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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 270 new and published books in the subject of Forensic Science — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Atlas of Human Poisoning and Envenoming, Second Edition

    By James H. Diaz

    Clinicians undergoing competency testing, certification, and periodic recertification are frequently faced with computer-based exams designed to evaluate clinical acumen and judgment. Test questions often include an image or radiograph followed by a vignette of the clinical encounter and a series...

    Published November 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Forensic Investigation of Unusual Firearms

    Ballistic and Medico-Legal Evidence

    By J.K. Sinha

    In recent years, the use of illegally produced firearms has increased exponentially worldwide. These are often cheap, nonstandard firearms that defy known classification and identification criteria. The use of unusual firearms in crimes has frequently led to unpredictable and misleading...

    Published November 7th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Human Scent Evidence

    By Paola A. Prada, Allison M. Curran, Kenneth G. Furton

    During the last decade, a significant number of scientific studies have supported the use of human scent as a biometric tool and indicator of the presence, or absence, of an individual at a crime scene. These findings even extend to conducting scent identification line-ups with suspects. Human...

    Published October 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Forensic Laboratory Management

    Applying Business Principles

    By W. Mark Dale, Wendy S. Becker

    New technologies, including DNA and digital databases that can compare known and questioned exemplars, have transformed forensic science and greatly impacted the investigative process. They have also made the work more complicated. Obtaining proper resources to provide quality and timely forensic...

    Published September 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. 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 28th 2014 by Routledge

  6. 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 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Environmental Forensics Fundamentals

    A Practical Guide

    By Ioana Gloria Petrisor

    A Practical Guide to Environmental Crime Scene Investigations Releasing contaminants into the environment—whether deliberate or unintentional—can be thought of as a crime against the environment. The role of environmental forensics is to identify and prevent environmental pollution, or crimes....

    Published July 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Simpson's Forensic Medicine, 13th Edition

    Irish Version

    By Jason Payne-James, Cliona McGovern, Richard Jones, Steven Karch, John Manlove

    For nearly 70 years, Simpson’s Forensic Medicine has been a world-renowned introductory textbook for students in the field of forensic medicine. This first regionalised edition, fully adapted for an Irish audience by Dr Cliona McGovern, presents all that the generalist or student needs to know...

    Published June 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Forensic Neuropathology, Third Edition

    By Jan E. Leestma

    The field of forensic neuropathology covers such controversial topics as the effects of repeated brain trauma in football players and how babies probably cannot die from being shaken. Jan Leestma is one of the most respected voices in this area. A timely update to his classic reference, Forensic...

    Published June 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Crime Scene Investigation Procedural Guide

    By Michael S. Maloney, Donald Housman, Ross M. Gardner

    Those tasked with investigating crime scenes come from a variety of backgrounds and varying levels of experience. Crime Scene Investigation Procedural Guide gives the novice investigator the procedures for almost any crime scene imaginable while providing the seasoned pro a ready reference for...

    Published May 14th 2014 by CRC Press