First comprehensive reference and text assessing criminal, investigative, and strategic analysis techniques and how they support every facet of law enforcement.
A comprehensive reference/text that assesses criminal, investigative, and strategic analysis techniques and reports, while showing how they support every facet of law enforcement. The sourcebook gives a history of the field of analysis and of the education and training of analysts; lists and describes analytical techniques; discusses public and strategic reporting and the application of analytical techniques in all types of investigations; highlights the work of agencies, organizations, and individuals in the field; and points to future needs and uses for criminal analysis. Includes a glossary, a description of computer software, and an extensive bibliography. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)