Sneed, David R. Avoiding Evidence Spoliation. Ward & Whitemore.
Abstract: Spoliation generally means "the careless destruction
or discard of an item that is considered evidence in a fire loss."
This article examines the act of spoliation and the recent trends that demand
the prevention of spoliation. The article also provides ways that fire investigators
can prevent spoliation.
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Cincinnati, OH 45250-0044