A Needle in the Haystack
Join us on Thursday, November 18th at 5:30PM to
explore types of forensic evidence and discuss a homicide case study with Master Sergeant Tim Lemasters, Illinois State Police. Adult.
Space is limited and advance registration is required. Visit the library or call 217-935-5174 to learn more or register for this event.
Love forensic science?
Check out the following items at the Library!
The Handy Forensic Science Answer Book
by Patricia Barnes-Svarney
This book covers the fundamentals, science, history, latest research and techniques of forensic science and crime scene investigation.
Teasing Secrets from the Dead by Emily Craig, Ph.D.
A forensic anthropologist recounts her unlikely career, which has ranged from murder victims discovered in the backwoods of Appalachia to some of the highest-profile cases of our time.
The Gift of Fear by Gavin De Becker
Explains how to use the power of intuition to identify and avoid danger, and shares advice on restraining orders and self-defense tactics.
Postmortem by Patricia D. Cornwell
Dr Kay Scarpetta uses forensic medicine to try to catch the killer of five young women.
Fiction - The first in the Kay Scarpetta Series.
Bones, Season 1
An FBI agent teams up with a forensic anthropologist to solve some of the most baffling and bizarre crimes.
DVD - TV Series
Happy Crime Solving!