28. The Many Hats of a Recovery Leader: Perspectives on Planning and Executing Worldwide Forensic Investigations and Recoveries at the JPAC Central Identification Laboratory

  1. Dennis C. Dirkmaat
  1. Paul D. Emanovsky1 and
  2. William R. Belcher2

Published Online: 22 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118255377.ch28

A Companion to Forensic Anthropology

A Companion to Forensic Anthropology

How to Cite

Emanovsky, P. D. and Belcher, W. R. (2012) The Many Hats of a Recovery Leader: Perspectives on Planning and Executing Worldwide Forensic Investigations and Recoveries at the JPAC Central Identification Laboratory, in A Companion to Forensic Anthropology (ed D. C. Dirkmaat), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118255377.ch28

Editor Information

  1. University of Pittsburgh, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Florida, USA

  2. 2

    University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 20 APR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405191234

Online ISBN: 9781118255377

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Keywords:

  • JPAC Central Identification Laboratory, and recovery leader;
  • JPAC-CIL and forensic anthropology;
  • JPAC organization and key functions;
  • field recoveries conducted by CIL;
  • recovery operations, recovery of biological evidence;
  • employment in JPAC-CIL, physical, mental, academic;
  • goal of JPAC-CIL, and remains of missing servicemen

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Overview of JPAC-CIL and Forensic Anthropology

  • A Short History of the CIL

  • Field Recoveries Conducted by CIL

  • Overview of Recovery Operations

  • Organizing the Field Recovery

  • Discussion

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References