Message from the Editor:

The Journal of the American Society of Trace Evidence Examiners (JASTEE) is always on the lookout for high quality contributions. If you have been sitting on a great idea for a paper, or if you presented at one of the past regional forensic association meetings or trace evidence symposia but have never written up your paper for publication, now is the time to act. Everyone benefits when these papers are published and shared with the broader community through a peer reviewed format. We have big plans for JASTEE, but we cannot do it alone, so get writing, and contact Jeremy Morris if you have any questions at

Submission questions? See JASTEE's Guide for Authors and the JASTEE Article Template.

To search all JASTEE issues, use the Find feature in the following: JASTEE Registry


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