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Crime Mapping New Tools for Law Enforcement (Studies in Crime and Punishment, V. 8.) by Irvin B. Vann

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Published by Peter Lang Publishing .
Written in English


  • Forensic Science,
  • Criminology,
  • Social Science,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Crime analysis,
  • Crime prevention,
  • Criminal investigation,
  • Data processing,
  • Information storage and retrie,
  • Information storage and retrieval systems,
  • United States,
  • Sociology

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages149
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11396855M
ISBN 10082045785X
ISBN 109780820457857

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