Flashcards in Prep A - Systematic Approach to Investigation Deck (7)
What are the 8 steps of the Systematic Approach?
Victim/Informant, Appreciation, Witness, Scene, Exhibits, Ingredients, Powers, Offender
What factors should be considered when carrying out an appreciation?
Whats my goal? How do I achieve it? What are some alternative options? What's the BEST option? Are there safety issues? Do I need assistance? How much time do I have? What resources are available to me?
Why is flexibility required when using the Systematic Approach?
Order may not suit every situation - may not be possible in every situation. Key point is to cover all aspects of each step.
What are the four open types of questions?
TEDS - Tell me, Explain, Describe, Show me...
What are the six basic probing questions?
What, Where, When, Who, How, Why?
What should you consider when you talk to people/examine crime scenes?
Do the stories add up? Are the stories possible? Does the physical evidence support stories? Are the ingredients for an offence here?