Criminal Investigation

Criminal Investigation : The Art and the Science

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Intended for use in lower-division college courses, this book contains 23 chapters which explain various types of crime and investigation techniques related to them. Keeping the different roles of the uniformed officer and the investigator separate, the author explores: crime scene documentation, seshow more

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  • Hardback | 580 pages
  • 180.34 x 236.22 x 27.94mm | 997.9g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 0130809802
  • 9780130809803

Table of contents

I. FUNDAMENTALS OF CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION. 1. Criminal Investigation: An Overview. 2. The Rule of Law. 3. The Preliminary Investigation. II. THE INVESTIGATIVE PROCESS. 4. Documenting the Crime Scene. 5. Search and Seizure. 6. Identification of Criminal Suspects. 7. The Criminal Intelligence Function. 8. Making an Arrest. 9. Interview and Interrogation. 10. Development and Management of Informants. III. INTERPERSONAL VIOLENCE. 11. Wrongful Death. 12. Robbery. 13. Assault. 14. Sex Offenses. 15. Child Abuse and Neglect. IV. PROPERTY CRIMES. 16. Burglary. 17. Larceny-Theft. 18. Motor Vehicle Theft. 19. Arson and Bombings. V. VICE CRIMES AND RELATED OFFENSES. 20. Organized Crime and Vice. 21. Drug Offenses. 22. White-Collar Crime. VI. PROSECUTION. 23. Preparation for Court. Appendix: Cases. Glossary. References. Index.show more

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