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Criminal investigation & detection books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Criminal investigation & detection category. Presented with a red border are the Criminal investigation & detection books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Criminal Investigation by Ronald F. Becker, Aric W. Dutelle, Bob W. Roberts Criminal Investigation
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Criminal Investigations & Forensic Science
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2017

Criminal Evidence by Jefferson L. (University of Dayton, USA) Ingram Criminal Evidence
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Criminal Evidence is a well-respected and trusted introduction to the rules of criminal evidence for criminal justice students and professionals. The first half of this book follows the Federal Rules of Evidence in its explanation of how evidence is collected,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 09/11/2017

Criminal Evidence by Jefferson L. (University of Dayton, USA) Ingram Criminal Evidence
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Criminal Evidence is a respected and trusted introduction to the rules of criminal evidence for criminal justice students and professionals. The first half of this book follows the Federal Rules of Evidence in its explanation of how evidence is collected,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 25/10/2017

Investigations: 150 Things You Should Know by Lawrence J. (Expert witness and consultant in security, Litigation Consultants Inc.) Fennelly, Marianna (Safety and secu Perry Investigations: 150 Things You Should Know
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Investigations: 150 Things You Should Know, Second Edition, explores the essential tips and techniques for security investigations, providing a useful reference for those at any stage of their security career. This practical guide covers the legal guidelines that all investigators...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

Punish, Seduce or Persuade An Empirical Assessment of Anti-Piracy Interventions by Bastiaan Leeuw Punish, Seduce or Persuade An Empirical Assessment of Anti-Piracy Interventions

This publication answers the following research question: Which mechanisms, used in the designs of various anti-piracy interventions, contribute to reductions in digital piracy and to what extent?
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/06/2017

Cold Case Homicides Practical Investigative Techniques, Second Edition by R. H. Walton Cold Case Homicides Practical Investigative Techniques, Second Edition

Revised edition of Cold case homicides, 2006.
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/06/2017

Practical Bomb Scene Investigation by James T. Thurman Practical Bomb Scene Investigation

Now in its Third Edition, Practical Bomb Scene Investigation explores the investigative process that improvised explosive device (IED) specialists undertake at the scene of an explosion. Providing easy-to-understand, step-by-step procedures for managing and processing a bomb scene, it enables investigators...
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/06/2017

Crime Scene Investigation and Reconstruction by Robert R., Jr. Ogle, Sharon Plotkin Crime Scene Investigation and Reconstruction
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Revised edition of Crime scene investigation and reconstruction, c2012.
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/06/2017

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Evidence Collection Field Guide by Joseph J., Jr. Vince, William E. Sherlock Evidence Collection Field Guide
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Criminal Investigations & Forensic Science
Format: Spiral bound - Released: 28/02/2018

Key challenges in criminal investigation by Martin O'Neill Key challenges in criminal investigation

This comprehensive overview and critical analysis of the development and practice of criminal investigation examines decision-making within criminal investigations and links investigative influences on policing with the evidence-based agenda.
Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2018

Crime Science Methods of Forensic Detection by Joe Nickell, John F. Fischer Crime Science Methods of Forensic Detection
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Crime Science is the only comprehensive guide to forensics. Without being overly technical or treating scientific techniques superficially, the authors introduce readers to the work of firearms experts, document examiners, fingerprint technicians, medical examiners, and forensic anthropologists.
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/03/2018

Detecting Forgery Forensic Investigation of Documents by Joe Nickell Detecting Forgery Forensic Investigation of Documents

Joe Nickell reveals the forensic techniques used to detect forged handwriting and alterations in documents and to identify the authorship of disputed writings. He looks at cases such as Clifford Irving's autobiography of Howard Hughes and the Mormon papers of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/03/2018

Cold Case Reviews DNA, Detective Work and Unsolved Major Crimes by Cheryl (University of South Wales) Allsop Cold Case Reviews DNA, Detective Work and Unsolved Major Crimes

Based on extended access to a major crime review team, this book provides the first ethnographic account of a UK major crime review team, providing a comprehensive, conceptual account of cold case reviews that are not currently available from an...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/04/2018

Bitter Pills The Global War on Counterfeit Drugs by Muhammad H. (Howard Hughes Medical Institute Professor of Biomedical Engineering and International Health, Boston Univer Zaman Bitter Pills The Global War on Counterfeit Drugs
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This book will heighten the public's awareness about counterfeit drugs, critically examine possible solutions, and help people protect themselves.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/04/2018

Other books in this genre

International Developments and Practices in Investigative Interviewing and Interrogation Volume 2: Suspects by Gavin E. Oxburgh International Developments and Practices in Investigative Interviewing and Interrogation Volume 2: Suspects

Techniques in the investigative interviewing and interrogation of victims, witnesses and suspects of crime vary around the world, according to a country's individual legal system, religion and culture. Whereas some countries have developed certain interview protocols for witnesses (such as...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/04/2017

International Developments and Practices in Investigative Interviewing and Interrogation Volume 1: Victims and witnesses by Gavin E. Oxburgh International Developments and Practices in Investigative Interviewing and Interrogation Volume 1: Victims and witnesses

Techniques in the investigative interviewing and interrogation of victims, witnesses and suspects of crime vary around the world, according to a country's individual legal system, religion and culture. Whereas some countries have developed certain interview protocols for witnesses (such as...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/04/2017

How to Become a Crime Scene Investigator The Ultimate Career Guide to Becoming a Scenes of Crime Officer by How2Become How to Become a Crime Scene Investigator The Ultimate Career Guide to Becoming a Scenes of Crime Officer


Format: Paperback - Released: 14/03/2017

Criminal Evidence by Robert M. Donley Criminal Evidence

This book provides college students in Legal Studies, Criminal Justice, and other law or forensic-related fields with a detailed understanding of evidence law. A detailed, hands-on introduction to evidence lawCriminal Evidence uses clear writing and real-world examples to provide students...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/01/2017

Criminal Investigation (Justice Series) by Michael D. Lyman Criminal Investigation (Justice Series)

Revised edition of the author's Criminal investigation, [2016]
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2017

Private Investigation and Homeland Security by Daniel J., PhD (Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Worldwide and Private Investigator & Security Consultant, Harrisbur Benny Private Investigation and Homeland Security
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The threat against the homeland continues and the private investigator plays a critical part in this effort. This includes in providing criminal, civil and background investigation, protective service, security consulting and electronic sweeps. The text will provide an overview of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2016

Key Terms and Concepts for Investigation: a Reference for Criminal, Private, and Military Investigators by Key Terms and Concepts for Investigation: a Reference for Criminal, Private, and Military Investigators

Key Terms and Concepts for Investigation provides students and practitioners with a compilation of concise, accurate articles on major topics pertaining to criminal, private, and military investigations. Each entry in this reference features a definition and then describes its function...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2016

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