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Published:
September 03, 2014
Author(s):
Sedat Mulayim, Miranda Lai, Caroline Norma
Police interviews with suspects and witnesses provide some of the most significant evidence in criminal investigations. Frequently challenging, they require special training and skills. This interaction process is further complicated when the suspect or witness does not speak the same language as 
Published:
August 07, 2014
Author(s):
Bradley Richard Graham
Child abuse cases are unique in that they involve seldomly witnessed acts. A nonverbal victim and a silent perpetrator will often lead to a stalling of the investigation and the judicial process. Effective Child Abuse Investigation for the Multi-Disciplinary Team is a practical guide for law 
Published:
July 14, 2014
Author(s):
Eugene F. Ferraro (CPP, SPHR)
There are few skills more important to the modern fact finder than the ability to obtain information through effective interviewing. While most interviewing books are intended for law enforcement, they often present harsh and accusatory techniques that can be counterproductive in private sector 
Published:
June 26, 2014
Author(s):
Robert C. Winters, Julie L. Globokar, Cliff Roberson
An Introduction to Crime and Crime Causation is a student-friendly textbook that defines and explains the concepts of crime, criminal law, and criminology. Ideal for a one-semester course, the book compares and contrasts early criminal behavior and today’s modern forms of crime. It also explores 
Published:
June 26, 2014
Author(s):
Robert J Girod
Tradecraft is a term used within the intelligence community to describe the methods, practices, and techniques used in espionage and clandestine investigations. Whether the practitioner is a covert agent for the government or an identity thief and con man, the methods, practices, tactics, and 
Published:
May 14, 2014
Author(s):
Michael S. Maloney, Donald Housman, Ross M. Gardner
Those tasked with investigating crime scenes come from a variety of backgrounds and varying levels of experience. Crime Scene Investigation Procedural Guide gives the novice investigator the procedures for almost any crime scene imaginable while providing the seasoned pro a ready reference for 
Published:
April 28, 2014
Author(s):
R.T. Wyant, Thomas Burns
Force used to quell out-of-control demonstrations or detain unruly individuals can result in litigation and bad press for law enforcement agencies. Injury or loss of life can best be avoided if agencies have accurate knowledge and proper training in less lethal options. Risk Management of Less 
Published:
March 12, 2014
Author(s):
Rodney T. Stamler, Hans J. Marschdorf, Mario Possamai
Lessons can be learned from major fraud cases. Whether the victim is a company, public agency, nonprofit, foundation, or charity, there is a high likelihood that many of these frauds could have been prevented or detected sooner if early Red Flag warning signs had been identified and acted upon. 
Published:
March 07, 2014
Author(s):
Kevin Gannon, D. Lee Gilbertson
When a corpse is found in a body of water, authorities generally presume that the manner of death was either an accident or a suicide. They do not treat the recovery site as a potential crime scene or homicide, so many cases remain unsolved. Case Studies in Drowning Forensics investigates the cases 
Published:
March 05, 2014
Author(s):
Tom Gersbeck
The threat variables associated with military ordnance are enormous, requiring the application of a structured process to identify unknown munitions. The focus of Practical Military Ordnance Identification is the application of a practical deductive process to identify unknown ordnance items that 

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