Inside Crime: Forensics is part of an exciting new series that takes the reader undercover to explore the real world of crimefighting. Using up-to-date case studies alongside real-life examples of how famous crimes have been solved, Inside Crime gives a vivid portrait of crimefighting today.Forensic science is becoming an incredibly useful tool in the fight against violent crime. Discover how dusting for fingerprinting, testing DNA traces and other forensix techniques have helped police to crack the most difficult cases.
Colin Hynson is an experienced children's and educational writer and broadcaster. He also acts as an educational consultant for museums and heritage sites.
Inside Picture Fingerprinting Securing the Crime Scene The Post Mortem Natural Clues: Insects Soils and Seeds Using Blood DNA Evidence Bones and Skulls Clothes and Shoes Following the Paper Trail Guns and Bullets Narcotics Crash Investigations Fire Investigations Explosions The Body Farm Glossary Further information Index