When a compact disc is written using a computer, it is possible to finalise or ‘close’ the disc, so that no further information can be stored to it or the disc can be left ‘open’ so that other files and data can be stored to it at a later date if required. What Happens with […]
Police seized a number of mobile phones and identified videos on his laptop that provided instruction to turn a mobile phone into a bomb trigger, also present were other guides including the “car bomb recognition guide” that provided instructions to blow up petrol using a shotgun cartridge and was downloading a video on making a […]
Athena Forensics were instructed to conduct an examination of various computers and mobile phones by the Solicitors acting for a Defendant who was involved in a Trial and facing allegations of rape. An Athena Forensics digital forensic expert conducted an examination of all of the devices for evidence of communication between the parties as well […]
The Defendant was accused of the harassment of an ex-partner on a number of occasions via the Internet over a 5 month period. Athena Forensics provided evidence that caused the charges to be reduced to activity over a 1 month period. The Prosecution eventually offered no evidence at Court on the date in which the […]
An investigation was requested of a company laptop computer by a UK based design company for evidence to indicate the deletion of a file that contained the will of its deceased Managing Director. The investigation recovered a relevant word document that had been deleted following the parties death.