Crime scene investigation / Colin Evans ; consulting editor, John L. French

Author(s): Evans, Colin, 1948-
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Subjects: Crime scenes--Juvenile literature
Criminal investigation--Juvenile literature
Evidence, Criminal--Juvenile literature
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Juvenile
Published: New York, NY : Chelsea House, c2009
Series: Criminal investigations
Criminal investigations
LC Classification: H, HV
Physical Description: 120 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Additional Authors: French, John L
Notes: LCCN: 2008030911
ISBN: 9780791094051 (alk. paper)
ISBN: 0791094057 (alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 107-112) and index
Contents: Fingerprints : Thomas Jennings, 1910 -- Identification of remains : Buck Ruxton, 1935 -- Questioned documents : Angelo John Lamarca, 1956 -- Offender profiling : George Metesky, 1957 -- Firearms examination : John Branion, 1967 -- Bloodstain pattern analysis : W. Thomas Zeigler Jr., 1975 -- Explosives : Steven Benson, 1985 -- DNA : Colin Pitchfork, 1987 -- Time since death : Albert Walker, 1996
Summary: Details the emergence of modern crime-fighting techniques, focusing on how crime scenes are investigated, how evidence is processed, and how evidence is used in court to build a case for conviction
OCLC Number: 234176244
ISBN/ISSN: 9780791094051
0791094057