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Urge to Kill: How Police Take Homicide from Case to Court

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Procedural and technical inaccuracies can ruin an otherwise effective crime novel, especially given the public's ever-increasing interest in forensic details. In this fascinating guide, readers delve into the world of murder to learn how and why people commit homicide and how detectives capture the deadly perpetrators.

With a compelling mix of text, case studies and photogr

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Paperback, 192 pages
Published December 3rd 2005 by Writer's Digest Books (first published August 2002)
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Martin Edwards was educated in Northwich and at Balliol College, Oxford University, taking a first class honours degree in law. He trained as a solicitor in Leeds and moved to Liverpool on qualifying in 1980. He published his first legal article at the age of 25 and become a partner in the firm of Mace and Jones in 1984.

He is married to Helena with two children (Jonathan and Catherine) and lives i
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