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​Ruth Buckley is Lecturer in Crime Scene Investigation, teaching on the BA Forensic Studies. She has a BSc in Archaeology and an MSc in Forensic Archaeological Science, both from University College London.

Ruth has been an operational Forensic Practitioner since 2001 and is an experienced examiner, having dealt with all crime types. She has also presented evidence in court on numerous occasions.


  • Buckley, R. 2016. Postmortem fingerprinting and unidentified human remains by Marzena Mulawka, reviewed in CSEye, April 2016.
  • Buckley, R & Langley, A. 2012. Aspects of crime scene management. In N. Marquez-Grant and J. Roberts (Eds) Forensic Ecology Handbook from crime scene to court, Wiley Blackwell, pp 7 – 22.
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