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Scientific Protocols for Forensic Examination of Clothing

1st Edition

By Jane Moira Taupin

CRC Press

251 pages

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pub: 2010-11-24
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When a crime or other incident takes place, clothing items are often present or left behind, and can become directly involved in the case itself. Items of clothing are thus one of the most common types of exhibit examined in court. They can provide valuable information in cases of violent crimes, such as homicide or rape, as well as in burglary, ro

Table of Contents

Protocols, Procedures, and Philosophy. Preliminary Inquiries. Preliminary Assessment. Stains and Deposits. Pattern Evidence. Damage. Human Biological Evidence. Traces and Debris. Results and Their Significance. Appendices. Index.

About the Author

Forensic scientists and technicians, attorneys, and judges.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
LAW / Forensic Science
SCIENCE / Chemistry / General