Crime Lab Report
  • Author : John M. Collins
  • Release Date : 17 September 2019
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Genre : Law
  • Pages : 388
  • ISBN 13 : 9780128173282

Crime Lab Report Book Summary

Crime Lab Report compiles the most relevant and popular articles that appeared in this ongoing periodical between 2007 and 2017. Articles have been categorized by theme to serve as chapters, with an introduction at the beginning of each chapter and a description of the events that inspired each article. The author concludes the compilation with a reflection on Crime Lab Report, the retired periodical, and the future of forensic science as the 21st Century unfolds. Intended for forensic scientists, prosecutors, defense attorneys and even students studying forensic science or law, this compilation provides much needed information on the topics at hand. Presents a comprehensive look ‘behind the curtain’ of the forensic sciences from the viewpoint of someone working within the field Educates practitioners and laboratory administrators, providing talking points to help them respond intelligently to questions and criticisms, whether on the witness stand or when meeting with politicians and/or policymakers Captures an important period in the history of forensic science and criminal justice in America

Crime Lab Report

Crime Lab Report

Author : John M. Collins
Publisher : Academic Press
Genre : Law
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Genre : Law
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Publisher : National Academies Press
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