Law: Policing & Police Law

  • Effective Expert Witnessing, Fifth Edition: Practices for the 21st Century book cover

    Effective Expert Witnessing, Fifth Edition

    Practices for the 21st Century

    By Jack V. Matson

    The testimony of an expert witness can lead to success or failure in cases that hinge on the presentation’s impact on a jury. Effective Expert Witnessing, Fifth Edition: Practices for the 21st Century explores the fundamentals of litigation, trial preparation, courtroom presentation, and the…

    Hardback – 2012-08-30
    CRC Press

  • Concepts and Case Studies in Threat Management book cover

    Concepts and Case Studies in Threat Management

    By Frederick S. Calhoun, Stephen W. Weston, J.D.

    Professionalization has come to the field of threat management. It has developed a systematic theory unique to the field, recognized authorities have emerged, and it is finding its own ethical code of conduct. It is also beginning to grow its own culture, complete with a vocabulary of its own.…

    Paperback – 2012-08-24
    CRC Press

  • Policing in an Age of Austerity: A postcolonial perspective book cover

    Policing in an Age of Austerity

    A postcolonial perspective

    By Graham Ellison, Mike Brogden

    Policing in an Age of Austerity uniquely examines the effects on one key public service: the state police of England and Wales. Focusing on the major cut-backs in its resources, both in material and in labour, it details the extent and effects of that drastic reduction in provision together with…

    Paperback – 2012-08-21
    Routledge

  • Global Environment of Policing book cover

    Global Environment of Policing

    Edited by Darren Palmer, Michael M. Berlin, Dilip K. Das

    Police organizations across the globe are experiencing major changes. Many nations cope with funding constraints as pressures within their societies, terrorism and transnational crime, and social and political transformations necessitate a more democratic form of policing. Drawn from the…

    Hardback – 2012-06-05
    CRC Press
    International Police Executive Symposium Co-Publications

  • Security Games: Surveillance and Control at Mega-Events book cover

    Security Games

    Surveillance and Control at Mega-Events

    Edited by Colin J. Bennett, Kevin Haggerty

    Security Games: Surveillance and Control at Mega-Events addresses the impact of mega-events – such as the Olympic Games and the World Cup – on wider practices of security and surveillance. "Mega-Events" pose peculiar and extensive security challenges. The overwhelming imperative is that "…

    Paperback – 2012-01-01
    Routledge

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

    Money Laundering

    A Guide for Criminal Investigators, Third 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
    CRC Press

  • Police Reform from the Bottom Up: Officers and their Unions as Agents of Change book cover

    Police Reform from the Bottom Up

    Officers and their Unions as Agents of Change

    Edited by Monique Marks, David Sklansky

    What role can and should police unions and rank-and-file officers play in driving and shaping police reform? Police unions and their members are often viewed as obstructionist and conservative, not as change agents. But reform efforts are much more likely to succeed when they are supported by the…

    Hardback – 2011-12-13
    Routledge
    Police Practice and Research

  • Human Trafficking: Exploring the International Nature, Concerns, and Complexities book cover

    Human Trafficking

    Exploring the International Nature, Concerns, and Complexities

    Edited by John Winterdyk, Benjamin Perrin, Philip Reichel

    Human trafficking is a crime that undermines fundamental human rights and a broader sense of global order. It is an atrocity that transcends borders—with some regions known as exporters of trafficking victims and others recognized as destination countries. Edited by three global experts and…

    Hardback – 2011-12-05
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Gangs in America book cover

    Introduction to Gangs in America

    By Ronald M. Holmes, Richard Tewksbury, George Higgins

    Gangs have long been a social and criminal threat to society. Introduction to Gangs in America explains how gangs are addressed as a criminal justice and public policy problem, providing a student-friendly, easily accessible, concise overview of the role, place, structure, and activities of gangs…

    Hardback – 2011-12-02
    CRC Press

  • Psychological Aspects of Crisis Negotiation, Second Edition book cover

    Psychological Aspects of Crisis Negotiation, Second Edition

    By Thomas Strentz

    While there are many books on crisis negotiation, most of the current literature focuses on the history and mechanics of this dynamic process, leaving out critical elements that are required for a successful encounter with a hostage-taker or other malfeasant. Psychological Aspects of Crisis…

    Hardback – 2011-12-01
    CRC Press

  • Police and Military Dogs: Criminal Detection, Forensic Evidence, and Judicial Admissibility book cover

    Police and Military Dogs

    Criminal Detection, Forensic Evidence, and Judicial Admissibility

    By John Ensminger

    It is essential that those in the criminal justice system understand the tasks that police dogs perform and the evidence that their work produces. Police and Military Dogs: Criminal Detection, Forensic Evidence, and Judicial Admissibility examines the use of police and military dogs for a wide…

    Hardback – 2011-10-10
    CRC Press

  • The Future of Policing: A Practical Guide for Police Managers and Leaders book cover

    The Future of Policing

    A Practical Guide for Police Managers and Leaders

    By Joseph A. Schafer, Michael E. Buerger, Richard W. Myers, Carl J. Jensen III, Bernard H. Levin

    As communities continue to undergo rapid demographic shifts that modify their composition, culture, and collective values, police departments serving those communities must evolve accordingly in order to remain effective. The Future of Policing: A Practical Guide for Police Managers and Leaders…

    Paperback – 2011-08-08
    CRC Press
    Modern Police Administration

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