Juan Vucetich [xwam buˈtʃetitʃ] (July 20, 1858 – January 25, 1925) was a
Croatian-born Argentine anthropologist and police official who pioneered the use
Fingerprinting was used not only to identify criminal suspects and convicts. It was
also employed as a method of government control. After Vucetich perfected his ...
Juan Vucetich and the origins of forensic fingerprinting. In 1892, two boys were
brutally murdered in the village of Necochea, near Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Juan (Josip) Vucetich was a Croatian-born Argentinean anthropologist and
police official who pioneered the use of fingerprinting. In 1882, at the age of 24,
Juan Vucetich, in charge of criminal identification at the regional headquarters,
had been intrigued by the new theories of fingerprint identification and sent an ...
Juan Vucetich, an employee of the police of the province of Buenos Aires in 1888
, devised an original system of fingerprint classification published in book form ...
Juan Vucetich born in the town of Lesina, Zara province in the archipelago of
ancient Dalmatia, in the Adriatic Sea, belonging to the Austro-Hungarian Empire,
Egresados de la "Escuela de Policía Juan Vucetich" y sedes., Berazategui,
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Oct 13, 2008 ... Ivan Vučetić, or Juan Vucetich (1858-1925) ... of papillary ridges from Juan
Vucetich's book "Dactiloscopia comparada" published in 1904.
What is Juan Vucetich? Juan Vucetich was a Croatian -born Argentine
anthropologist and police official who pioneered the use of fingerprinting.