• Illegal Markets and the Economics of Organized Crime book cover

    Illegal Markets and the Economics of Organized Crime

    1st Edition

    Edited by Martin Bouchard, Chris Wilkins

    This book showcases recent advances in the theoretical and empirical understanding of the economic aspects of organised crime and illegal markets. It provides new insights into defining and quantifying the influence of organised crime by drawing on innovative approaches to studying criminal…

    Paperback – 2012-05-08
    Routledge

  • Situational Prevention of Organised Crimes book cover

    Situational Prevention of Organised Crimes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ronald V. Clarke, Karen Bullock, Nick Tilley

    Situational crime prevention is the art and science of reducing opportunities for crime. Despite accumulating evidence of its value in reducing many different kinds of crime - such as burglary, fraud, robbery, car theft, child sexual abuse and even terrorism - little has previously been published…

    Paperback – 2012-03-20
    Routledge
    Crime Science Series

  • Money Laundering: A Guide for Criminal Investigators, Third Edition book cover

    Money Laundering

    A Guide for Criminal Investigators, Third Edition, 3rd Edition

    By John Madinger

    Many changes have occurred in the twenty-five years that have passed since the enactment of the Money Laundering Control Act of 1986. The law has been amended, new underlying crimes have been added, and court decisions have modified its scope. The Act remains an important tool in combating criminal…

    Hardback – 2011-12-14
    Routledge

  • Crime and Economics: An Introduction book cover

    Crime and Economics

    An Introduction, 1st Edition

    By Kevin Albertson, Chris Fox

    Crime and Economics provides the first comprehensive and accessible text to address the economics of crime within the study of crime and criminology. The economics of crime is an area of growing activity and concern, increasingly influential both to the study of crime and criminal justice and to…

    Paperback – 2011-10-04
    Willan

  • Terrorism: An Investigator's Handbook book cover

    Terrorism

    An Investigator's Handbook, 4th Edition

    By William E. Dyson

    This handbook introduces the reader to the field of terrorism investigation. Describing how terrorists operate and how they differ from other criminals, it provides an outline of how terrorism investigations should be conducted. By helping investigators to develop skills and knowledge, this guide…

    Paperback – 2011-09-02
    Routledge

  • Suicide Bombings book cover

    Suicide Bombings

    1st Edition

    By Riaz Hassan

    In an age when the Western world is preoccupied with worries about weapons of mass destruction in terrorist hands, terrorists across many parts of the globe are using a more basic device as a weapon – life itself. Suicide bombing has become a weapon of choice among terrorist groups because…

    Paperback – 2011-03-30
    Routledge
    Shortcuts

  • Policing: Toward an Unknown Future book cover

    Policing: Toward an Unknown Future

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Crank, Colleen Kadleck

    The enclosed papers are the culmination of a project Dr. John Crank and Dr. Colleen Kadleck carried out assessing issues facing the police into the early 21st century. The papers are future oriented, in the sense that they anticipate trends visible today. Everywhere, the contributing scholars found…

    Hardback – 2011-02-14
    Routledge
    Police Practice and Research

  • Innovative Possibilities: Global Policing Research and Practice book cover

    Innovative Possibilities: Global Policing Research and Practice

    1st Edition

    Edited by Les Johnston, Clifford Shearing

    Innovative Possibilities: Global Policing Research and Practice brings together observations that reflect upon the state of police (and policing) across the globe and associated forms of policing scholarship with inputs from Africa, Australia, South and Central America, China, Europe, and the USA.…

    Hardback – 2011-02-14
    Routledge
    Police Practice and Research

  • Narcos Over the Border: Gangs, Cartels and Mercenaries book cover

    Narcos Over the Border

    Gangs, Cartels and Mercenaries, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert J Bunker

    The book takes a hard hitting look at the drug wars taking place in Mexico between competing gangs, cartels, and mercenary factions; their insurgency against the Mexican state; the narco-violence and terrorism that is increasingly coming over the border into the United States, and its…

    Paperback – 2010-11-15
    Routledge

  • The Origin of Organized Crime in America: The New York City Mafia, 1891–1931 book cover

    The Origin of Organized Crime in America

    The New York City Mafia, 1891–1931, 1st Edition

    By David Critchley

    While the later history of the New York Mafia has received extensive attention, what has been conspicuously absent until now is an accurate and conversant review of the formative years of Mafia organizational growth. David Critchley examines the Mafia recruitment process, relations…

    Paperback – 2010-03-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in American History

  • Transnational Organized Crime book cover

    Transnational Organized Crime

    1st Edition

    By Frank Madsen

    With organized crime estimated to generate billions of dollars every year through illegal activities such as money laundering, smuggling of people and goods, extortion, robbery, fraud and insider trading, authorities are increasingly working together to combat this increasing threat to…

    Paperback – 2009-04-30
    Routledge
    Global Institutions

  • The Politics of Cross-border Crime in Greater China: Case Studies of Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Macao: Case Studies of Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Macao book cover

    The Politics of Cross-border Crime in Greater China: Case Studies of Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Macao

    Case Studies of Mainland China, Hong Kong, and Macao, 1st Edition

    By Sonny Shiu-Hing Lo

    Organized crime has been on the rise in the Greater China region since the People's Republic opened up its economy and society in the mid-1980s. Today, triads from Hong Kong, Macao, and even Taiwan are involved in businesses in Guangdong Province, and often recruit local Chinese for illegal…

    Hardback – 2009-02-15
    Routledge

1Series in Organized Crime

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