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NCJ Number: 123039 Find in a Library
Title: Probabilistic Reasoning in Evidential Assessment
Journal: Journal of Forensic Science Society  Volume:29  Issue:5  Dated:(September-October 1989)  Pages:303-316
Author(s): CGG Aitken; A J Gammerman
Date Published: 1989
Page Count: 14
Type: Best Practice/State-of-the-Art Review
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Computational procedures, based on probabilities for incorporating and assessing evidence obtained in the course of a criminal investigation, are described.
Abstract: These procedures depend on a network approach. Suspects and individual pieces of evidence are the nodes of the network. Causal connections are the links of the network. Various applications of the procedures are discussed in the context of one artificial example. 6 figures, 3 tables, 10 references. (Publisher abstract)
Main Term(s): Computer aided investigations
Index Term(s): Computer aided operations; Computer evidence; Evidence identification; Probabilistic evidence
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