Crime Classification Manual: A Standard System for Investigating and Classifying Violent Crime
John Wiley & Sons, Mar 26, 2013 - Psychology - 576 pages
Praise for Crime Classification Manual
"The very first book by and for criminal justice professionals in the major case fields. . . . The skills, techniques, and proactive approaches offered are creatively concrete and worthy of replication across the country. . . . Heartily recommended for those working in the 'front line' of major case investigation."
"[CCM] is an outstanding resource for students pursuing forensic science degrees. It provides critical information on major crimes, which improve the user's ability to assess and evaluate."
The landmark book standardizing the language, terminology, and classifications used throughout the criminal justice system
Arranged according to the primary intent of the criminal, the Crime Classification Manual, Third Edition features the language, terms, and classifications the criminal justice system and allied fields use as they work to protect society from criminal behavior.
Coauthored by a pioneer of modern profiling and featuring new coverage of wrongful convictions and false confessions, the Third Edition:
The definitive text in this field, Crime Classification Manual, Third Edition is written for law enforcement personnel, mental health professionals, forensic scientists, and those professionals whose work requires an understanding of criminal behavior and detection.
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Criminal Investigative Concepts in Crime Scene
The Impact of the Internet Technology
Local Federal and International Agencies
Classifying Crimes by Severity From
Criminal Enterprise Homicide
Personal Cause Homicide
Rape and Sexual Assault
Mass and Serial Homicide
Poison and Biological Agents as Weapons
Interviewing Interrogation and Criminal
Wrongful Convictions Causes Solutions
About the Contributors
Extremist and Medical Homicide
Group Cause Homicide