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Contents Peface Contributors 1. Medical Overview of Sudden In-Custody Deaths Theodore C. Chan 2. The Nature of Sudden Custodial Deaths Darrell L. Ross 3. Neck Holds Gary M. Vilke 4. Positional and Restraint Asphyxia Tom Neuman 5. Restraint Stress Elizabeth A. Laposata 6. The Role of Illicit Drug Use in Sudden In-Custody Death Aaron B. Schneir and Richard F. Clark 7. Excited Delirium Charles V. Wetli 8. Riot Control Agents, Taser, and Other Less Lethal Weapons Christian Sloane and Gary M. Vilke 9. Case Analysis of Restraint Deaths in Law Enforcement and Corrections Darrell L. Ross 10. Deaths in Custody Investigations Vincent DiMiao 11. Liability and Wrongful Custodial Deaths Darrell L. Ross 12. Administrative Implications Darrell L. Ross Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Arrest (Police methods) -- Health aspects -- United States.
Restraint of prisoners -- United States.
Prisoners -- United States -- Death.
Sudden death -- United States.
Violent deaths -- United States.
Death, Sudden -- etiology.
Restraint, Physical -- adverse effects.
Forensic Medicine -- methods.