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Forensics

Platt, Richard (Book - 2005 )
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Explore the crime lab with Forensics and discover how detectives use science to solve crimes. From the scene of the crime to a criminal's conviction, discover how the marks of blood, footprints, and fingerprints can lead the police to criminals. Find out how specialists can match trace evidence, such as a single hair found on a victim, to the murderer. Learn how famous crimes were solved and, like a true detective, find out whether it was arson, poison, or murder.
Authors: Platt, Richard
Title: Forensics
Publisher: Boston, Mass : Kingfisher, 2005
Characteristics: 63 p. :,col. ill. ;,28 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Richard Platt ; foreword by Kathy Reichs
Notes: Includes index
Contents: Signs of the crime
The crime scene
Collecting evidence
Photography
Telltale marks
Finding a body
Lifting prints
Showing up the invisible
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Who is it?
Evidence from blood
DNA analysis
Teeth and bones
Making faces
Matching fingerprints
Unknown culprit
Proof of guilt
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Crime lab
The autopsy
How did they die?
Trace evidence
Dirty proof
Computers and crime
Bombs and fires
Drugs and poisons
Weapons
Fakes and forgeries
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ISBN: 9780753458624
0753458624
Branch Call Number: j 363.25 P719f 2005
Subject Headings: Forensic sciences Juvenile literature Criminal investigation Juvenile literature
Topical Term: Forensic sciences
Criminal investigation
LCCN: 2005010923
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Explore the crime lab with Forensics and discover how detectives use science to solve crimes. From the scene of the crime to a criminal's conviction, discover how the marks of blood, footprints, and fingerprints can lead the police to criminals.


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I am really into forensics and i thought that this would help me understand more.

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