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Downloadable Instructor Test Bank for Criminal Investigation 4th Edition By Steven G. Brandl, ISBN: 9781506391410

Table Of Content

Preface
Acknowledgments
About the Author
Chapter 1: The Investigation of Crime

Objectives

From the Case File: The Investigation of the Washington, D.C., Beltway Snipers

Criminal Investigation, Evidence, and Forensic Science Defined

Types of Criminal Investigations

Perspectives on the Criminal Investigation Process

The Role of Chance, Accident, and Discovery in Criminal Investigations

Mental Mistakes in Criminal Investigations

Qualities and Characteristics of Investigations

Criminal Investigation and the Criminal Justice System

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 2: The History of Criminal Investigation

Objectives

From the Case File: The Lindbergh Baby Kidnapping

The Importance of History in Understanding the Present and the Future

The Evolution of the Investigative Task: English Developments

The Evolution of the Investigative Task: American Developments

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 3: The Role and Documentation of Evidence in Criminal Investigations

Objectives

From the Case File: The Murder of Stanley Van Wagner

The Basics of Criminal Evidence

Types of Evidence

Testimonial, Real, Demonstrative, and Documentary Evidence

The Functions of Evidence

Documenting Evidence: The Value and Importance of Investigative Reports

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 4: The Law and Criminal Investigations

Objectives

From the Case File: Ernesto Miranda’s Confession

Basic Legal Terminology

The Rules and Admissibility of Evidence

Constitutional Requirements for the Collection of Evidence

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 5: Physical Evidence and the Crime Scene

Objectives

From the Case File: The Murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman

The Role of Physical Evidence in Criminal Investigations

The Crime Scene and Its Management

Types of Physical Evidence

Biological Evidence

Other Types of Physical Evidence

The Role of Crime Laboratories in Criminal Investigations

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 6: Interviews and Eyewitness Identifications

Objectives

From the Case File: BP Gas Station Robbery

Interviews Defined

Types of Witnesses

Types of Information Obtained From Witnesses

Methods of Eyewitness Identification

Value of Eyewitness Identifications in Establishing Proof

The Memory Process and the Identification Task

Guidelines for the Collection of Eyewitness Evidence

Investigative Tools in Interviewing

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 7: Interrogations and Confessions

Objectives

From the Case File: The “Secret” Interrogation of O. J. Simpson

Interrogations Defined

The Controversy of Interrogation Methods

Prerequisites for a Productive Interrogation

Approaches to Investigative Interrogations

The Potential Problems With Police Deception in Interrogations

Why Do Suspects Confess?

The Issue of False Confessions

Investigative Tools in Recognizing Deception

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 8: Behavioral Evidence and Crime Analysis

Objectives

From the Case File: A Mutilation Murder

Behavioral Analysis Defined

Crime Scene Profiling

Geographical Profiling

Psycholinguistics

Crime Analysis

Empirical Crime Analysis

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 9: Information From the Public, Social Media, Information Networks, Digital Devices, and Other Sources

Objectives

From the Case File: “Ain’t No Love in the Heart of the City”

Information From the Public in Criminal Investigations

Information From Social Media in Criminal Investigations

Confidential Informants

Gang Intelligence

Information Networks

Information From Electronic Devices and Digital Evidence

Psychics

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 10: Death Investigation

Objectives

From the Case File: He Hit Her Until She Fell . . . and That Was Just the Beginning

Issues in the Investigation of Death: Manner of Death

Patterns and Characteristics of Homicide

Investigative Considerations With Death and Homicide

Major Challenges in Homicide Investigations: Serial Homicide

Major Challenges in Homicide Investigations: Cold Cases

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 11: The Investigation of Sex Crimes, Assault, Child Abuse, and Related Offenses

Objectives

From the Case File: “Since You Don’t Have Any Money . . .”

Varieties and Characteristics of Rape and Other Sexual Assaults

Investigative Considerations With Rape and Other Sexual Assaults

Other Sources of Evidence and Information in Sexual Assault Investigations

False Allegations

Varieties and Characteristics of Other Assaults

Investigative Considerations With Other Assaults

Domestic Violence and Child Abuse

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 12: The Investigation of Robbery

Objectives

From the Case File: The Robber Who Lost His Tool

Varieties and Characteristics of Robbery

Investigative Considerations With Robbery

Physical Evidence

The Property Taken in the Robbery

Interrogation Considerations

Other Strategies and Sources of Information

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 13: The Investigation of Burglary, Vehicle Theft, Arson, and Other Property Crimes

Objectives

From the Case File: Dad and Daughter Go to Work

Varieties and Characteristics of Burglaries

Investigative Considerations With Burglary

Varieties and Characteristics of Vehicle Theft

Investigative Considerations With Vehicle Theft

Varieties and Characteristics of Arson

Investigative Considerations With Arson

Varieties and Characteristics of Larceny

Investigative Considerations With Larceny

Interrogation Considerations With Burglars, Arsonists, and Other Thieves

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 14: The Investigation of Fraud and Other Computer-Related Crimes

Objectives

From the Case File: An Internet Chat With an Undercover Officer

Fraud and Its Investigation

Varieties of Computer-Facilitated Crime and Their Investigation

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 15: The Presentation of Evidence

Objectives

From the Case File: A Tragedy and Then More

The Adversarial Process

Errors in Justice Outcomes

The Value and Importance of Investigative Testimony

Expert Testimony

Testimony of Investigators

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Chapter 16: Terrorism, Technology, and the Future of Criminal Investigation

Objectives

From the Case File: The Day the World Changed

The Future of Criminal Investigation

A New Approach to Criminal Investigations

The New Technology of Crime Detection

Main Points

Important Terms

Questions for Discussion and Review

Appendix: Capstone Case
Glossary
Notes
Index