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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Robert L Snow
|Description:||xi, 188 p. ; 24 cm.|
|Contents:||The birth of high-tech police work --
Dispatch and communications --
Uniformed officers --
SWAT and bomb squad --
Lie detection --
Automated fingerprint identification --
DNA analysis --
Some thoughts about technology.
|Other Titles:||Technology & law enforcement
From gumshoe to gamma rays
|Responsibility:||Robert L. Snow ; foreword by Raymond E. Foster.|
Takes readers through major branches of law enforcement and shows how technology has changed police department operations. This book illuminates the behind-the-scenes technologies that go into solving crimes and keeping dangerous criminals off the street. It covers DNA and fingerprint technologies, vehicle technologies, and bomb detection.
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