Skip to Content
Call
Cart (0)
Cart 0
SKU: KT-CRIMSCI

Crime Scene Science Kit

$64.95
Ages 11+
In Stock & Ready to Ship
Need it fast? See delivery options in cart.

Explore forensics with this engaging Crime Scene Kit! Use the materials inside to become a crime scene investigator & solve the case of the disappearing diamonds. Use 7 hands-on labs to trace evidence & solve the crime! Read More

My Science Perks members earn at least $1.30 back on this item. Sign In or Create a Free HST Account to start earning today

DESCRIPTION

Kids become crime scene investigators with this hands-on crime scene kit! Using the materials inside, students get to use real lab experiments and fingerprinting to solve the case and discover who stole the diamonds. This complete one-box evidence collection kit has everything kids need for authentic crime scene investigation tests, including a step-by-step experiment manual and case file.

This Crime Scene Kit Includes:

  • Glass slides and superglue for fingerprint fuming
  • Beaker, isopropyl alcohol, and filter paper for chromatography ink tests
  • Watch glass and fabric samples for fiber analysis
  • Synthetic blood samples for simulated blood test
  • Magnifying glass
  • Complete activity/case manual

With this crime scene kit, kids will learn how science helps solve mysteries. First, meet four suspects and read their police statements. Do any of the suspects have a clear motive? What about  an alibi? Next, students examine the evidence found at the crime scene. They can read scientific explanations for each activity and follow the instruction manual/case file with helpful charts.

Study Crime Scene Evidence:

  • latent prints
  • clothing fibers
  • a note
  • bloodstain (simulated)

Real test results of the evidence reveal the culprit. Kids gain an understanding of CSI theory by reading the manual. Then they apply that in a practical situation as they test the evidence.

Conduct 7 crime lab tests with this best-selling crime scene & fingerprint kit: 

  • dusting & fuming for fingerprints (print lifting)
  • fingerprinting analysis
  • chromatography & ink analysis
  • blood type analysis (using simulated blood samples)
  • fiber analysis using a flame test

Working through the manual and seven crime science projects takes 1-2 hours. There are enough materials to perform each test more than once. This crime scene kit works for 1-4 students working in a group. For larger classes, see the Crime Scene Science Classroom Kit.  

Forensics (or forensic science) refers to the scientific tests (chemistry) and procedures used by detectives and law enforcement to solve a crime.

Looking for more forensic fun? Check out these neat kits:

WarningWARNING: This product can expose you to Phenolphthalein, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer.

Note: To keep costs low for you and encourage recycling, this kit comes packaged in a shippable, environmentally-friendly cardboard box. 

MORE INFORMATION BOX

More Information

CONTENTS TAB

This Crime Scene Science Kit Includes: 

  • Fingerprint dusting powder & blower brush
  • Glass slides and superglue for fingerprint fuming
  • Beaker, isopropyl alcohol, and filter paper for chromatography ink tests
  • Watch glass and fabric samples for fiber analysis
  • Synthetic blood samples for simulated blood test
  • Magnifying glass
  • Complete activity/case manual

SPECIFICATIONS TAB

 
Shipping Restriction: This item only ships Economy or UPS to a street address in the 50 US states.
WARNING: HAZARDOUS CHEMICAL - This kit contains hazardous chemicals. Not for children under the age of 15. For use under adult supervision. Read warning labels carefully.
My Science Perks

My Science Perks is FREE! Just place your order while logged in to your Home Science Tools account and you'll automatically earn up to 6% back when your order ships!

Learn More

Reviews & Questions