A tertiary educational institution called on the expertise of FDS to determine whether one student had substituted for another student in a series of examinations. The provision of writing specimens based on assignments submitted by the students concerned led to cheating bein
FDS is making increasing use of digitising pads and specially designed software to capture specimens of handwriting and/or signatures of persons of interest in questioned document cases. This allows quantitative measurements of the dynamics of writing including spee
Every case is different and there is no fixed or ideal number of specimen documents that are required. As a general comment, the more specimen material we have the better the basis for a strong result.