Battlefield Hardline

The newest Battlefield title from EA DICE takes a refreshing turn from its usual military shooting styles to the modern day 'cop and robber' drama that pans out to players as 'Episodes,' similarly the way you see any such TV show being dished out.

Since this new Battlefield is all about doing police work, it's almost imperative that you keep collecting evidences to help solve the case at hand. However, evidence and warrant suspect locations can be easily missed out since they aren't in your sight, and you don't know where to look for them.

However, this list looks to rid the gamers of all such issues and presents at all the locations where you will find the evidences and warrant suspects. Besides that, there's also the special Dead Space and The Simpsons reference in the game, the location of which has also been listed down.


Battlefield Hardline: Evidence Locations

Episode 1: Back To School

  • Ledger and Money (The Hot Shot File): When you get the "Investigate The Room" objective, use the scanner to analyse the document on the desk.
  • Surveillance Photo of Stoddard (The Hot Shot File): In the same room, scan the photo on the counter near a printer.
  • Box of Hot Shot (The Hot Shot File): In the next room, scan the evidence on the table.

Episode 2: Checking Out

  • Box of Hot Shot (Hot Shot Supply Chain): In the laundry room, go to the rear right corner to find the Box of Hot Shot near some steps.
  • Care Instructions Memo (The Elmore Hotel Investigation): At the entrance to the laundry room, look to the left to see a Hawaiian shirt hanging from the shelves. Scan the shirt.
  • Drug Purchase List (The Elmore Hotel Investigation): In the laundry room, enter the break room to the right to find the Drug Purchase List on a table.
  • Vial of Hot Shot (The Elmore Hotel Investigation): In the hotel lobby, scan the thug named Javier Rosado who is guarding its entrance. Neutralise him with a non-lethal method, and then search his body for a Vial of Hot Shot.
  • Tablet with IM Client (The Elmore Hotel Investigation): In the hotel lobby, look behind the reception desk. Scan the Tablet with IM Client on top of the multi-purpose copier.
  • Answering Machine (The Elmore Hotel Investigation): Enter the office next to the reception desk. Search the desks in the room to find the Answering Machine.

Episode 3: Gator Bait

  • Exploded Drug Bale (Hot Shot Supply Chain): During the "Investigate The Boathouse" objective, after using the zipline and taking out the three enemies, you can find the Exploded Drug Bale on the ground.
  • Toxic Barrel (Internal Affairs): The Toxic Barrel Evidence can be found on the way to the boathouse. It is located in the water at the corner of the dock. Use the scanner to analyse it.
  • Regional Zoning Map (Internal Affairs): After boarding the airboat, travel north, then go to the right when a dock appears. Use the grappling hook to climb the tower, and then use the zipline to reach a lower platform with the Regional Zoning Map. Use the scanner to analyse it.
  • Chemical Barrel (Internal Affairs): Go south of the gator farm and east of the nature reserve. Look for a group of huts, then another structure past them. Scan the Chemical Barrel that can be found nearby.
  • Kilo of Cocaine (Internal Affairs): Go to the south end of the lake, near a saw-mill. Exit the airboat, and use the grappling hook to climb a tower. Scan the Kilo of Cocaine on the table.
  • Newspaper Story (Internal Affairs): Find the group of criminals in the middle of the gator farm. Scan them to locate Thomas Bell, then take him down using non-lethal methods. Search him afterwards to get the Newspaper Story.
  • Torture Traces (Internal Affairs): Enter the longer building on the right side of the gator farm, and scan the pair of boots on the floor.
  • Dead Gator (Internal Affairs): Go to the gator farm at the north side of the lake. Look for a Dead Gator in the middle of a boardwalk.
  • Stained Fanboat (Internal Affairs): The Stained Fanboat is beneath a shelter near the saw-mill. You can use the scanner to analyse it from the tower.
  • Water Sampling Equipment (Internal Affairs): Go to the sawmill. Leave the large barn through a door on the left, then search for a shack with a workbench. Scan the Water Sampling Equipment on top of it.
  • Note Pinned with Switchblade (Internal Affairs): Go east from the big barn to find a log pile. Scan the Note Pinned with a Switchblade on the end.
  • Manila Envelope (Internal Affairs): At the sawmill, search a desk inside the makeshift office found in a cargo container. Use the scanner to analyse it.

Episode 4: Case Closed

  • Barrels of Dye (Internal Affairs): Look on the first floor of the warehouse, along the back wall. Use the scanner to analyse it.
  • Gym Bag of Money (Hot Shot Supply Chain): Enter the office on the first floor of the warehouse. Scan the Gym Bag of Money on a table.
  • Burner Cellphones (Internal Affairs): Go to the third floor of the Neltz's warehouse. Reach the central corridor, and then enter an office on the middle-left. Scan the Burner Cellphones in the garbage can.
  • Talking Tamu-Tamu Stuffy (Internal Affairs): Enter the office next to the break room on the third floor of the warehouse. Scan the Talking Tamu-Tamu Stuffy in a corner.
  • Elmore Plaza Business Card (The Elmore Hotel Investigation): Get near the break room on the third floor of the warehouse. Go up the stairs to the manager's office to find the Elmore Plaza Business Card on the desk. Use the scanner to analyse it.
  • Poster for Tamu-Tamu (Internal Affairs): Shortly after entering the Domo Roboto warehouse, you can find the Poster for Tamu-Tamu under the Tactical Gear. Use the scanner to analyse it.
  • Tamu-Tamu DVDs (Internal Affairs): Exit of the upstairs office, and search for a shelf in the centre of the Domo Roboto warehouse. Use the scanner to find and analyse the DVDs.
  • Letter from Neltz's Business Manager (Internal Affairs): Below where you entered the Domo Roboto warehouse is a large office. Enter it and search the desk at the rear of the room.
  • Flyer for Tamu-Tamu (Internal Affairs): Enter the downstairs office of the warehouse, and search the bookshelf next to a water cooler.
  • Crate of Hot Shot (Hot Shot Supply Chain): Enter the basement of the Domo Roboto warehouse. Neutralise the guard controlling the camera, then look in the back corner to find the Crate of Hot Shot. Use the scanner to analyse it.

Episode 5: Gauntlet

  • No Evidences Here

Episode 6: Out of Business

  • Purchase Order for Bianchi (Power Play): In the dealership, search for the Purchase Order for Bianchi on a desk near the front. Use the scanner to analyse it.
  • Letter from Kang's Wife (Power Play): Enter the back office to find a desk with an unconnected computer. Scan the Letter from Kang's Wife on the opposite side.
  • Boomer Photo (Power Play): Search for a thug named James Mun behind the garage in the salvage yard. Neutralise him using a non-lethal method, and then search his body to find the Boomer Photo.
  • Designer Luggage (Power Play): Neutralise all the criminals inside and outside of the salvage yard, and then search the garage to find the Designer Luggage on a table.
  • K-Pop Album (Power Play): In the warehouse, go to the corner opposite the office. Look for a boom box nearby, then use the scanner to examine the case and insert.
  • Remote Detonator (Power Play): In the salvage yard warehouse, scan the Remote Detonator that is on a workbench close to a car.
  • Photo of Lily Kang and Roark (Power Play): Go to the rear of the chop shop, and pass through the door next to the tracks. Scan the Photo of Lily Kang and Roark that is on the left desk in an office.
  • Bomb Under Kang's Bianchi (Power Play): In the chop shop, locate the white vehicle with open doors. Scan the device attached to the underside of the car.
  • Pallet of Hot Shot (Hot Shot Supply Chain): Scan the Pallet of Hot Shot found against a wall under a walkway in the chop shop.

Episode 7: Glass Houses

  • White Van (Power Play): Locate the garage near the utility room with a white van inside. Scan the label on the side.
  • Shipping Labels (Power Play): In the office near the dining room on the first floor of the mansion, scan the Shipping Labels on the desk.
  • Wall of Photos (Power Play): Go to the opposite side of the mansion from the garage, and enter the gymnasium. Look at the right wall, and open the panel to discover a secret door. Scan the Wall of Photos that are pinned to a corkboard.
  • Safe Combination (Power Play): After a meeting, two men will be in the downstairs living room. Identify one as Cameron Briller, then neutralise him using a non-lethal method, and search his body to find the Safe Combination.
  • Tanks of Tear Gas (Power Play): Neutralise the single enemy in the greenhouse, then search for a closet with the Tanks of Tear Gas. Use the scanner to analyse them.
  • Box of SS190 Cartridges (Power Play): At the shooting range, search for the Box of SS190 Cartridges on the shelf at the booth of the only shooter.
  • Rifle Suppressors (Power Play): The Rifle Suppressors are one booth over from shooter at the shooting range.
  • SWAT Flak Jackets (Power Play): Enter the small room in the shooting range behind the mansion. The SWAT Flak Jackets are on a shelf.
  • File Inside the Safe (Power Play): Before planting a phone, open the safe in Roark's pool house to find the File Inside Safe.

Episode 8: Sovereign Land

  • Bomb Blueprint (The Boomer Connection): Meet with Boomer inside the communication trailer outside the compound to find The Bomb Blueprint.
  • Hot Shot Lab (Hot Shot Supply Chain): Enter a trailer left of where you disable the alarm. Search the stove and cabinet to find the Hot Shot Lab.
  • ATF Agent's Badge (The Boomer Connection): Neutralise Jim Preston in the trailer park using a non-lethal method. Search his body to find the ATF Agent's badge.
  • Torture Room (The Boomer Connection): Use your gear as a starting point, then exit to the interior of the compound. Locate the ladder on the side of a trailer. Climb onto it, and enter another home ahead. Use the scanner to analyse the table, chair, and other torture equipment.
  • Cell Phone (The Boomer Connection): While inside the trailer that contains the torture equipment, scan the Cell Phone next to a boom box in one of the corners.
  • Boomer Dossier (The Boomer Connection): Enter a trailer in the southeast corner of the compound. Scan the Boomer Dossier on a table near the front.
  • License Plate (The Boomer Connection): After the assault on the gas station, go around the building to find a four-door sedan. Scan its License Plate.
  • ATF Agent's Grave (The Boomer Connection): From the gas station, cross the street toward a burned out house. Scan the ATF Agent's Grave that is on the left side.
  • Ricin Bomb (The Boomer Connection): Enter the hanger at the airfield, and turn left. Locate the workbench with the Ricin Bomb in the corner.

Episode 9: Independence Day

  • Box of Books (Preferred Outcomes): Neutralize both guards in the alley, and then scan the Box of Books in front of a dumpster.
  • Staffing Chart (Preferred Outcomes): Enter the high-rise through the loading dock to find a security office. Neutralise the guard, then look on the desk next to the calendar and lamp to find the Staffing Chart. Use the scanner to analyse it.
  • Letter from Chicago Politician (Preferred Outcomes): Go to floor 20 of the building, and then sneak into the office near the reception desk. Scan the Letter from Chicago Politician that is on the desk.
  • Revenue Sketch (Preferred Outcomes): On floor 20, find the meeting room with some fruit on the table and a whiteboard in the corner. Use the scanner to analyse the Revenue Sketch on the whiteboard.
  • Notice of Transfer (Preferred Outcomes): From the floor 20, go down to the 19th floor, and search for John Starnes. Arrest him, and then search him to find the Notice of Transfer.
  • Email from Dawes's Computer (Power Play): Enter the main office on floor 21. Look at the monitor on the desk to read the Email from Dawes's Computer.
  • Photograph of Dawes' Wife (Preferred Outcomes): Go to the elevator in the office on floor 21. Look on top of the wood cabinet to the right to find the Photograph of Dawes' Wife.
  • Bank Website (Preferred Outcomes): Go to the penthouse level, and enter the office to the left of the vault. Inside a laptop is the Bank Website. Use the scanner to analyse it.
  • Photo of Dawes' Dying Wife (Preferred Outcomes): While in the office on the penthouse level, use the stairs to reach a bedroom. At the foot of the bed, look to the right to find a nightstand with the Photo of Dawes' Dying Wife. Use the scanner to analyse it.

Episode 10: Legacy

  • Fax from Neil Roark (Preferred Outcomes): From the roadblock, move to the building at the back where the alarm is found. Enter it to find a Fax from Neil Roark on the fax machine. Use the scanner to analyse it.
  • Summons from the IRS (Preferred Outcomes): Enter the hut close to the second alarm box. Walk behind the bar, and search for the Summons from the IRS on a shelf. Use the scanner to analyse it.
  • Dossier on Cpt. Hector Mendoza (Preferred Outcomes): Enter the southeast building in the utility complex. Search through the papers on the desk to find the Dossier on Cpt. Hector Mendoza. Use the scanner to analyse it.
  • Surveillance Log (Preferred Outcomes): Go to the north side of the mansion, and use the grappling hook to reach the rooftop. Enter the glass doors and the room ahead to find the Surveillance Log on the coffee table. Use the scanner to analyse it.

The Dead Space Reference:
In the 'High Tension' map, head to the second floor of the shopping mall. One of the stores is named 'Ishimura,' which is a reference to the 'USG Ishimura' mining spaceship in Dead Space.

The Simpsons Reference:
In the 'High Tension' map, go the police station to find a few pink donut boxes on a folding table in the garage bay. While looking at the boxes, press [Spot] to shout "donuts spotted!"