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New and Published Books

  1. 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 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. 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 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Identifying Microbes by Mass Spectrometry Proteomics

    Edited by Charles H. Wick

    All microbes, including bacteria, viruses, and fungi, can be classified and identified by matching a few peptides known to be unique to each organism. Identifying Microbes by Mass Spectrometry Proteomics describes ways to identify microorganisms using powerful new techniques combining hardware and...

    Published September 10th 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Introduction to Forensic DNA Evidence for Criminal Justice Professionals

    By Jane Moira Taupin

    The use of DNA profiling in forensic cases has been considered the most innovative technique in forensic science since fingerprinting, yet for those with limited scientific knowledge, understanding DNA enough to utilize it properly can be a daunting task. Introduction to Forensic DNA Evidence for...

    Published June 20th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Forensic Applications of Gas Chromatography

    By Michelle Groves Carlin, John Richard Dean

    Series: Analytical Concepts in Forensic Chemistry

    Several areas of forensic science use the technique of gas chromatography, ranging from fire analysis to the investigation of fraudulent food and perfumes. Covering the essentials of this powerful analytical technique, Forensic Applications of Gas Chromatography explains the theory and shows...

    Published June 4th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Lee and Gaensslen's Advances in Fingerprint Technology, Third Edition

    Edited by Robert Ramotowski

    Reflecting new discoveries in fingerprint science, Lee and Gaensslen’s Advances in Fingerprint Technology, Third Edition has been completely updated with new material and nearly double the references contained in the previous edition. The book begins with a detailed review of current, widely used...

    Published October 18th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. Forensic Investigation of Explosions, Second Edition

    Edited by Alexander Beveridge

    Series: International Forensic Science and Investigation

    Now in its second edition, Forensic Investigation of Explosions draws on the editor’s 30 years of explosives casework experience, including his work on task forces set up to investigate major explosives incidents. Dr. Alexander Beveridge provides a broad, multidisciplinary approach, assembling the...

    Published November 2nd 2011 by CRC Press

  8. Forensic Science Advances and Their Application in the Judiciary System

    Edited by Danielle Sapse, Lawrence Kobilinsky

    This volume examines how new cutting edge forensic techniques are currently being applied or have the potential to be applied in judicial proceedings. Examples include new applications of Raman spectroscopy, quantum chemistry, lithium in DNA analysis, and the burgeoning area of toxicogenetics. In...

    Published August 1st 2011 by CRC Press

  9. Mechanics of Impression Evidence

    By David S. Pierce

    As forensic technology becomes more sophisticated, courts are demanding more scientific content and juries are expecting meticulous confirmation of facts alleged. Greater attention is now paid to increasingly finer details and improved methods of describing every form of evidence. Applying physics,...

    Published February 23rd 2011 by Auerbach Publications

  10. Scientific Protocols for Forensic Examination of Clothing

    By Jane Moira Taupin, Chesterene Cwiklik

    Series: Protocols in Forensic Science

    When a crime or other incident takes place, clothing items are often present or left behind, and can become directly involved in the case itself. Items of clothing are thus one of the most common types of exhibit examined in court. They can provide valuable information in cases of violent crimes,...

    Published November 24th 2010 by CRC Press