Criminal investigation

Tony Blockley (Editor), Ian Stainton, Robert Ewin

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Criminal investigation is an essential topic, running through the new national policing curriculum from volume crime to serious organised criminality. This book provides accessible and comprehensive coverage, with case studies and examples to embed understanding, clear links between theory and practice, and a range of critical thinking and review activities. It examines investigation from inception to conclusion, detailing methods, explaining legal requirements and reflecting on past investigations. The contributory roles of specialists and forensic support are examined to provide an inclusive overview of the whole investigative process.
Original languageEnglish
PublisherCritical Publishing
Number of pages216
ISBN (Print)9781914171505
Publication statusPublished - 7 Feb 2022

Publication series

NameThe Professional Policing Curriculum in Practice
Publishercritical publishing


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