General References

The following resources address forensic science topics such as laws of evidence, forensic drug analysis, and forensic chemistry.

Introductory Level

De Forest, P. R., R. E. Gaensslen, and H. C. Lee. Forensic Science: An Introduction to Criminalistics. New York: McGraw Hill, 1983.

Eckert, W. E., ed. Introduction to Forensic Sciences. 2d ed. Boca Raton, Fla.: CRC Press, 1992.

James, S. H., and J. J. Nordby, eds. Forensic Science: An Introduction to Scientific and Investigative Techniques. 2d ed. Boca Raton, Fla.: CRC Press, 2006.

Nickell, J. N., and J. F. Fisher. Crime Science: Methods of Forensic Detection. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1998.

Nordby, J. J. Dead Reckoning: The Art of Forensic Detection. Boca Raton, Fla.: CRC Press, 2000.

Becker, R. F. Scientific Evidence and Expert Testimony Handbook. Springfield, 1ll.: Charles C. Thomas, 1997.

Black's Law Dictionary. 6th ed. St. Paul, Minn.: West Publishing Company, 1990.

Moenssens, A. A., et al. Scientific Evidence in Civil and Criminal Cases. 4th ed. Westbury, N.Y.: Foundation Press, 1995.


Levine, B. Principles of Forensic Toxicology. Washington, D.C.: American Association of Clinical Chemistry, 1999.

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