Handwriting and hand-printing analysis is applied to many types of investigation: fraud, homicide, suicide, drug trafficking and clandestine labs, sexual offences, threats and extortion, blackmail, arson, bombings, and theft. This text covers the major principles involved in handwriting and hand-printing analysis. Lawyers and investigators will learn about interpreting an examiner's report; the significance of various handwriting opinions; and the influencing factors which must be considered. Naturally, students of document examination can gain much from such a practical, yet rigorously scientific, treatment of the subject. It shows investigators how to obtain handwriting specimens and evidence. It provides model specimen handwriting forms. It covers best practices for properly identifying, collecting, understanding,and examining evidence.
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...a worthwile addition to any forensic document examiner's library and of particular value to anyone entering the field of handwriting examination. -- Louise Floate, Science and Justice
If Mr Morris plans to update this book in the future, I will be at the front of the line. -- Ronald Emmons, Oregon State Police, Forensic Documents
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Book Description Academic Press, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110125076401
Book Description Academic Press, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0125076401