Forensic Science Books

Last updated: January 2, 2012
  1. The Poisoner's Handbook: Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York
    1. The Poisoner's Handbook: Murder and the Birth of Forensic Medicine in Jazz Age New York by Deborah Blum and Coleen Marlo Published: February 18, 2010 Score: 4.5
  2. Portrait of a Killer: Jack the Ripper -- Case Closed
    2. Portrait of a Killer: Jack the Ripper -- Case Closed by Patricia Cornwell Published: November 11, 2002 Score: 4.06
  3. The Killer of Little Shepherds: A True Crime Story and the Birth of Forensic Science
    3. The Killer of Little Shepherds: A True Crime Story and the Birth of Forensic Science by Douglas Starr Published: November 1, 2011 Score: 2.06
  4. The Murder Room: The Heirs of Sherlock Holmes Gather to Solve the World's Most Perplexing Cold Cases
    4. The Murder Room: The Heirs of Sherlock Holmes Gather to Solve the World's Most Perplexing Cold Cases by Mike Capuzzo Published: June 7, 2011 Score: 1.92
  5. MINDHUNTER: Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit
    5. MINDHUNTER: Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit by John Douglas, Mark Olshaker and John E. Douglas Published: November 1, 1995 Score: 1.42
  6. Death's Acre: Inside the Legendary Forensic Lab the Body Farm Where the Dead Do Tell Tales
    6. Death's Acre: Inside the Legendary Forensic Lab the Body Farm Where the Dead Do Tell Tales by William Bass and Jon Jefferson Published: October 5, 2004 Score: 1.18
  7. Journey Into Darkness
    7. Journey Into Darkness by John E. Douglas and Mark Olshaker Published: May 1, 2010 Score: 1.04
  8. The Secrets of the FBI
    8. The Secrets of the FBI by Ronald Kessler and Michael Bybee Published: August 2, 2011 Score: 0.92
  9. Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets
    9. Homicide: A Year on the Killing Streets by David Simon Published: June 1, 1991 Score: 0.88
  10. Verbal Judo
    10. Verbal Judo by George J. Thompson Published: May 1, 1993 Score: 0.68
  11. We, the Jury: Deciding the Scott Peterson Case
    11. We, the Jury: Deciding the Scott Peterson Case by Mike Belmessieri, Dennis Lear, Greg Beratlis and Tom Marino Published: January 1, 2007 Score: 0.54
  12. Digital Forensics with Open Source Tools
    12. Digital Forensics with Open Source Tools by Cory Altheide and Harlan Carvey Published: April 28, 2011 Score: 0.46
  13. UNSOLVED SERIAL KILLINGS - The Zodiac, The Axeman, Highway of Tears, Original Night Stalker, and More (True Crime Files)
    13. UNSOLVED SERIAL KILLINGS - The Zodiac, The Axeman, Highway of Tears, Original Night Stalker, and More (True Crime Files) by R.J. Parker Published: December 21, 2011 Score: 0.43
  14. NO KILLING IN THE HALLWAYS ~ SCHOOL SHOOTINGS ~ Columbine, Virginia Tech, Beslan Hostage, Ecole Massacre, Red Lake High, Texas Sniper (True Crime Files)
    14. NO KILLING IN THE HALLWAYS ~ SCHOOL SHOOTINGS ~ Columbine, Virginia Tech, Beslan Hostage, Ecole Massacre, Red Lake High, Texas Sniper (True Crime Files) by R.J. Parker Published: December 1, 2011 Score: 0.42
  15. SPREE KILLERS: (Going Postal~Massacres) - Fort Hood Shooting, Luby Massacre, Standard Gravure Shooting And More. (True Crime Files)
    15. SPREE KILLERS: (Going Postal~Massacres) - Fort Hood Shooting, Luby Massacre, Standard Gravure Shooting And More. (True Crime Files) by R.J. Parker Published: December 21, 2011 Score: 0.39
  16. WOMEN WHO KILL - Serial Killers (Dorothea Puente, Christine Falling, Karla Homolka, Marybeth Tinning, Caril Ann Fugate And More.) (True Crime Files)
    16. WOMEN WHO KILL - Serial Killers (Dorothea Puente, Christine Falling, Karla Homolka, Marybeth Tinning, Caril Ann Fugate And More.) (True Crime Files) by R.J. Parker Published: December 31, 2011 Score: 0.35
  17. The Art of Cross-Examination; With the Cross-Examinations of Important Witnesses in Some Celebrated Cases
    17. The Art of Cross-Examination; With the Cross-Examinations of Important Witnesses in Some Celebrated Cases by Francis Lewis Wellman Published: January 1, 2012 Score: 0.32
  18. The Measure of Madness
    18. The Measure of Madness by Katherine Ramsland and Cheryl Paradis Published: July 1, 2010 Score: 0.31
  19. Never Suck A Dead Man's Hand: Curious Adventures of a CSI
    19. Never Suck A Dead Man's Hand: Curious Adventures of a CSI by Dana Kollmann Published: February 1, 2008 Score: 0.31
  20. Forensic Science University Package: Practical Homicide Investigation, Fourth Edition
    20. Forensic Science University Package: Practical Homicide Investigation, Fourth Edition by Vernon J. Geberth Published: February 8, 2006 Score: 0.28
  21. CASE CLOSED: Serial Killers Captured - Ted Bundy, The BTK Killer, Son of Sam, Jeffrey Dahmer, John Gacy and More. (True Crime Files (Revised Edition))
    21. CASE CLOSED: Serial Killers Captured - Ted Bundy, The BTK Killer, Son of Sam, Jeffrey Dahmer, John Gacy and More. (True Crime Files (Revised Edition)) by R.J. Parker Published: December 21, 2011 Score: 0.28
  22. Criminal Investigation (with CD-ROM and InfoTrac)
    22. Criminal Investigation (with CD-ROM and InfoTrac) by Wayne W. Bennett and Kären M. Hess Published: August 4, 2003 Score: 0.28
  23. TOP CASES of The FBI - (Jonestown Massacre, 1986 FBI Miami Shootout, Ruby Ridge, D.C.Beltway Snipers, Oklahoma City Bombing, And More.) (True Crime Files)
    23. TOP CASES of The FBI - (Jonestown Massacre, 1986 FBI Miami Shootout, Ruby Ridge, D.C.Beltway Snipers, Oklahoma City Bombing, And More.) (True Crime Files) by R.J. Parker Published: December 28, 2011 Score: 0.28
  24. Criminalistics: An Introduction to Forensic Science (College Version) (8th Edition)
    24. Criminalistics: An Introduction to Forensic Science (College Version) (8th Edition) by Richard Saferstein Published: June 18, 2003 Score: 0.22
  25. The FBI Career Guide: Inside Information on Getting Chosen for and Succeeding in One of the Toughest, Most Prestigious Jobs in the World
    25. The FBI Career Guide: Inside Information on Getting Chosen for and Succeeding in One of the Toughest, Most Prestigious Jobs in the World by Joseph W. Koletar Published: August 28, 2006 Score: 0.21

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