9780130143013

Just the Facts : Investigative Report Writing

by
  • ISBN13:

    9780130143013

  • ISBN10:

    0130143014

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1/1/1999
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • View Upgraded Edition
  • Purchase Benefits
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.
  • The Used, Rental and eBook copies of this book are not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

For courses in Police Report Writing, and Introduction to Investigation, and for use in Law Enforcement Training Academy programs. This training tool and text combines the basics of two disciplines, investigation and report writing, and bridges the gap between them. It was not designed to teach students how to writebut to teach students who know how to write how to write a police report. Fundamental guidelines for investigative reports are established through a set of rules that are easy to understand and apply in any type of report writing scenario.

Table of Contents

1. Investigation Basics.
2. Note Taking.
3. The Rules of Narrative Writing.
4. Describing Persons and Property.
5. Crime Reports.
6. Arrest Reports.
7. Issues in Writing.
8. Writing Warrants.
9. Dictating Reports.
Index.

Rewards Program

Write a Review