What are the six primary interrogatory questions?
Who, What, Where, When, How, and Why.
Who: was the victim,
discovered the crime, reported the crime, last saw the victim, processed the
What: crime was
committed, evidence is there, is the case about, actions did the suspect take,
are the elements of the offense?
Where: was the crime
discovered, was the crime committed, is the victim now, were the witnesses, did
the suspect go, is the evidence stored?
When: was the crime
discovered, was the crime committed, was the suspect arrested?
How: was the crime
committed, did the suspect get to and from the scene, was the arrest made, much
injury was done to the suspect?
Why: was the crime
committed, was the crime reported, was there a delay in reporting the crime,
were particular tools or weapons used?