Individual Project Criminal Evidence
3 pages (750 words)
It is that which is addressed directly to the senses of the court without the intervention of a witness or by actual sight, hearing, smell or touch. Examples of this evidence are a book, a human foot, a corpse, whether produced in court or not. Documentary evidence on the other hand consists of writing or any material containing letters, words, numbers, figures, symbols or other modes of written expressions offered as proof of their contents.