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  1. A Hands-On Introduction to Forensic Science

    Cracking the Case

    By Mark Okuda, Frank H. Stephenson, PhD.

    One failing of many forensic science textbooks is the isolation of chapters into compartmentalized units. This format prevents students from understanding the connection between material learned in previous chapters with that of the current chapter. Using a unique format, A Hands-On Introduction to...

    Published October 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Juvenile Justice

    International Perspectives, Models and Trends

    Edited by John A. Winterdyk

    Juvenile justice has been and remains a topical issue at national and international levels. There are various standards and guidelines for administration, but six major models characterize juvenile justice systems worldwide: participatory, welfare, corporatism, modified justice, justice, and crime...

    Published October 14th 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. Transnational Security

    By Marie-Helen Maras

    Globalization and the easy movement of people, weapons, and toxins across borders has transformed security into a transnational phenomenon. Preventing transnational security threats has proven to be a very difficult challenge for governments and institutions around the world. Transnational Security...

    Published October 9th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Forensic Metrology

    Scientific Measurement and Inference for Lawyers, Judges, and Criminalists

    By Ted Vosk, Ashley F. Emery

    Series: International Forensic Science and Investigation

    Forensic metrology is the application of scientific measurement to the investigation and prosecution of crime. Forensic measurements are relied upon to determine breath and blood alcohol and drug concentrations, weigh seized drugs, perform accident reconstruction, and for many other applications....

    Published September 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Ethical Hacking and Penetration Testing Guide

    By Rafay Baloch

    Requiring no prior hacking experience, Ethical Hacking and Penetration Testing Guide supplies a complete introduction to the steps required to complete a penetration test, or ethical hack, from beginning to end. You will learn how to properly utilize and interpret the results of modern-day hacking...

    Published July 28th 2014 by Auerbach Publications

  9. Official (ISC)2® Guide to the CCFP CBK

    Edited by Peter Stephenson

    Series: (ISC)2 Press

    Cyber forensic knowledge requirements have expanded and evolved just as fast as the nature of digital information has—requiring cyber forensics professionals to understand far more than just hard drive intrusion analysis. The Certified Cyber Forensics Professional (CCFPSM) designation ensures that...

    Published July 24th 2014 by Auerbach Publications

  10. 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