Forensic GIS

The Role of Geospatial Technologies for Investigating Crime and Providing Evidence

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ISBN: 978-94-017-8756-7 (Print) 978-94-017-8757-4 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Fundamentals: Definitions, Concepts, Theories, and Principles

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-17

      Concepts, Principles, and Definitions

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      Pages 19-38

      Geospatial Technologies in the Courtroom

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      Pages 39-51

      Spatial Tracking Applications

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      Pages 53-70

      Spatial Technology Applications

  3. Case Studies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 71-71

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      Pages 73-103

      Using Near Repeat Analysis for Investigating Mortgage Fraud and Predatory Lending

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      Pages 105-134

      State Registration of Sex Offenders: Public Notification, Web Mapping, and Spatial Issues

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      Pages 135-154

      The SDIK Police Model: How to Make the Invisible Visible

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      Pages 155-172

      Spatial Analysis of Fear of Crime and Police Calls for Service: An Example and Implications for Community Policing

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      Pages 173-199

      Using GIS to Monitor and Investigate Police Use of Force: The Spatial Distribution of Force Factors

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      Pages 201-220

      Mapping Spatiotemporal Patterns of Liquor Law Violation Citations During Oktoberfest in College Town of La Crosse, Wisconsin

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      Pages 221-243

      A Web-Based GIS for Crime Mapping and Decision Support

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      Pages 245-262

      Use of Geographically Weighted Regression on Ecology of Crime, Response to Hurricane in Miami, Florida

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      Pages 263-286

      Delineating Legal Forest Boundaries to Combat Illegal Forest Encroachments: A Case Study in Murree Forest Division, Pakistan

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 287-310