Electronic Crime Scene Investigation: A Guide for First Responders, Second Edition
April 14, 2008
Chapter 6. Packaging, Transportation and Storage of Digital Evidence
Digital evidence—and the computers and electronic devices on which it is stored—is fragile and sensitive to extreme temperatures,
humidity, physical shock, static electricity, and magnetic fields.
The first responder should take precautions when documenting, photographing, packaging, transporting, and storing digital
evidence to avoid altering, damaging, or destroying the data.
Date Created: April 9, 2008