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Maria Lopez English 2 Ms. Piersol February 2, 2014 Detective/Investigator/Police A detective is a police officer whose job is to identify criminals by investigating cases. When trying to solve a crime, a detective conducts a criminal investigation that seeks facts to help determine the truth about what happened and who is responsible. A career as a criminal investigator is more demanding, dangerous, and rewarding than any other job. A detective’s job is to gather, organize, and use information. To make decision complete the task, a detective needs to be smart, and physically fit.
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Another reason why they are so popular is that the crimes are unusual and challenging for both the reader and Sherlock Holmes. The stories clearly show the bond and relationship between Holmes and Watson, they show something of society and they challenge our intelligence. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle writes the stories in a way that challenges the reader’s intelligence and wills them to solve the clues before Sherlock Holmes does. Dr Watson is there to ask the questions that the reader cannot. The clues that Sherlock Holmes finds are not ordinary clues; they are complex in the way that they are given to the reader to make them think.
His reasoning method is what make him different from o... ... middle of paper ... ...ood knowledge in many fields. He is a patient person, so he is able to train himself to master deduction. Science of deduction’ is how Holmes calls his investigation method. He solve this case by thinking backward from the result to find the most possible cause. Holmes’s theory helps the police detective to go on the right track which leads them to find the murderer.