Law: Policing & Police Law

  • Policing European Metropolises: The Politics of Security in City-Regions book cover

    Policing European Metropolises

    The Politics of Security in City-Regions

    Edited by Elke Devroe, Adam Edwards, Paul Ponsaers

    Understanding the politics of security in city-regions is increasingly important for the study of contemporary policing. This book argues that national and international governing arrangements are being outflanked by various transnational threats, including the cross-border terrorism of the attacks…

    Hardback – 2017-02-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Security and Justice

  • Race in the Shadow of Law: State Violence in Contemporary Europe book cover

    Race in the Shadow of Law

    State Violence in Contemporary Europe

    By Eddie Bruce-Jones

    Race in the Shadow of Law offers a critical legal analysis of European responses to institutional racism. It draws connections between contemporary legal knowledge practices and colonial systems of thought, arguing that many people of colour experience the law as a part of a racial problem, rather…

    Hardback – 2016-11-28
    Routledge

  • Fenwick on Civil Liberties & Human Rights book cover

    Fenwick on Civil Liberties & Human Rights

    5th Edition

    By Helen Fenwick, Richard Edwards

    More than merely describing the evolution of human rights and civil liberties law, this classic textbook provides students with detailed and thought-provoking coverage of the most crucial developments in the field, clearly explaining the law in context and practice. Updated throughout for this new…

    Paperback – 2016-11-23
    Routledge-Cavendish

  • Trends in Policing: Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume Five book cover

    Trends in Policing

    Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume Five

    Edited by Bruce F. Baker, Dilip K. Das

    Trends in Policing: Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume Five, is based on the premise that police officials have a wealth of experience that can make significant contributions to our understanding of the prospects and problems of policing today. Each chapter consists of an…

    Hardback – 2016-11-18
    CRC Press
    Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

  • Stop and Search and Police Legitimacy book cover

    Stop and Search and Police Legitimacy

    By Ben Bradford

    ‘Stop and search’ is a form of police-citizen interaction that is confrontational, often stressful for those involved, and potentially damaging to the relationship between police and public. The extent to which police officers use their power to stop and perhaps search members of the public is…

    Hardback – 2016-11-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Restorative Policing: Concepts, theory and practice book cover

    Restorative Policing

    Concepts, theory and practice

    By Kerry Clamp, Craig Paterson

    In the UK and elsewhere, restorative justice and policing are core components of a range of university programmes; however, currently no such text exists on the intersection of these two areas of study. This book draws together these diverse theoretical perspectives to provide an innovative,…

    Hardback – 2016-09-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Intelligence-Led Policing book cover

    Intelligence-Led Policing

    2nd Edition

    By Jerry H. Ratcliffe

    What is intelligence-led policing? Who came up with the idea? Where did it come from? How does it relate to other policing paradigms? What distinguishes an intelligence-led approach to crime reduction? How is it designed to have an impact on crime? Does it prevent crime? These are just a few of the…

    Paperback – 2016-04-13
    Routledge

  • Human Trafficking: Contexts and Connections to Conventional Crime book cover

    Human Trafficking

    Contexts and Connections to Conventional Crime

    Edited by Joan Reid

    Human trafficking involves the violation of societal norms and often activates criminal justice responses including police, courts, juvenile justice, and child protective services. Due to the complex nature of human trafficking, some behaviours that facilitate human trafficking cannot be easily…

    Hardback – 2016-04-01
    Routledge Academic

  • The Impact of Scientific Evidence on the Criminal Trial: The Case of DNA Evidence book cover

    The Impact of Scientific Evidence on the Criminal Trial

    The Case of DNA Evidence

    By Oriola Sallavaci

    This book explores challenges posed by the use of DNA evidence to the traditional features, procedures and principles of the criminal trial. It examines the limitations of existing theories of criminal trial processes in the face of increasing use of scientific evidence in the court room.  The…

    Paperback – 2016-03-03
    Routledge

  • Crime Scene Unit Management: A Path Forward book cover

    Crime Scene Unit Management

    A Path Forward

    By Edward W. Wallace, Michael J. Cunningham, Daniel Boggiano

    Crime Scene Unit Management: A Path Forward is a must-have resource for anyone involved with forensic investigations and the search for evidence at the crime scene. The book provides standards for how to manage a crime scene so that evidence is collected and preserved without errors and…

    Paperback – 2015-12-15
    Routledge

  • Inside a Police Informant's Mind book cover

    Inside a Police Informant's Mind

    By Paul Derry

    Written by a former informant, Inside a Police Informant’s Mind presents an honest account of the role, risks, and motives of police informants. It chronicles the relationship and course of events between the author and a Royal Canadian Mounted Police commissioner. The author provides a fascinating…

    Paperback – 2015-08-22
    CRC Press

  • Stop and Search: Police Power in Global Context book cover

    Stop and Search

    Police Power in Global Context

    Edited by Leanne Weber, Ben Bowling

    Police powers to stop, question and search people in public places, and the way these powers are exercised, is a contentious aspect of police-community relations, and a key issue for criminological and policing scholarship, and for public debate about liberty and security more generally. Whilst…

    Paperback – 2015-08-14
    Routledge

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