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The Encyclopedia of Crime Scene Investigation

Uncover the secrets of crime-solving techniques and the history of criminal investigation.


Recent years have brought numerous developments in crime and crimefighting, such as DNA evidence, computer v… (See Below for Full Description)
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Uncover the secrets of crime-solving techniques and the history of criminal investigation.

Recent years have brought numerous developments in crime and crimefighting, such as DNA evidence, computer viruses, and online fraud and theft. As criminals get more sophisticated, police must develop new techniques to stop them.

The Encyclopedia of Crime Scene Investigation is a comprehensive, accessible reference to one of today's most fascinating topics. More than 300 clearly written entries cover all aspects of crime scene investigations, including ballistics, counterfeiting, forensic medicine, firearms, hijacking, identification, poisons, scandals, sex crimes, smuggling, tool marks, and trace evidence. Also featured are many case studies that highlight facets of criminal investigation, as well as historical and biographical entries about key breakthroughs and pioneers in the field of forensic science.

Entries include:

  • Accident reconstruction
  • Arson investigation
  • DNA evidence
  • Explosives
  • Forensic anthropology
  • Forensic chemistry
  • Forgery
  • Identi-Kit
  • Medical examiners
  • Organic compound analysis
  • Spectroscopy
  • Victimology.

Additional Info

ISBN-13 978-0-8160-6815-9
ISBN-10 816068151
Bundle Options Individual
Language English
Publisher Infobase Learning
From the Series ---
Author Michael Newton; Foreword by John L. French, Crime Scene Supervisor, Baltimore Police Crime Laboratory
Publication Date 12/1/2007
Book's Binding Paperback
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Specifications More than 50 black-and-white photographs. Index. Bibliography. Cross-references.
Available Formats Print

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