Barry Fisher‘s Techniques of Crime Scene Investigation has long been considered the "bible" of the crime-solving profession, drawing from the author‘s 40-year career in forensic science, including his time spent as the crime laboratory director for the Los Angeles County Sheriff‘s Department. Now for the first time, com
Table of Contents
The Forensic Process, Principles, and Practice. Forensic Science and Evidence. The Investigative Star in Crime Scene Investigation. The Forensic Process: Performance, Practice, and Procedures of Scene Investigation. Practical Scene Investigation: The Body in the Woods. Practitioner Competency, Professionalism, and Codes of Conduct. Forms of Evidence, Identification, and Recovery. Establishing Personal Identity. Trace Evidence and Miscellaneous Materials. Forensic Biology. Impression Evidence. Firearms Examination. Arson and Explosions. Scene Investigation and Type Of Crime. Illicit Drugs and Toxicology. Investigating Sexual Assault. Burglary Investigation. Motor Vehicle Investigation. Homicide Investigation. Appendices. Bibliography. Index.