A straightforward, student-friendly primer on forensics — Ideal for nonscientists, Forensic Science: From the Crime Scene to the Crime Lab 4th edition (PDF) provides an accessible, stimulating introduction to forensic science. The expert authors focus on the practical applications of forensic technologies, integrating scientific methodology into discussions of forensic applications. A major focus is the role of the crime-scene investigator in recording, preserving, and collecting physical evidence at the crime scene. The 4th edition includes significant new information, including content on body-worn cameras, the FBI’s Next Generation Identification System, and the Combined DNA Indexing System, plus a new chapter on forensic biometrics and facial recognition.
Forensic Science: From the Crime Scene to the Crime Lab 4th Edition, is also available via Revel™ (sold separately), an interactive learning environment that enables students to practice, read, and study in one continuous experience.
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