Table of Contents

Front Cover; Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Author; Foreword; Chapter 1: Initial Response; Chapter 2: Scene Evaluation, Analysis, Strategy, and Direction; Chapter 3: Natural Deaths; Chapter 4: Accidental Deaths; Chapter 5: Suicidal Deaths; Chapter 6: Homicidal Deaths; Chapter 7: The Role of Medical Examiner; Appendix A: Universal Precautions for Blood Borne Pathogens; Appendix B: Death Scene Notes; Appendix C: Death Scene Notes: Supplemental; Appendix D: Biological Evidence Notes; Appendix E: Friction Ridge Evidence; Appendix F: Impression Evidence Notes Appendix G: Trace Evidence NotesAppendix H: Death Scene Entry log; Appendix I: Photographic Log; Appendix J: Photographic Head Slate; Appendix K: Immersion Burn Worksheet; Appendix L: SUID Scene Worksheet; Appendix M: Firearms Documentation worksheet; Appendix N: Post Blast Worksheet; Appendix O: Druggist Fold; Appendix P: Post Mortem Indicators Worksheet; Back Cover ""Death Scene Investigation: Procedural Guide is the answer to a long recognized dilemma: how to have every death investigated by an experienced death investigator."" - Tom Bevel, author of Practical Crime Scene Analysis and Reconstruction and Bloodstain Pattern Analysis with an Introduction to Crime Scene Reconstruction, Third Edition Those tasked with investigating death scenes come from a variety of backgrounds and varying levels of experience. Death Scene Investigation: Procedural Guide gives the less experienced investigator