Criminal Investigation / Edition 11

Criminal Investigation / Edition 11

by Charles Swanson, Neil Chamelin, Leonard Territo, Robert W Taylor
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0078111528

ISBN-13: 9780078111525

Pub. Date: 08/03/2011

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Widely recognized as the most accurate and comprehensive text in the field, this practical, step-by-step introduction to criminal investigation gives students a logical framework for understanding the investigative process. Major sections cover current issues such as environmental crime, the looting of archaeological sites, videotaping of crime scenes, street gangs

Overview

Widely recognized as the most accurate and comprehensive text in the field, this practical, step-by-step introduction to criminal investigation gives students a logical framework for understanding the investigative process. Major sections cover current issues such as environmental crime, the looting of archaeological sites, videotaping of crime scenes, street gangs, and drugs. Case studies throughout the text emphasize the applied technique of criminal investigation. Graphs, charts, and compelling photographs found throughout the text depict the practical aspects of investigation and help to clarify difficult scientific concepts.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780078111525
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
08/03/2011
Edition description:
List
Pages:
752
Sales rank:
75,045
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.40(d)

Table of Contents

Criminal Investigation 10e

Part 1Introduction to Investigation


Chapter 1:The Evolution of Criminal Investigation and Criminalistics


Chapter 2:Legal Aspects of Investigation

Part 2The Investigative Process


Chapter 3:Investigators, the Investigative Process, and the Crime Scene


Chapter 4:Physical Evidence


Chapter 5:Interviewing and Interrogation


Chapter 6:Field Notes and Reporting


Chapter 7:Follow-Up Investigation


Chapter 8:The Crime Laboratory

Part 3Crimes Against Persons


Chapter 9:Injury and Death Investigation


Chapter 10:Sex-Related Offenses


Chapter 11:Crimes Against Children


Chapter 12:Robbery

Part 4Crimes Against Property


Chapter 13:Burglary


Chapter 14:White-Collar Crime and Larceny


Chapter 15:Vehicle Thefts and Related Offenses


Chapter 16:Computer Crime


Chapter 17:Agricultural, Wildlife, and Environmental Crimes


Chapter 18:Arson and Explosives

Part 5Drugs, Terrorism, and Homeland Security


Chapter 19:Recognition, Control, and Investigation of Drug Abuse


Chapter 20:Terrorism

Part 6Conclusion


Chapter 21:The Trial Process and the Investigator as a Witness

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