Can fingerprints be lifted from newspaper?

If someone has been handling and reading a newspaper, will they leave fingerprints that can be lifted by a crime lab?

3 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    Yes, paper is actually a good source because it really holds on to the oils from your fingers.

    Source(s): Law enforcement, 11 years
  • 1 decade ago

    fingerprints can be lifted from about anything.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Most definitely. They can be lifted from most any paper.

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