The Science of Crime Scenes

Written By Max M. Houck
The Science of Crime Scenes
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 07 July 2017
  • ISBN : 0128498773
  • Pages : 460 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Science of Crime Scenes written by Max M. Houck which was release on 07 July 2017, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: The Science of Crime Scenes, Second Edition offers a science-based approach to crime scenes, emphasizing that understanding is more important than simply knowing. Without sacrificing technical details, the book adds significantly to the philosophy and theory of crime scene science. This new edition addresses the science behind the scenes and demonstrates the latest methods and technologies with updated figures and images. It covers the philosophy of the crime scene, the personnel involved at a scene (including the media), the detection of criminal traces and their reconstruction, and special crime scenes, such as mass disasters and terroristic events. Written by an international trio of authors with decades of crime scene experience, this book is the next generation of crime scene textbooks. This volume will serve both as a textbook for forensic programs, and as an excellent reference for forensic practitioners and crime scene technicians with science backgrounds. Includes in-depth coverage of disasters and mass murder, terror crime scenes and CBRN (Chemical, biological, radioactive and nuclear) – topics not covered in any other text Includes an instructor site with lecture slides, images and links to resources for teaching and training

The Science of Crime Scenes

The Science of Crime Scenes
  • Author : Max M. Houck,Frank Crispino,Terry McAdam
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-07-07
  • Total pages : 460
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : The Science of Crime Scenes, Second Edition offers a science-based approach to crime scenes, emphasizing that understanding is more important than simply knowing. Without sacrificing technical details, the book adds significantly to the philosophy and theory of crime scene science. This new edition addresses the science behind the scenes and ...

The Science of Crime Scenes

The Science of Crime Scenes
  • Author : Max M. Houck,Frank Crispino,Terry McAdam
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-07-12
  • Total pages : 460
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : The Science of Crime Scenes, Second Edition offers a science-based approach to crime scenes, emphasizing that understanding is more important than simply knowing. Without sacrificing technical details, the book adds significantly to the philosophy and theory of crime scene science. This new edition addresses the science behind the scenes and ...

Forensic Casebook

Forensic Casebook
  • Author : N E Genge
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2008-12-05
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : Filled with intriguing true stories, and packed with black-and-white illustrations and photographs, The Forensic Casebook draws on interviews with police personnel and forensic scientists - including animal examiners, botanists, zoologists, firearms specialists, and autopsists - to uncover the vast and detailed under workings of criminal investigation. Encyclopaedic in scope, this ...

Forensic Science

Forensic Science
  • Author : David Elio Malocco
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release Date : 2015-03-29
  • Total pages : 214
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : Welcome to the Second Edition of the best selling book Forensic Science Crime Scene Analysis. The Second Edition has been completely revised, updated and greatly expanded. It is now more than twice the size of the original book with extra sections on forensic photography, blood spatter analysis, trace evidence, impressions, ...

Crime Scene Management

Crime Scene Management
  • Author : Raul Sutton,Keith Trueman,Christopher Moran
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2016-10-31
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : 'Crime Scene Management' is an introduction to the common forms of evidence that may be encountered at a scence of crime and the techniques used for recovery of that evidence. It focuses on the role of the first officer attending through to the specialist personnel who may be called to ...

The Crime Scene

The Crime Scene
  • Author : Marilyn T. Miller,Peter Massey
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2015-11-14
  • Total pages : 302
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : The Crime Scene: A Visual Guide provides visual instruction on the correct way to process a crime scene. While the primary crime scene comprises the area from which most of the physical evidence is retrieved by crime scene investigators (CSIs), forensic scientists, or law enforcement personnel, this book also covers ...

Crime Scene Forensics

Crime Scene Forensics
  • Author : Robert C Shaler
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2011-12-28
  • Total pages : 644
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : Bridging the gap between practical crime scene investigation and scientific theory, Crime Scene Forensics: A Scientific Method Approach maintains that crime scene investigations are intensely intellectual exercises that marry scientific and investigative processes. Success in this field requires experience, creative thinking, logic, and the correct application of the science and ...

FORENSICS

FORENSICS
  • Author : Carla Mooney
  • Publisher : Nomad Press
  • Release Date : 2014-01-07
  • Total pages : 128
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : Forensics: Uncover the Science and Technology of Crime Scene Investigation introduces students to the fascinating world of forensic science and shows them how to find clues, analyze evidence, and crack the case. Combining hands-on activities with forensic science, kids will have fun learning about the world of forensics, evidence collection, ...

Crime Scene to Court Fourth Edition

Crime Scene to Court Fourth Edition
  • Author : Peter White
  • Publisher : Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Release Date : 2016-06-30
  • Total pages : 680
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : Keeping readers at the forefront of current practices across the forensic disciplines, this fourth edition is an excellent source of information for anyone studying forensic science or law....

Forensic Science

Forensic Science
  • Author : Richard Saferstein
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2014-12-24
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : For courses in crime scene investigation A Straightforward, Student-Friendly Primer on Forensics Forensic Science: From the Crime Scene to the Crime Labpresents forensic science in a straightforward, student-friendly format that's ideal for students with limited backgrounds in the sciences. Topics are arranged to integrate scientific methodology with actual forensic applications, ...

Techniques of Crime Scene Investigation Eighth Edition

Techniques of Crime Scene Investigation  Eighth Edition
  • Author : Barry A. J. Fisher,David R. Fisher
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2012-06-15
  • Total pages : 535
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : "If you are a Professional Crime Scene Investigator, then this book is a must have for both your personal forensic reference library, as well as your office reference library." —Edward W. Wallace Jr., Certified Senior Crime Scene Analyst, Retired First Grade Detective, NYPD "Techniques of Crime Scene Investigation is a ...

Crime Scenes

Crime Scenes
  • Author : Paul Roland
  • Publisher : Arcturus Publishing
  • Release Date : 2006-09-01
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : In the fight against crime, science and technology now play the leading role in many of the big police investigations making news headlines. All criminals leave a little of themselves behind at the scene of their crimes and that is their undoing once CSIs start uncovering trails of clues hidden ...

Crime Scene Investigations

Crime Scene Investigations
  • Author : Pam Walker,Elaine Wood
  • Publisher : Jossey-Bass
  • Release Date : 1998-06-15
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : This unique resource offers activities in earth, life, and physical science as well as science inquiry and technology. The Grades 6-12 level book provides labs on life, physical, and earth science as well as critical thinking. Like real-life forensic scientists, students observe carefully, organize, and record data, think critically, and ...

Crime Scene Investigation Methods And Procedures

Crime Scene Investigation  Methods And Procedures
  • Author : Pepper, Ian
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
  • Release Date : 2010-07-01
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : Criminology....

Crime Scene Detective

Crime Scene Detective
  • Author : Karen Schulz
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2005-01-01
  • Total pages : 80
  • ISBN : 0128498773
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Summary : "Grades 5-8" -- on cover....