eBook Crime Solvers: Chasing a Serial Killer: Be a Criminal Profiler, 1st Edition

  • Alix Wood
  • Published By: Gareth Stevens Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1538206242
  • ISBN-13: 9781538206249
  • DDC: 363.258
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 48 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released February 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018
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Overview

Criminal profilers have the challenging task of building a profile, or description, of an unknown criminal offender. Using clues left behind at a crime scene and various investigative processes, they can discover what the culprit was feeling, planning, and perhaps even their next move. Readers will be engrossed in this account of a criminal profiler on a case. Vivid on-the-job photographs and images perfectly match the action of the story and support key attributes of this important career.

Criminal profilers have the challenging task of building a profile, or description, of an unknown criminal offender. Using clues left behind at a crime scene and various investigative processes, they can discover what the culprit was feeling, planning, and perhaps even their next move. This is especially important when the perpetrator is a serial killer who will likely strike again. Readers will be engrossed in this account of a criminal profiler on a case. Vivid on-the-job photographs and images perfectly match the action of the story and support key attributes of this important career.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Call a Criminal Profiler....
2: Meet a Criminal Profiler.
3: Linking the Crimes.
4: Science Detective Put Yourself in Their Shoes.
5: A Close Look.
6: Science Detective Organized or Disorganized?.
7: Creating a Profile.
8: Why Them?.
9: Science Detective A Fact or An Assumption?.
10: Risk Taker?.
11: Why Did They Kill?.
12: Science Detective Working Out the M.O..
13: The Poison Store.
14: Science Detective Recreating the Scene.
15: Covering Their Tracks.
16: Science Detective Tracking Down a Killer.
17: Caught By Words.
18: Science Detective Lie Detectors.
19: Preparing the Evidence.
20: The Day of the Trial.
Glossary.
Answers.
Want to Be a Criminal Profiler?.
Further Information.
Index.