Practical Analysis and Reconstruction of Shooting Incidents, Hardback Book

Practical Analysis and Reconstruction of Shooting Incidents Hardback

Part of the Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations series

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Practical Analysis and Reconstruction of Shooting Incidents, Second Edition presents a holistic approach to shooting incident analysis and reconstruction, covering the entire spectrum of related sub-disciplines of forensic science.

The book reviews basic firearm design and function, ammunition components, and terminology, explaining what constitutes pertinent evidence and appropriate results relative to autopsies, forensic laboratory analysis, and reenactments. The second edition features numerous additions including:Four new chaptersComplete and extensive updates to all 16 original chaptersThree case studies contributed by renowned professionals in the fieldNew and revised exercises at the ends of chapters, with answers providedAn expanded glossary of terminologyNearly 340 figures and illustrations, with several in full colorNew and updated references and suggested readingsAppendices containing relevant terminology, checklists, and other resourcesThe book details the mathematics of shooting reconstruction in clear, precise language that allows readers-both those with and without extensive science backgrounds-to apply a logical thought process to the evaluation of shooting scene evidence in order to establish the probable related events to the shooting incident. This new edition provides up-to-date information for field investigators to recognize, preserve, document, and interpret the physical evidence typically found after shooting incidents.

In addition to the hundreds of illustrations, the book uses both case studies and step-by-step outlines to clearly describe the required analytical processes involved in reconstructing and interpreting shooting incident scenes.

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  • Format:Hardback
  • Pages:484 pages, Color Insert_24 color figures for a 12-page insert follows page 202; 3 Tables, black and
  • Publisher:Taylor & Francis Inc
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  • ISBN:9781498707664

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Information

  • Format:Hardback
  • Pages:484 pages, Color Insert_24 color figures for a 12-page insert follows page 202; 3 Tables, black and
  • Publisher:Taylor & Francis Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category:
  • ISBN:9781498707664