Year: 1980 Source: Philadelphia: Davis, 1980. p.171-185 SIEC No: 19870122

Practical information is provided for law enforcement & medicolegal officers investigating suspicious deaths. Includes physical & psychological signs of suicide as well as phases of suicide crisis. Guidelines are given for examining the victim & the death scene, acquiring background information on the victim & family, understanding lethality scales and the grief process, & dealing with & assessing the family. HA