Forensic Science Products

  • Forensic Biomechanics and Human Injury

    Criminal and Civil Applications - An Engineering Approach

    By Harold Franck, Darren Franck

    This is a reference guide to understanding human anatomy and biomechanical terminology. It explains how and why to perform calculations that correlate injury to the human body and the forces that produce injury. The book covers the theoretical mathematics behind understanding how injuries occur,…

    Hardback – 2015-12-09 
    CRC Press

  • Utilizing Forensic Technologies for Unidentified Human Remains

    Death Investigation Resources, Strategies, and Disconnects

    By George W. Adams

    In missing and unidentified investigations, an abyss of dissonance seems to exist between law enforcement and the community they serve that all too often creates grating wounds that may never heal. Utilizing Forensic Technologies for Unidentified Human Remains: Death Investigation Resources,…

    Hardback – 2015-12-09 
    CRC Press

  • A History of Forensic Science

    British beginnings in the twentieth century

    By Alison Adam

    How and when did forensic science originate in the UK? This question demands our attention because our understanding of present-day forensic science is vastly enriched through gaining an appreciation of what went before. A History of Forensic Science is the first book to consider the wide spectrum…

    Hardback – 2015-11-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge SOLON Explorations in Crime and Criminal Justice Histories

  • Estimation of the Time Since Death, Third Edition

    Edited by Burkhard Madea

    Estimation of the Time Since Death remains the foremost authoritative book on scientifically calculating the estimated time of death postmortem. Building on the success of previous editions which covered the early postmortem period, this new edition also covers the later postmortem period including…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2015-11-13 
    CRC Press

  • Forensic Science

    The Basics, Third Edition

    By Jay A. Seigel, Kathy Mirakovits

    This new edition of Forensic Science: The Basics provides a fundamental background in forensic science as well as criminal investigation and court testimony. It describes how various forms of data are collected, preserved, and analyzed, and also explains how expert testimony based on the analysis…

    Hardback – 2015-11-13 
    CRC Press

  • Practical Analysis and Reconstruction of Shooting Incidents, Second Edition

    By Edward E. Hueske

    The book explains what constitutes pertinent evidence and appropriate results relative to autopsies, forensic laboratory analysis, and reenactments. The book reviews basic firearm design, function, and ammunition components and presents the terminology required for understanding evidence…

    Hardback – 2015-11-13 
    CRC Press
    Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations

  • Karch's Pathology of Drug Abuse, Fifth Edition

    By Steven B. Karch, Olaf Drummer

    Written in the same accessible manner as previous editions, the fifth edition of Karch’s Pathology of Drug Abuse is an essential guide to the pathology, toxicology, and pharmacology of commonly abused drugs. The book focuses on the investigation of drug-related deaths, practical approaches to the…

    Hardback – 2015-10-30 
    CRC Press

  • Face Detection and Recognition

    Theory and Practice

    By Asit Kumar Datta, Madhura Datta, Pradipta Kumar Banerjee

    Face detection and recognition are the nonintrusive biometrics of choice in many security applications. Examples of their use include border control, driver’s license issuance, law enforcement investigations, and physical access control. Face Detection and Recognition: Theory and Practice…

    Hardback – 2015-10-20 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Gunshot Wounds

    Practical Aspects of Firearms, Ballistics, and Forensic Techniques, Third Edition

    By Vincent J.M. DiMaio, M.D.

    Written by the nation's foremost authority on gunshot wounds and forensic techniques as they relate to firearm injuries, this third edition of a bestseller provides critical updates to information on gunshot wounds and the weapons and ammunition used to inflict them. The book describes practical…

    Hardback – 2015-10-08 
    CRC Press
    Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations

  • The Basics of Investigating Forensic Science

    A Laboratory Manual

    By Kathy Mirakovits, Gina Londino

    Once confined to four-year colleges and graduate schools, forensic science classes can now be found in local high schools as well as in two-year community colleges. The Basics of Investigating Forensic Science: A Laboratory Manual is designed for the beginning forensic science student and for…

    Paperback – 2015-09-30 
    CRC Press

  • Practical Guide to Evidence

    5th Edition

    By Christopher Allen, Chris Taylor, Janice Nairns

    Practical Guide to Evidence provides a clear and readable account of the law of evidence, acknowledging the importance of arguments about facts and principles as well as rules. This fifth edition has been revised and updated to address recent changes in the law and debates on controversial topics…

    Paperback – 2015-09-15 
    Routledge

  • Forensic Analysis of Tattoos and Tattoo Inks

    By Michelle D. Miranda

    Forensic Analysis of Tattoos and Tattoo Inks is the single most comprehensive resource on the analysis of tattoo inks and use of tattoos as a tool in forensic investigations and criminalistics. The book begins with a history of tattoos and tattoo inks, and covers the use of tattoos throughout time…

    Hardback – 2015-09-09 
    CRC Press

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