Definition of scene-of-crime in English:
Relating to or denoting a civilian branch of the police force concerned with the collection of forensic evidence.
- Shortly afterwards the scenes-of-crime police officers came on to the scene.
- He said a team of forensic experts and scenes-of-crime officers had examined the scene.
- Since then forensic and scene-of-crime experts have been carefully clearing away the earth surrounding the body while also preserving vital clues.