To assist investigators and prosecutors, APRI’s National Center for Prosecution of Child Abuse?the nation’s premiere trainer of child abuse prosecutors and investigators?presents the Investigation and Prosecution of Child Abuse, Third Edition. Readers of this manual will receive practical, common sense assistance in handling child abuse cases from the initial report to the closing argument at trial. Appendices on the enclosed CD-ROM include hundreds of sample motions and other legal documents that can be adapted to the jurisdiction of individual readers. Now in its Third Edition, the manual contains the latest in case law and research on nearly every facet of child sexual abuse, physical abuse and neglect. This is the only book on the market specifically geared to investigators and prosecutors called upon to handle abuse cases.
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Book Description SAGE Publications, Inc, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 3rd. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0761930906
Book Description SAGE Publications, Inc, 2003. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: List of Figures and TablesForeword - Robert E. Cramer, Jr.Preface - Newman FlanaganAcknowledgments - Victor I. ViethAbout the ContributorsIntroduction to the Third Edition: The Benefits of Working as a Multidisciplinary TeamChapter I: Dynamics of VictimizationI. Overview of Victims and VictimizationII. Indicators of AbuseIII. Child Development FactorsIV. Reporting AbuseV. Expectations of the ProcessChapter II: InvestigationI. Interviewing the ChildII. Assessing Validity in Sexual Abuse CasesIII. Common Problems Encountered in Intrafamilial CasesIV. Interviewing Witnesses in Sexual and Physical Abuse CasesV. Additional Investigative TechniquesVI. Allegations Involving Multiple Victims and SuspectsVII. Medical Examinations in Sexual Abuse CasesVIII. Interrogation of the SuspectIX. Child Physical Abuse and Child HomicideX. Reference MaterialsChapter III: Charging, Plea Negotiation, and DispositionI. IntroductionII. The Charging DeterminationIII. Plea NegotiationIV. SentencingV. An Evaluation of the Prosecutor's Office by the VictimVI. Resource ListChapter IV: Pre-Trial MotionsI. IntroductionII. DiscoveryIII. Additional Defense Pre-Trial MotionsIV. Motions Regarding Similar ActsV. Additional Prosecution Pre-Trial MotionsVI. ConclusionVII. Resource ListChapter V: TrialI. Pre-Trial PreparationII. Jury SelectionIII. Opening StatementIV. The State's CaseV. Physical Abuse and Homicide: Special ConsiderationsVI. Special Fact Situations in Child Physical Abuse and Homicide CasesVII. Rebuttal EvidenceVIII. Closing ArgumentsIX. Jury InstructionsChapter VI: Special Courtroom ProceduresI. IntroductionII. Use of Electronic EquipmentIII. Courtroom ClosureIV. Support Persons and Guardians Ad LitemV. Other Special ProceduresVI. Resource ListCase IndexIndexAppendixes of Prosecutor's Resources Are Available on Packaged CD-ROM. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0761930906
Book Description SAGE Publications, Inc. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0761930906 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW4.0401970
Book Description SAGE Publications, Inc, 2003. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110761930906