52 Multiple choice questions
- theft plus violence
- were open at the time of death.
- the color change due to settling of blood according to gravity;
- the body will change over time and will be
- position of the body at death and whether the body was moved after death.
- the stiffening of body muscles after death;
- is a robbery that occurs within the victim's dwelling while
the victim is present and aware that a robbery is taking place. This is often confused with
burglary to an occupied residence or vacant residence, which differs in that there is no
use or threat of violence against the occupant, as defined in s. 812.135, F.S.
- document that the suspect took the motor
vehicle from the person or custody of the victim using force, violence, assault, or by
placing the victim in fear during the course of the taking.
- final determination after the completion of his or her investigation, which can take weeks to conclude.
- Sudden Unexpected Infant Death
- until authorized by the ME, pursuant to multi-agency
- cause or manner of death.
- people at home, retail stores,
convenience stores, banks, and ATMs, including situational victims, senior citizens,
drunken people, drug suspects/participants, homeless persons, and prostitutes.
that the suspect took the money or property from the person or custody
of the victim by using force, violence, and assault, or by placing the
victim in fear during the course of taking it.Add that the property
taken was of some value and whether the suspect took the property with the intent to
deprive the victim of his or her right to it or any benefit from it, permanently or
- found the infant dead, asking about the
infant's exact position and anything observed or heard.
- all other possible causes of sudden, unexplained death have been ruled out by a thorough
- infants and small children.
- suffocation (asphyxia),
drowning, electrocution, hyperthermia,
hypothermia, carbon monoxide poisoning, and
homicide. These causes of infant death can be
easily overlooked at first; however, they can be
explained after a careful and thorough
- Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
- contact the deceased person's physician and
inform him or her of the death.
or conveyance of any kind, including any attached porch, whether such
building or conveyance is temporary or permanent, mobile or immobile,
which has a roof over it and intended for people to lodge in at night, together with the
enclosed space of ground and outbuildings immediately surrounding it.
the robbing of a person of his or her vehicle by the use of force,
violence, assault, or by putting them in fear during the course of the
robbery, as defined
in s. 812.133, F.S.
- notify the medical examiner (ME).
- 360-degree visual sweep of the perimeter.
- decapitation and decomposition
- choking, constriction of the chest or abdomen, strangulation, narrowing of the
airways due to an allergic reaction or some other disorder, inhalation of toxic gases, immersion in water,
wedging or entrapment, or neck compression.
- is one of several causes of SUID and is the most
common cause of death in infants aged one
month to one year in the United States. SIDS
occurs most commonly in infants two to four
months of age and rarely after eight months of
age. It occurs more frequently in African
Americans, American Indians, and Alaska
Natives than in Caucasians. It occurs suddenly and without warning, often during periods of sleep.
- the postmortem cooling of the body.
- milky or cloudy, and the eyelids
- document that the suspect
entered the dwelling of the victim and that at the time the suspect entered the dwelling,
the suspect intended to commit robbery. While inside the dwelling, the suspect did
- first minutes after your arrival
- This may occur 10-20 minutes or up to several hours after
the parent places the child in bed.
- Medical Examiner
- SIDS and suffocation as a cause of death.
- critical period of rapid growth and brain development in the first six months
- presence of blood, cuts, gashes, or bruising.
- plastic bags, soft pillows, bedding, or stuffed animals.
- crime scene tape) between the scene and the public without cross contaminating
that the suspect took the money or property from the person of the
victim and in the course of the taking, the victim was or became aware
of the taking.
The property taken was of some value and the taking was with the intent to deprive the victim or the owner, permanently or temporarily, of his or her right to the property.
- a bullet hole in the head or chest, and notify
your supervisor or investigator of any signs of trauma or obvious fatal injury.
- natural, accidental, and criminal
- doll re-enactments of the placed, last seen alive,
and found position of the infant at the scene.
- surrounding environment and may be cold to the touch.
- mild upper respiratory infection or recent physical stress.
- the sudden and unexpected death of an infant
due to natural or unnatural causes.
- the information gathered consistently points to elements of a death by natural or
- anger, recurring dreams,
physical illness, depression, changes in eating and sleeping patterns, mood swings, and
- occurs when a suspect TAKES property from a person by using force, violence, or assault. places victim in fear.
- pale, waxy, and translucent.