Probabilistic reporting in criminal cases in the United States: A baseline study
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Forensic evidence reporting shows a high degree of adherence to prevailing disciplinary standards.
Probabilistic reporting of forensic results remains rare.
- Probabilistic reports were mostly subjective verbal assignments of posterior probabilities.
This is a manuscript of an article published as Cole, Simon A., and Matt Barno. "Probabilistic reporting in criminal cases in the United States: A baseline study." Science & justice: journal of the Forensic Science Society 60, no. 5 (2020): 406-414. Posted with permission of CSAFE.