Office of the
District Attorney
Alameda County
Nancy E. O'Malley, District Attorney

Point of View

Point of View has been published by the Alameda County District Attorney's Office since 1970. Its purpose is to provide officers, prosecutors, and judges with original articles and recent case reports pertaining to all phases of police field operations and criminal investigations in California. Point of View is published in January, May, and September.

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California Criminal Investigation

SOLD OUT: The 2017 edition of CCI has sold out. We will start shipping CCI 2018 in December 2017. You can pre-order the 2018 edition by using the form for ordering CCI Online, below. The price for pre-orders are the same as orders for the 2017 edition.

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See 2017 Chapter 33 Update (Supplement to CCI 2017)

CCI Online

CCI Online contains all of the information in the manual plus continual updates, a global word search feature, and links to articles and case reports published in Point of View.

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