The research paper will cover a topic related to Investigative Processes. You may choose a topic you find interesting, but it mus be a recent high-profile case or the investigative process based on required reading links and week lectures. Let me know if this clears up any confusion.
The Asbtract to submit must be two (2) pages, double-spaced abstract of their proposed term paper. (Abstract Succinctly state overview of term paper).
Title of Term Paper:
(Student Name), Master of Criminal Justice, 2018
Term Paper directed by: ( Professor Name), Ph.D.
Department of Criminal Justice Program
Ogle, R. R. (2011). Crime scene investigation and reconstruction (3rd ed.). Upper Saddle
River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall. (ISBN: 978-0136093602)
Osterburg, J. W., & Ward, R. H. (2013). Criminal investigation: A method for
reconstructing the past (7th ed.). Cincinnati, OH: Anderson Publishing (ISBN: 978-
Older editions of the books are allowed.
Fisher, B. A. J. (2004). Techniques of crime scene investigation (7th ed.). Boca Raton,
FL: CRC Press.
Lyman, M. D. (2002). Criminal investigation: The art and science (3rd ed.). Upper
Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
Turvey, B. (1999). Criminal profiling. San Diego, CA: Academic Press.
(Add 15 to 20 recent academics searches, From 2013 to Now)
You must write the abstract thoroughly and cite all relevant assigned readings for those attachments (using APA format). In a separate page, send me the links I want to verify them.
. DO NOT refer to or incorporate information from extremely unreliable sources (e.g., Wikipedia, TMZ, and The Onion).
Abstract must be well written, free of grammatical errors, relevant to the topic, and demonstrate critical thinking and analysis.