Criminal Investigation Handbook (formerly Police Investigation Handbook)

Criminal Investigation Handbook now contains critical information you need to know about use of the internet in perpetrating a computer crime -- especially cybercrime!
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Criminal Investigation Handbook now contains critical information you need to know about use of the internet in perpetrating a computer crime -- especially cybercrime - and websites, e-mail addresses, and databases you can use in your investigation!

Use this handbook for practical guidance through each element of a criminal investigation. Updated annually, Criminal Investigation Handbook provides you with current information in a format that is easy to understand and apply to your investigation.

Whether you are a law enforcement officer, prosecutor, or criminal defense lawyer, you will find the information in this book useful to your case. Covering the practical aspects of an investigation as well as pertinent legal analysis - and including a wealth of illustrations, checklists, and forms - this title will prove itself invaluable to your case.

First published in 1990.

1 Volume; Looseleaf; updated with revisions.

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Table of Contents

PART 1: GENERAL LEGAL PRINCIPLES IN CRIMINAL CASES

Chapter 1 Introduction

Chapter 2 Elements of Proof

Chapter 3 The Rules of Evidence--Common Law Principles

Chapter 4 Constitutional Aspects of Criminal Investigation


PART 2: CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION METHODS

Chapter 5 Criminal Investigation--An Overview

Chapter 6 [RESERVED]

Chapter 7 Crime Scene Investigation

Chapter 8 Interviewing Witnesses At The Crime Scene

Chapter 9 Documenting the Investigation--The Police Report

Chapter 10 Identification, Collection and Processing of Physical Evidence

Chapter 11 Forensic Interviewing and Interrogation

Chapter 12 Sources of Investigative Information and Resources

Chapter 13 Weapons Identification

Chapter 14 Proactive Investigative Stops

Chapter 15 Use of Informers

Chapter 16 Undercover Tactics and Surveillance Techniques

Chapter 17 Computer Forensics

Chapter 18-19 [RESERVED]


PART 3: TESTIFYING AND USE OF EVIDENCE IN COURT

Chapter 20 Trial Procedures

Chapter 21 The Investigator as Fact Witness

Chapter 22 Expert Testimony

Chapter 23 Use of Evidence from the Social Sciences in Criminal Proceedings


PART 4: INVESTIGATION OF SPECIFIC CRIMES

Chapter 24 Property Crimes: Theft and Burglary Investigations

Chapter 25 Rape and Other Sexual Offenses

Chapter 26 Criminal Death Investigations

Chapter 27 Drug Investigations

Chapter 28 Robbery Investigations

Chapter 29 Investigation of White Collar Crimes, Organized Crimes, and Terrorism