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New and Published Books

  1. Forensic Criminology

    By Andy Williams

    This text provides an examination of the aetiological development of forensic criminology in the UK. It links the subjects of scientific criminology, criminal investigations, crime scene investigation, forensic science and the legal system and it provides an introduction to the important processes...

    Published August 27th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Continuing the War Against Domestic Violence, Second Edition

    Edited by Lee E. Ross

    Anyone can become a victim of domestic violence. As such, it is essential for all of us to continue the war against domestic violence. Supplying a comprehensive overview of domestic violence across racial/ethnic groups, the new edition of this popular reference explores topics rarely discussed in...

    Published July 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Forensic Analysis of Biological Evidence

    A Laboratory Guide for Serological and DNA Typing

    By J. Thomas McClintock

    A powerful tool in the identification of individuals, DNA typing has revolutionized criminal and paternity investigations. Widespread analysis is now conducted by public and private laboratories in the United States and abroad. Focusing on the basic techniques used in forensic DNA laboratories,...

    Published February 12th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Advances in Forensic Human Identification

    Edited by Xanthé Mallett, Teri Blythe, Rachel Berry

    As forensic human identification receives increased global attention, practitioners, policy makers, and students need an appropriate resource that describes current methods and modalities that have shaped today’s policies and protocols. A supplemental follow-up to Forensic Human Identification: An...

    Published January 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Forensic Science

    An Introduction to Scientific and Investigative Techniques, Fourth Edition

    Edited by Stuart H. James, Jon J. Nordby, Suzanne Bell

    Covering a range of fundamental topics essential to modern forensic investigation, the fourth edition of the landmark text Forensic Science: An Introduction to Scientific and Investigative Techniques presents contributions from experts in the field who discuss case studies from their own personal...

    Published January 12th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Practical Cold Case Homicide Investigations Procedural Manual

    By Richard H. Walton

    Series: Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations

    Designed for use by investigators in any agency, large or small, Practical Cold Case Homicide Investigations Procedural Manual provides an overview of the means and methods by which previously reported and investigated—yet unresolved—homicides might be solved. Written by an experienced cold case...

    Published December 22nd 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Death and Accident Investigation Protocols

    By Mary H. Dudley

    Through an examination and assessment of the body at a death scene, the medicolegal death investigator (MLDI) must be able to recognize circumstances that point to what manner of death occurred—be it natural causes, homicide, suicide, accident, or undetermined. A handy reference for use in the...

    Published June 23rd 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Mass Fatality Management Concise Field Guide

    By Mary H. Dudley

    In a mass fatality incident, members of the medical examiner or coroner’s office are faced with a host of complex and time-sensitive responsibilities. These include identifying victims, collecting property and evidence, determining cause and manner of death, issuing death certificates, and...

    Published June 19th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Wildlife Forensic Investigation

    Principles and Practice

    By John E. Cooper, Margaret E. Cooper

    Wildlife forensics is the application of forensic science to the conservation and protection of non-domesticated animals, both in the wild and in captivity. Providing an in-depth introduction to this rapidly evolving field, Wildlife Forensic Investigation: Principles and Practice also chronicles...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Underwater Forensic Investigation, Second Edition

    By Ronald F. Becker

    The evidence discovered at underwater crime scenes must be handled with the same attention to proper chain of custody procedures as with any other type of investigation. Improper handling of these scenes can lead to evidence being lost, unrecognizable, destroyed, contaminated, or rendered...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by CRC Press