Homicide Investigation Field Guide, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0124104401
  • ISBN-13: 9780124104402
  • DDC: 363.259523
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 176 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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This practical field guide contains many of the checklists necessary to guide the first responder step-by-step through procedures, tactics, and forensic techniques used in sudden death and violent death investigations. Using these protocols, techniques and checklists will ensure that a proper and complete investigation is undertaken at the death scene. Covers basic investigation protocols as well as protocols for sexual assault.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Introduction.
2: Basic Investigation Protocols.
3: Physical Evidence.
4: Types of Death.
5: Basic Protocols for Sexual Assault.
6: Searching, Sketching, Plotting.
7: Forensic Photography Primer.
8: Court Testimony.