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 The Private Sector's Guide To Conducting Homicide, Suicide,
Rape & Child Abuse Investigations
CONDUCTING CRIMES AGAINST PERSONS
INVESTIGATIONS IN THE PRIVATE SECTOR

By Jody Ball
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CONDUCTING CRIMES AGAINST PERSONS
INVESTIGATIONS IN THE PRIVATE SECTOR
The Private Sector's Guide To Conducting Homicide, Suicide,
Rape & Child Abuse Investigations
By Jody Ball
 
Here's a groundbreaking work containing insight and perspective on private sector investigative techniques and procedures concerning the investigation of crimes against persons. Although there have been several manuals published on this topic, none of them are written from the prospective and problems faced by the private sector investigator in conducting these types of cases. This book is specifically written from the view point of private investigation, not police work. The manual provides you not only specific techniques and procedures for conducting these types of investigations, it also hands you in-depth insight, background and legal principles you need to know to conduct quality investigations in this area. The manual will be of extreme benefit on insurance death claims, criminal defendant as well as civil investigations that involve homicide, rape, murder, suicide and child abuse issues. Chapter training subject content include:
History Of Criminal Investigation And Present Day Procedures
Steps In A Criminal Proceeding In A Nutshell
Understanding Criminalistics And The Study Of Physical Evidence
Understanding Crime Scene Investigators
Understanding Technicians At The Crime Scene
Search Of The Crime Scene
Characteristics Of Death
Causes Of Death
Homicide Investigations
Suicide Investigations
Child Abuse Investigations
Rape Investigations
References

 

 
Each chapter has a set of review questions so you can quickly check the comprehension of the material within each chapter. The author has both an extensive public law enforcement and private investigative background and some of the most interesting aspects of this manual is the insight you pick up from his unique experience and procedures. One specific highly interesting insight found in this manual is the author's exposure to homicide investigation and serial murders. With personal day-to-day contact with some of the must notorious serial murders of our times, you'll glean an insight not found anywhere else with this manual as it relates to homicide investigations in the private sector. 8 1/2 X 11, 114 pages. $35.00
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SEX CRIMES INVESTIGATION
How To Conduct An Investigation For The Defendant
ByJack Murray, C.L.I. And Jay L. Murray, J.D.

A new trend is emerging in private investigative case assignment-defendant investigations on sexual abuse. For the first time, a nationally known private investigator and attorney at law combine forces to bring you the expertise and investigative techniques needed to win these types of cases for the defendant. This text book covers both the legal aspects as well as the investigative aspects of these types of cases with step-by-step investigative techniques you can use to hand an attorney the evidence he needs at trial. The authors hand you twenty years of experience and expertize on handling these types of cases successfully. 8 1/2 X 11, 114 pages, with NAIS certificate issued in your name if NAIS member in Sexual Defence Investigations. $35.00
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FUNDAMENTALS OF CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION
By Charles O'Hara And Gregory O'Hara
Gain Access To The Same Knowledge And Reference Used By Leading Law Enforcement Agencies, Criminologists And Top Law Firms!

Now in it's 6th edition, this excellent work has been hailed as the world's best authority on the subject of criminal investigation and is used by leading colleges, law enforcement agencies, criminologists and top law firms since 1956. In 991 pages, this hallmark standard covers almost every known segment of criminal investigation. From crine scene investigation to searching for information-from the care and procurement of evidence to expert techniques for interviewing and interrogation-and from high tech scientific forensic methods to specific types of criminal cases-this work is an overwhelming and extensive knowledge base of criminal investigation like no other. Every conceivable method of criminal investigation and evidence collection is covered, indexed and referenced to hand you the extensive knowledge you need to conduct various types of criminal investigations. The other side is likely arming themselves with this hallmark work and it's a must have reference work for you if you conduct any type of criminal investigation. Cloth bound, high quality page production with hundreds of photographs, illustrations, tables, charts, footnotes, index and other references. 991 pages with NAIS certificate issued in your name if NAIS member in Fundamentals Of Criminal Investigation. $79.95
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GOING UNDERCOVER
Secrets and Sound Advice for the Undercover Officer
by Jerry VanCook

Whether you are an experienced undercover officer or just starting out, Jerry VanCook's 14 years of undercover police work in narcotics, stolen property, murder conspiracy and other crimes can help you fine-tune your skills so you can merge with murderers, drug dealers and other cutthroats on their turf in order to gain their trust and make the bust.

Going Undercover provides clear instructions for developing an alternate identity with a personality flexible enough to work from the barroom to the boardroom. You'll learn how to deal with such vital aspects of undercover ops and handling wary, greedy or double-crossing informants; covering the inevitable mistakes you'll make while undercover; choosing the appropriate weapons to carry in case things go wrong; and much more. Called "a bible for police survival" by Jim Cirillo of NYPD's Stakeout Unit (Ret.). 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, softcover, photos, 304pp. $25.00
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LAW ENFORCEMENT INVESTIGATIONS

Compiled by the US Government, this hard-to-find investigative manual has become a well known investigative tool within police agencies throughout the free world. In the areas of specific investigative techniques, this famous work covers techniques of surveillance, evidence gathering, investigative interviewing, note taking, investigative photography, report writing, forensic applications and trace evidence, questioned documents, rendering courtroom testimony and much more. The work comprehensively covers specific types of investigation such as fraud, drug investigations, arson, sexual offences, robbery, homicide, fire arms and much more. Arm yourself with top rated material so you'll be up to par on these types of criminal investigations. Large 8 1/2 X 11 pages, photos, illustrations, 288 pages. NAIS certificate issued if NAIS member in Law Enforcement Investigations. $20.00
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STREET CRIMES INVESTIGATIONS
A Street Cop's Guide to Solving Felony Crimes
by Donovan Jacobs

In reality, 95 percent of cases investigated by patrol officers are street crimes-muggings, assaults, rapes, car thefts and residential burglaries. Street Crime Investigations, the follow-up to the best-selling book Street Cop, guides you through the entire investigative process of these types of crimes...not as it's taught in the police academy but rather as streetwise veteran cops go about the business of bringing the "perp" to justice.

Ex-cop Donovan Jacobs reveals the ins and outs of developing leads; identifying and locating suspects; conducting photos and "curbstone" lineups; balancing "by the bood" procedures with the realities of an active street investigation; interviewing victims and interrogating suspects to get at the vital information quickly; plus useful tips for working with detectives, soliciting the help of fellow officers, arresting booking, writing reports, testifying in court and much more.
5 1/2 x 8 1/2, softcover, photos, 192pp $20.00
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SEX CRIMES INVESTIGATIONS
The Complete Investigator's Handbook
by F.D. Jordan

When a sexual act occurs in combination with a physical or emotional assault, as in rape or child sexual abuse, highly sensitive issues often get misdirected, especially in the criminal justice system. For this reason, sex crime investigation in one field that investigators can ill afford to learn by trial and error.

This book takes you step-by-step through how successful sex crime investigations are conducted and provides a clear and comprehensive look at the complexities and realities of the field that investigators and their agencies must learn to deal with, including selecting appropriate investigative personnel, gathering evidence at crime scenes, interviewing victims, interrogating suspected sex offenders and getting confessions, working with child sexual abuse victims, building solid cases for prosecution and much more. It is a must for investigators, prosecutors, defense attorneys, social workers, sexual assault victim advocates and the victims and their families. 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, softcover, photos, 328pp. $35.00
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DEATH INVESTIGATOR'S HANDBOOK
The Encyclopedia On The Subject
By: Louis N. Eliopulos

In 888 pages based on the investigation of over 10,000 deaths, Mr. Eliopulos brings to the investigator the most complete work on death investigations we have ever seen. As chief forensic investigator with the office of the medical examiner for the state of Florida, the author gives you insight and step-by-step instructions on just about every conceivable type of inquiry involved in death and homicide investigation. Drawing on a vast warehouse of knowledge and specialized scientific and hands-on experience you are lead through step by step techniques on investigative areas such as determining cause of death, identifying and locating witnesses, photography, understanding and processing the crime scenes, collecting and analyzing evidence, conducting DNA, blood and saliva tests, establishment of time of death, preparing cases and testimony for trial, investigating mass or serial murders, and much more. The book is filled with checklists, illustrations, the latest info in forensic science including firearms, child deaths, sexual related deaths, trace evidence, serology, toxicology, forensic anthropology, understanding and reading the autopsy, DNA, fingerprints, drugs, forensic odontology, and forensic art in identification. This encyclopedia should be part of every investigative library. 888 pages with certificate issued in The Investigation Of Death if NAIS member. $40.00
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CRIME SCENE SEARCH AND PHYSICAL EVIDENCE HANDBOOK
By: Richard Fox & Carl L. Cunningham

Want to brush up on the collection, handling and evaluation of physical evidence? A spot of blood, shreds of glass, fragments of cloth and footprints in the dirt are crucial bits of information for the investigator that can provide cracks in any case. This manual spells out the accepted legal and scientific standards for the collection and processing of such evidence to solve crimes and defend or convict offenders. Lifting fingerprints, collecting body fluid samples, fibers, hair and fingernail scrapping, identification of drugs and chemical residues, inspecting documents for alteration, examining firearms and tools- these techniques and more are discussed in this nitty gritty book. Cases involving fires, explosions, poisons and identifying the unknown dead are also covered. Large 8 1/2 X 11 pages, photos, illustrations, 208 pages with certificate in Forensic Investigative Techniques if NAIS member. . $19.95
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