Crime Scene Investigation: Theory, Practice, Technique and Law

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Crime Scene Investigation: Theory, Practice, Technique, and Law examines the components of modern crime scene investigations. It details the procedures for securing, collecting, identifying, and analyzing crime scene evidence. It also addresses legal aspects of crime scene evidence including chain of evidence, reliability, disclosure obligations, and admissibility.

The publication contains dedicated chapters on:

  • An introduction to forensic sciences
  • Fingerprints
  • Latent fingerprints
  • Physical evidence
  • Bullets and firearm
  • Crime scenes
  • DNA
  • Sudden death and not so sudden death
  • The forensic crime laboratories
  • Crime scenes and the law
  • The laws of evidence
  • Expert opinion evidence

The book also contains a consolidated index for easy reference.

Publisher:
Carswell

Practice Area:
Criminal law & procedure

Jurisdiction:
General

Publication Date:
2013-01-31

Hardcover Specifications

Service #:
30835784

Sub #:
30835784

Pages:
N/A

Shelf Space:
1

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N/A

Anticip Unkeep Cost:
N/A

eBook Specifications

ISBN:
9780779851942