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Forensic science and policing in Scotland

Fraser, J. and Ludwig, A. (2010) Forensic science and policing in Scotland. In: Policing in Scotland. Willan Publishing, Abingdon. ISBN 9781843929734

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Abstract

This fully updated and expanded new version builds upon the success of the first edition and aim to provide an up-to-date and authoritative account of recent developments and provide an overview of policing in Scotland, with an updated description of the basic factual information about Scottish policing as it stands in the present age. Contributors to the book are drawn from both academics and practitioners and include new and revised chapters on historical developments that have shaped that modern policing. the important and challenging areas of police management, resource management and the role of police unionism, policing of crime and disorder, community policing in Scotland, policing: young people, ethnic minorities and crime investigation. youth justice human rights legislation and Scottish policing, the role of policing within the wider Scottish criminal justice system and forensic science