Table of contents for Forensics / Richard Platt.

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Signs of the crime 7
The crime scene 8
Collecting and preserving evidence 10
Photography 12
Tell-tale marks 14
finding a body 16
Lifting prints 18
Showing up the invisible20
Summary 22
Who is it? 23
Evidence from blood 24
DNA analysis 26
Teeth and bones 28
Making faces 30
Matching fingerprints 32
Unknown villain 34
Proof of guilt 36
Summary 38
Crime Lab 39
How did they die? 40
Post mortem 42
Trace evidence 44
Dirty proof 46
Computers and crime 48
Bombs and fires 50
Drugs and poisons 52
Weapons 54
Fakes and forgeries 56
Summary 59
Glossary 60
Index 62
Acknowledgements 64

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Criminal investigation.
Forensic sciences.