help reconstruct the event that occurred during the commission of a crime....   [tags: evidence, investigation, crime, scene]

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Collection and Preservation of Evidence

- My team members and I received information that a man called Bob Butcher, the chairman of the ‘England for the English’ movement was planning to cause disruption at the official opening of a new Mosque in Ealing on the 19th of April 2014. Bob is a well-known man to the police, he has a number of convictions for serious assault. Ted Towser who was recently Bob Butcher’s number two approached me and told me that Bob was up to something ‘serious’ and wants nothing to do with it and he was willing to give further information about Bob’s plans....   [tags: Crime Scene Investigation]

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Journalism in War Stricken Locations

- When war erupts, the world’s media converge on the scene of battle. The bigger the battle, the more consequential the fighting, and the more involved the major power then the more media will attend. “The very nature of war,” according to journalist Kate Adie (2002), “confuses the role of the journalist” (2002). Confronted with the often horrific realities of conflict, any belief that the journalist can remain distant, remote, or unaffected by what is happening “tends to go out the window” in a hurry....   [tags: reporting on the scene of a battle]

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Severance Hall on University Circle

- ... In her memory, John Severance made several more contributions toward the halls completion, totaling 3 million. The building was dedicated in 1930, and completed in 1931, at a cost of 7 million dollars. The landmark building was recognized as one of the most modern, up-to-date concert facilities in America when it opened. Severance also has a chamber music hall, called the Reinburger Hall, which seats 400 patrons, while the main concert hall is able to seat 1,844. Before the construction of Severance Hall, the Cleveland Orchestra first performed in the much smaller Grays Armory in downtown Cleveland and then moved to the Masonic Auditorium for concerts in the 1920s’....   [tags: architecture, concerts, scene]

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War Scene

- War scene A Farewell to Arms is one of the great American novel written by Ernest Hemingway concerning his own experiences serving in the Italian campaigns during the First World War. It opens with a description of artillery-laden troops marching slowly through the rains of late summer and autumn. One of these men is an American called Frederic Henry, a volunteer ambulance driver. Henry is currently in the Italian army, at the Italian front during World War I. This novel gives brilliant depictions about the conflict’s senseless savageness and violent perplexity: the scene of the Italian army’s retreat remains one of the most intense evocations of war in American literature....   [tags: Literature Review]

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Red River Movie Review

- Red River Movie Review The 1948 Western Red River is a movie of action, romance and hardship. The main characters are Tom Dunson played by John Wayne, Wagon Driver Groot Nadine played by Walter Brennan and Adopted son of Dunson Matt Garth played by Montgomery Clift. This is a western that shows the first Cattle drive of the Chisholm Trail. In the first scene Tom Dunson was heading with a wagon train in 1851 and decides to go his own way to start a cattle ranch in Texas. His wagon driver goes along with him....   [tags: western, scene, cattle drive]

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Disaster Approach Towards A Crime Scene

- Disaster Approach In our society there has been several of occasions that have called for the need of a group of individuals to come together in order to solve a difficult problem. Over the last couple of years there has been several of times that crime scenes have called for a group of individuals to step back and take a second look at the problem at hand, while some people claim that its just people second guessing their selves and others arguing that it is an important step in properly attacking the crime scene at hand....   [tags: Gang, Crime, Fingerprint, Forensic evidence]

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Macbeth Scene Analysis

- Ross retrieving crown scene. This scene, when tied with the previous scene at the castle of Macduff, shows Ross as being a double sided character. When Polanski first suggested that Ross was the “mysterious” third assassin, we are lead to believe that Ross is like a right hand man for Macbeth. In the film, when Ross arrives at the place of Banquo's murder you can see that he is the “odd” murderer. This being that he has the highest rank and most notable title of the three men sent to do the deed of silencing Banquo....   [tags: Macbeth Essays]

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Analysis Of The Movie ' The Slave Pen Scene '

- While these flashbacks are more frequent in the first half of the film, they occur in the latter half as well. We get four in total: The first, marked in the script as the slave pen scene, shows the audience how Django got to his current place with the Speck Brothers. It’s our first glimpse at Django’s distaste for white people, and while the audience sees that Django is clearly upset with his situation, the people, the life that he’s forced to live, the script does something much more powerful....   [tags: Slavery, History of slavery, Atlantic slave trade]

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Exclusion of The Crucible Act Ⅱ Scene 2

- ... [She] ought to be given Godly looks when [she] suffer[s]...”(Page 2). Speaking so godly of herself, Abigail seems possessed when she accounts her sufferings to Proctor, although she knows John will not fall for her dramatic and insane rambling of hypocrites and voodoo dolls, yet she continues to do so. Finally, the biggest inconsistency of description of the character, John Proctor, appears when he threatens Abigail that he is not afraid of ruining both of their names to clear her wife’s name, if Abigail does not “tell the court [she is] blind to spirits” (Page 4)....   [tags: Arthur Miller play analysis]

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Analysis Of The Movie ' Mise En Scene '

- Mise-en-scéne is something that we see in movies all the time. It’s translated from French and means the staging the different aspects of a movie such as setting, lighting, subjects, or almost anything else. Any common movie, such as Inside Out, shows Mise-en-snéne in it. Three big parts of Mise-en-scéne that are shown in the movie Inside Out are cinematography, sound, and editing. Inside Out uses all of these by describing a plot in which there are feelings in our brains which connect to different memories that we can remember at any time....   [tags: Film, Emotion, Emotion and memory, Psychology]

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Collecting the Evidence From a Crime Scene

- Collecting evidence from a crime scene is a crucial aspect of solving crimes. Before evidence can be seized, there must first be a court order approving the search of the crime scene and the seizure of the evidence found at the scene. Standard protocol for officers is for them to always use latex gloves, avoid plastic bags, double wrap small objects, package each object separately, and to collect as much evidence as possible. It is better to have too much evidence than to not have enough. There are countless amounts of evidence that can be found at a crime scene....   [tags: criminology, blood stains]

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Mise En Scene : Movie Analysis

- Mise en scene is a French term that is defined as the overall point of view of a movie or the "placing on stage". In other words, it refers to the combined experience of what the viewers hear, see and think of when they watch a movie. The mise en scene of a movie catches the attention of the viewers’ moods as much as lighting, props sounds, and smells do. It alerts their emotional response system to a real-life setting, which is conveyed in the movie. Mise en scene has two significant visual components: design and composition....   [tags: Film, Horror film, Cinematography]

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Crime Scene Profiling

- History is important and gives us information on what has come before, it gives us a look back on where we have been and what we are becoming. It also reminds us where our knowledge and wisdom came from. History is for critical thinkers, it is for those who will not blindly accept what is handed to them. It is for those that would rather come to understand things. Criminal profiling came about in the late 1940’s and is mainly used by the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation). FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation), deal with highly organized crimes that local law enforcement agencies refer to them....   [tags: criminology, behavioral science]

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Scene Analysis in "A Midsummer Nights Dream"

- ‘Midsummer Nights Dream’ is one of Shakespeare’s most famous and successful plays. The play was part of Shakespeare’s early work. It was written and performed around 1595. ‘A Midsummer Nights Dream’ is a romantic comedy play; and that’s what I will be focusing on how Shakespeare creates humour in act 5 scene 1. So how does he create humour. There are many ways as to how Shakespeare creates humour; one of the main reasons is through the characters. There are there sets of characters the fairies, court and the mechanicals in this case it’s the mechanicals....   [tags: Shakespearean Literature]

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Fountain Scene Analysis in Atonment by McEwan

- We see the fountain scene in three different perspectives, in the eyes of young Briony and through Robbie and Cecilia. The scene takes place outside the Tallis estate near a fountain where Cecilia is filling up a vase with water. Robbie offers his assistance but mistakenly drops the vase causing it to shatter to pieces (McEwan 29). The vase was of very sentimental value to the Tallis family and Cecilia is very upset with Robbie. Cecilia undresses in front of Robbie to get into the fountain to pick up the broken pieces (McEwan 30)....   [tags: perspective, relationship, class]

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A Scene From The Movie For Colored Books

- For this assignment, I decided to analyze a scene from the movie For Colored Books (2010), which was based off of Ntozake Shange’s 1975 play for colored who have considered suicide / when the rainbow is enuf. The scene that I will discuss follows the “lady in yellow,” also known as Yasmine, played by Anika Noni Rose. The scene is an example of how a rapist does not have to be a stranger. This particular scene in the movie was difficult to watch for two reasons. The first being that Yasmine had invited a man, Bill, over to her home that she believed was a good man....   [tags: Rape, Sexual intercourse, Sexual assault]

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Tension in Act 1 Scene 5

- Shakespeare creates tension in Act 1 Scene 5 by making Romeo, who is a Montague go to a Capulet party. This here creates drama as the two families are enemies so this makes the audience wonder what is going to happen next. One of the ways in which Shakespeare creates tension in act 1 scene 5 is his use of dramatic irony. Dramatic irony is when the audience knows something about present or future circumstances which the characters do not have any knowledge of. For example, the audience know that Tybalt sees Romeo at the Capulet party, but Romeo does not know Tybalt has seen him.’ This, his voice should be a Montague’....   [tags: Shakespearean Literature]

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Do the Right Thing Scene Analysis

- Do the Right Thing is a dramatic comedic film that was directed by Spike Lee. The movie was released in 1989. Lee served in three capacities for the film: writer, director and producer of the movie, Ernest Dickenson was the cinematographer and Barry Alexander Brown was the film’s editor. For this film, Lee garnered together some notable actors and actresses, including Ruby Dee and Ossie Davis, Rosie Perez, Samuel L. Jackson, John Tuturro and Martin Lawrence. The setting of the movie is in Bedford-Stuyvesant; which is a neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York....   [tags: Film Analysis]

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Hamlet Act 3 Scene 1: To Be or Not To Be

- ... In Hamlet’s soliloquy shakespeare strikes home with a pivotal human concern, the validity and worthiness of life. Would it not be easier to just enter a never-ending sleep rather than “to suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune or to take arms against a sea of troubles and by opposing end them” (act 3.1. 58-60). This quote is important because Hamlet really struggles with the prospect of killing himself or if he should endure his pain and suffering so as not to risk an afterlife of eternal damnation in hell....   [tags: theatre, soliloquy, danish king]

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The Setting And The Scene : Dirge For Two Veterans

- The Setting and the Scene: Dirge for two Veterans The poem “Dirge For Two Veterans” by Walt Whitman is an emotional story of a father-son funeral during the civil war and Whitman 's interpretation. The poems basis of the agony caused by death is counteracted by the beauty of the world. Whitman conveys his emotions using tone to directly relate to his feelings and imagery to indirectly capture his raw emotions concerning the deaths of the two soldiers. The emotional drama shown in the poem “Dirge For Two Veterans” is about more than death, it is about what the tragedy and pain that is death, and the confusing struggle to find beauty and peace in the midst of it....   [tags: Emotion, Tragedy, Feeling, Poetry]

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Crime Scene Investigation

- Every week more than 60 million Americans turn their television sets to tune to the popular crime investigation drama CSI: Crime Scene Investigation or one of its countless spin offs, which have become increasingly popular among the American public (Shelton, n.d.). The show has been a top rated drama since it was first aired in 2001, it has received several Emmy nominations, and many even claimed it has lead to the considerable increase in college students studying forensic science. Recently however, despite its many achievements several newspapers and magazine articles began warning about the impact the shows influence is having on our criminal justice system; they referred to the phenomeno...   [tags: Media, TV Show]

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Juliet, Scene 5

- Act 4, Scene 5 Nurse: Mistress. Hey, mistress. Juliet. I bet she’s fast asleep. Hey, lamb. Hey, lady. You’re acting like a lazy person who lays lies in bed long after usual. Hey, love, I say. Madam. Sweetheart. Hey, bride. Why are you not responding. Take your small amounts of rest now; get a week’s worth of sleep. I bet Count Paris won’t let you rest much tomorrow night. God forgive me, marry and amen. How sound asleep she is. I need to wake her up. Madam, madam, madam. Let the count take you in your bed, I bet he will wake you up....   [tags: personal narrative]

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Police Note On Police And Crime Scene

- Police note taking is vital when it needs to be review by the defense attorney because it will help discover new things into the crime or investigation. A police report will include interviews with victims, witnesses and defendants. Photographs of the crime scene and the people involved in the case and medical, personal and criminal records of the ones involved. The ones mention above are certain but not limited to. It is very important to take good notes because at the time of appealing a case or at a time in a court we might be basing ourselves in those notes so being specific and gathering as much information as possible on the crime scene is very important....   [tags: Police, Criminal law, Law, Police officer]

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