Reference Library


Pedal Evidence

DiMaggio, John A.: “Prints of Thieves”, BioMechanics Magazine, Vol.IX, Number 3/March 2002:16-26.


DiMaggio, John A.,“Forensic Podiatry- Part Two” Evidence Technology Magazine, Volume 6, Number3, May-June 2008.


DiMaggio, John A., “Forensic Podiatry- Part One” Evidence Technology Magazine, Volume 6, Number2, March-April 2008.


DiMaggio, John A.: The Emerging Science of Forensic Podiatry, Podiatry Management Magazine, pp14-151, August 2005.


Giles, E. and Vallandigham, P. H. ,  “Height Estimation from Foot and Shoe-print Length,” Journal of Forensic Sciences,JFSCA, Vol. 36, No. 4, July 1991, pp. 1134-1151.


Gordon, C. C. and Buikstra, J. E., “Linear Models for the Prediction of Stature and Boot Dimensions,” Journal of Forensic Sciences, JFSCA, Vol. 37, No. 3, May 1992,  pp. 771-782.


Gunn, D.P.M., N., “Old and New Methods of Evaluating Footprint Impressions by a Forensic Podiatrist,”British Journal of Podiatric Medicine and Surgery, 3(3), 8-11, 1991.


Krishan, MSc, PhD, Kewal and Sharma, MSc.Abhilasha, “Estimation of Stature from Dimensions of Hands and Feet in a North Indian Population” Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine 14 (2007) 327-332,


Krishan, MSc PhD. Kewal, “Estimation of Stature from Footprint and Foot Outline Dimensions in Gujjars of North India”,Forensic Science International 175 (2008) 93-101.


Krishan, MSc PhD, Kewal, “Establishing Correlation of Footprints with Body Weight-Forensic Aspects” Forensic Science International 179 (2008) 63-69.


Laskowski, G.E. and Kyle, V.L., “Barefoot Impressions – A Preliminary Study of Identification Characteristics and Population Frequency of their Morphological Features,”Journal of Forensic Sciences, Vol. 33, No. 2, March 1988, pp. 378-388.


Lucock, MChS, L. J., “Identification from Footwear,” Medicine Science and the Law, Vol. 19, No. 4, 1979, pp. 225-230.


Nirenberg, D. P. M., Michael S., “Forensic Methods and the Podiatric Physician,” Journal of the American Podiatry Society,Vol. 79, No. 5, May 1989, pp. 247-252.


Rossi, D.P.M., William A., “Podometrics: A New Methodology for Foot Typing,” Contemporary Podiatric Physician, November 1992, pp. 28-39.


Smith, PhD, Shelley L., “Attribution of Foot Bones to Sex and Population Groups,” Journal of Forensic Sciences, 1997; 42(2); 186-195.


Vernon, DPodM, D. W. and McCourt, F. J.  “Forensic Podiatry – a review and definition,” British Journal of Podiatry, 2(2), 45-48, 1999.


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Forensic Podiatry / Pedal Evidence

DiMaggio, John. A. Vernon, Wesley Forensic Podiatry - Principles and Methods, Second Edition, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group, LLC, 2017

Rich DPM, Jeremy, Dean MD, Dorothy E., Powers PhD. Forensic Medicine of the Lower Extremity. Humana Press, CT., February 2005.


Thompson, Tim and Black, Sue, Forensic Human Identification – An Introduction. CRC Press, 2007.  

Associated Subjects to Forensic Podiatry

Abbott, John.  Footwear Evidence.  Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, 1964.


Bodziak, William J.  Footwear Impression Evidence. Second Edition,New York: Elsevier, 2000.


Cassidy, M.J.  Footwear Identification. Salem, Ore: Lightning Powder Co., 1995.


Donatelli, Robert.  The Biomechanics of the Foot and Ankle. Philadelphia: F.A.Davis, 1990.


Eckert, William G.  Introduction to Forensic Sciences.  2nd ed. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, Inc., 1997


Fisher, Barry A.J.  Techniques of Crime Scene Investigation, CRC Press, 7th Edition, 2004.


Haglund, Wm. D. and Sorg, Marcella H.  Forensic Taphonomy. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, Inc., 1997.


Hilderbrand, Dwane S.  Footwear, the Missed Evidence. Temecula, CA: Staggs, 2007.


Perry, Jacquelin.  Gait Analysis – Normal and Pathologic Function.  Thorofare, N.J.: Slack Inc., 1992.


Pickering, Robert B. and Bachman, David C.  The Use of Forensic Anthropology.  Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, Inc., 1997.


Robbins, L. M.  Footprints: Collection, Analysis and Interpretation.  Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas, 1985.


Root, Merton L. Orien, William P. and Weed, John H.  Normal and Abnormal Function of the Foot.  Vol. 2, LosAngeles: Clinical Biomechanics Corporation, 1997.


Rossi, D.P.M., William A. and Tennant, D.P.M., Ross.  Professional Shoe Fitting, New York: National Shoe Retailers Association, 1984.


Saferstein, Richard.  Forensic Science-From the Crime Scene to the Crime Lab: Pearson Prentice-Hall, Inc., 2009.


Sarrafian, Shahan K.  Anatomy of the Foot and Ankle, Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott, 1983.


Ubelacker, Douglas.  Bones – A Forensic Detectives Casebook.  New York: Harper Collins, 1992.


Valmassy, Ronald L.  Clinical Biomechanics of the Lower Extremity. St. Louis: Mosby – Year Book, Inc., 1996.

Legal / Expert Witness

Sacks, Michael E.  An Overview of the Law: A Guide for Testifying and Consulting Experts.  Danvers, MA: LRP Publications, 1995


Feder HA and M Houck, Succeeding as an Expert Witness. 4th edition. CRC Press; Boca Raton, FL.2008


Black, Henry Campbell. Black’s Law Dictionary.  Abridged 6th ed. St. Paul, MN: West, 1991


Cantor, J.D., Benjamin J. The Role of the Expert Witness in a Court Trial.  Belmont, MA: Legal Evidence Photography Seminars,



Rabinof, Marc A. and Holmes, Stephen P.  The Forensic Expert’s Guide to Litigation.  Danvers, MA: LRP Publications, 1996.


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