TITLE

More murder mysteries

AUTHOR(S)
Witkin, Gordon; Creighton, Linda L.
PUB. DATE
April 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;4/11/94, Vol. 116 Issue 14, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines how the dark world of homicide investigation is getting radically worse. Decline in number of murders that are solved; Resulting human sorrow that is incalculable; Code of silence among gang members; Intimidation and killing of witnesses; Lack of investigators; Loss of experienced detectives; Stress of the job.
ACCESSION #
9404057577

 

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