Underwater Forensics

Underwater Forensics

by Gail B. Stewart

Hardcover(Library Binding)



Crime solving is painstaking, but modern methods and technological advances have significantly changed the field of criminal investigation. Clues to crimes both spectacular and ordinary can now be found in the tiniest bits of evidence thanks to cutting-edge forensic techniques. Crime Scene Investigations examines the fascinating world of the criminal investigator and other professionals who are on the front line of solving today's (and some of yesterday's) most notorious crimes. All books feature crime statistic, career information, explanations of crime-solving techniques, and crime-busting facts. In addition, bibliographies for further research, full-color photographs, charts, and a detailed index are also included.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781420502145
Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning
Publication date: 05/21/2010
Series: Crime Scene Investigations Series
Pages: 104
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 12 - 16 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword 4

Introduction: “Everything's Different Now” 6

Chapter 1 “Cops with Swim Fins” 10

Chapter 2 Finding the Underwater Evidence 26

Chapter 3 Clues from a Water Gun 41

Chapter 4 The Problems with, a Water Body 57

Chapter 5 Underwater Forensics and Catastrophes 73

Notes 91

Glossary 95

For More Information 97

Index 99

Picture Credits 103

About the Author 104

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