Criminal investigation.

Description:

Describes procedures for criminal investigations conducted by military police during wartime. Discusses the purposes and functions of the Security Intelligence Corps (SIC).

Creator(s): United States. War Dept.
Creation Date: April 1945
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection(s):
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
Date(s):
  • Creation: April 1945
Description:

Describes procedures for criminal investigations conducted by military police during wartime. Discusses the purposes and functions of the Security Intelligence Corps (SIC).

Note:

Includes index.

Includes glossary of criminal slang.

"April 1945."

Contents: 1. Introduction -- 2. Sources of information -- 3. Informants -- 4. Interviews, interrogations and written statements -- 5. Descriptions -- 6. Testimony in court -- 7. Surveillance -- 8. Undercover investigations -- 9. Arrest and searches of the person -- 10. Raids -- 11. Crime scene searches -- 12. Reconstructing crime -- 13. Investigation of particular criminal offenses -- 14. Criminal investigation reports -- App. I. Articles of war -- App. II. Glossary of criminal phrases -- 15. Introduction to scientific criminology -- 16. Preservation and handling of evidence in criminal cases -- 17. Narcotics -- 18. Blood and other body fluids -- 19. Toxicology -- 20. Fractured glass -- 21. Investigative photography -- 22. Firearms identification -- 23. Fingerprints -- 24. Document examination -- 25. Footprints and tire tracks -- 26. Reproduction of evidence in third dimension -- Index.

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v, 358 p. : ill.

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Keyword(s): military police | Security Intelligence Corps | criminal investigation | military law | Articles of War | military crimes | criminal investigation | interrogation | court martial | military court | crime scene investigation | surveillance | military raids
Added Title: War Department field manual ; FM 19-20.
Series Title: War Department field manual
Partner:
UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
Collection:
Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 6339251 |
  • GOVNO: W 1.33:19-20/1-2
  • UNTCAT: b2444040 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc28310
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text