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Published: 22 October 2015

320 Pages


ISBN: 9780198724377

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This publication is part of the Policing Publishing Program

Crime Scene Management and Evidence Recovery

Second Edition

Deborah Beaufort-Moore
Tony Cook

Blackstone's Practical Policing

  • Invaluable and highly practical guide which supports first responders to a crime scene, as well as newly-qualified and experienced forensic practitioners
  • Promotes the importance of the first responder at a crime scene to ensure potential evidence is protected and remains uncontaminated
  • Gives an overview of the science behind the types of forensic analysis and the basic principles of the main evidential types, such as fingerprints, DNA, glass, footwear, paint, and fibres
  • Offers step-by-step guidance on preservation and recovery, packaging, and storage techniques
  • Includes a new chapter covering scene photography, with an overview of procedure and the legislation regarding digital imaging
  • Written by an experienced crime scene investigator and overseen by a high-profile former SIO, bringing a wealth of practical and indispensable forensic advice

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