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Arson and making the arson investigator

James John McAuley

Arson and making the arson investigator

by James John McAuley

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Published by Flame Press in [Miami, Fla .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Arson investigation -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby James J. McAuley ; [ill. by Vincent Mojica].
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV8079.A7 M32
      The Physical Object
      Pagination54 p. (p. 54 blank) :
      Number of Pages54
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4426771M
      LC Control Number79050864

      The first of its kind detailed look at the use and analysis of incendiary devices found during actual arson investigations. The author is a internationally known expert on arson, arsonists, and serial arson investigations. The book is designed to be a reference guide for arson and serial arson investigators and arson profilers. This unique book presents a step-by-step approach to arson investigation. Its design and format make the book a ready reference for the investigator in the field and an excellent text for the classroom instructor. The opening chapter sets forth the author's step-by-step method for investigating arson fires.5/5(1).

      Fire Investigation is a practical guide on the basics of fire investigation, with emphasis on ascertaining the cause of fire. Three items that constitute an acceptable cause of fire are highlighted: the source of ignition; the material first ignited; and the defect, act or omission which led to the source of ignition and the material first. Get this from a library! Arson: a handbook of detection and investigation. [Brendan P Battle; Paul B Weston] -- Developed from law enforcement and insurance case files, this investigator's handbook outlines various types of arson and examines the statutory, crime .

        In arson cases, evidence is usually consumed in the fire. And a fire investigator can rarely rule out arson as the cause of a blaze, which is often a requirement for overturning a conviction. role in the investigation of fire and explosion scenes through the establishment of the National Center for Forensic Science (NCFS). The work of the Center’s faculty, staff, and students, in cooperation with the National Institute of Justice (NIJ), has helped produce the NIJ Research Report Fire and Arson Scene Evidence: A Guide for Public Safety.


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