Just the Facts: Investigative Report Writing / Edition 4

Just the Facts: Investigative Report Writing / Edition 4

by Michael Biggs
     
 

This workbook combines the basics of two disciplines—investigation and report writing, and bridges the gap between them in order to teach the basics involved in writing a police report. Fundamental guidelines for investigative reports are established through a set of rules that are easy to understand and apply in any type of report writing scenario. Chapter… See more details below

Overview

This workbook combines the basics of two disciplines—investigation and report writing, and bridges the gap between them in order to teach the basics involved in writing a police report. Fundamental guidelines for investigative reports are established through a set of rules that are easy to understand and apply in any type of report writing scenario. Chapter topics include note taking, describing persons and property, crime and arrest reports, search warrants, and issues in writing. For police officers who have difficulty turning their preliminary investigative efforts into quality reports, and anyone involved in law enforcement training seeking a tool to produce effective investigative report writing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132132800
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
09/01/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
144
Sales rank:
302,341
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

1. Investigation Basics.
2. Note Taking.
3. The Rules of Narrative Writing.
4. Describing Persons and Property.
5. Crime Reports.
6. Arrest Reports.
7. Issues in Writing.
8. Writing Warrants.
9. Dictating Reports.
Index.

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