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  1. Forensic DNA Collection at Death Scenes

    A Pictorial Guide

    By Rhonda Williams, PhD., F-ABC, Roger Kahn, PhD., F-ABC

    DNA evidence collected from death scenes is an essential tool for law enforcement, death investigators, and forensic pathologists—providing insights into cause and manner of death as well as the identification of the responsible person or persons. Ineffective collection procedures raise the risk of...

    Published March 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Fraud Prevention and Detection

    Warning Signs and the Red Flag System

    By Rodney T. Stamler, Hans J. Marschdorf, Mario Possamai

    Lessons can be learned from major fraud cases. Whether the victim is a company, public agency, nonprofit, foundation, or charity, there is a high likelihood that many of these frauds could have been prevented or detected sooner if early Red Flag warning signs had been identified and acted upon....

    Published March 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Case Studies in Drowning Forensics

    By Kevin Gannon, D. Lee Gilbertson

    When a corpse is found in a body of water, authorities generally presume that the manner of death was either an accident or a suicide. They do not treat the recovery site as a potential crime scene or homicide, so many cases remain unsolved. Case Studies in Drowning Forensics investigates the cases...

    Published March 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Handbook of Toxicology, Third Edition

    Edited by Michael J. Derelanko, Carol S. Auletta

    The Handbook of Toxicology, Third Edition provides an updated practical reference source for practicing toxicologists in the pharmaceutical and chemical industries, contract laboratories, regulatory agencies, and academia. Written by experts in their specific toxicology fields, the chapters provide...

    Published March 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Practical Military Ordnance Identification

    By Tom Gersbeck

    Series: Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations

    The threat variables associated with military ordnance are enormous, requiring the application of a structured process to identify unknown munitions. The focus of Practical Military Ordnance Identification is the application of a practical deductive process to identify unknown ordnance items that...

    Published March 4th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. 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

  7. The Impact of Scientific Evidence on the Criminal Trial

    The Case of DNA Evidence

    By Oriola Sallavaci

    This book explores challenges posed by the use of DNA evidence to the traditional features, procedures and principles of the criminal trial. It examines the limitations of existing theories of criminal trial processes in the face of increasing use of scientific evidence in the court room. The...

    Published February 10th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Forensic DNA Applications

    An Interdisciplinary Perspective

    Edited by Dragan Primorac, Moses Schanfield

    Forensic DNA Applications: An Interdisciplinary Perspective was developed as an outgrowth of a conference held by the International Society of Applied Biological Sciences. The topic was human genome–based applications in forensic science, anthropology, and individualized medicine. Assembling the...

    Published January 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. DNA Analysis for Missing Person Identification in Mass Fatalities

    By Amanda C Sozer

    Advances in DNA technology have expanded such that forensic DNA profiling is now considered a routine method for identifying victims of mass fatalities. Originating from an initiative funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of State, DNA Analysis for Missing Person Identification in Mass...

    Published January 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. 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