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  • The Law Officer's Pocket Manual: 2020 Edition book cover

    The Law Officer's Pocket Manual

    2020 Edition, 1st Edition

    By John G. Miles Jr., David B. Richardson, Anthony E. Scudellari

    The Law Officer’s Pocket Manual is a handy, pocket-sized, spiral-bound manual that highlights basic legal rules for quick reference and offers examples showing how those rules are applied. The manual provides concise guidance based on U.S. Supreme Court rulings on constitutional law issues and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

  • Fear, Society, and the Police book cover

    Fear, Society, and the Police

    1st Edition

    By Dale L. June

    Fear, Society, and the Police examines elements of fear and how they can be controlled and turned into an effective and proper response in an emergency situation. Readers of this book will be exposed to ways fear can become an uncontrolled emotion, often leading to unnecessary acts of violence, and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Corruption in Commercial Enterprise: Law, Theory and Practice book cover

    Corruption in Commercial Enterprise

    Law, Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Liz Campbell, Nicholas Lord

    This edited collection analyses, from multiple disciplinary perspectives, the issue of corruption in commercial enterprise across different sectors and jurisdictions. Corruption is commonly recognised as a major ‘social bad’, and is seriously harmful to society, in terms of the functioning and…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11
    Routledge

  • Police Militarization: Understanding the Perspectives of Police Chiefs, Administrators, and Tactical Officers book cover

    Police Militarization

    Understanding the Perspectives of Police Chiefs, Administrators, and Tactical Officers, 1st Edition

    By Scott W. Phillips

    The increased militarization of the police in the United States has been a topic of controversy for decades, brought to the public eye in notable events such as the Los Angeles Police Department’s use of battering rams in the 1980s and the siege of the Weaver family at Ruby Ridge, Idaho, in the…

    Paperback – 2019-10-17
    Routledge

  • Police in Schools: An Evidence-based Look at the Use of School Resource Officers book cover

    Police in Schools

    An Evidence-based Look at the Use of School Resource Officers, 1st Edition

    By Linda Duxbury, Craig Bennell

    This co-authored book critically reviews existing literature on school resource officer (SRO) programs and presents a thorough evaluation of an SRO program offered by Peel Regional Police in Ontario, Canada. The implementation of a SRO program is a controversial response to school violence and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-25
    Routledge

  • Volunteer Police, Choosing to Serve: Exploring, Comparing, and Assessing Volunteer Policing in the United States and the United Kingdom book cover

    Volunteer Police, Choosing to Serve

    Exploring, Comparing, and Assessing Volunteer Policing in the United States and the United Kingdom, 1st Edition

    By Ross Wolf, Carol Borland Jones

    Volunteer Police, Choosing to Serve provides an in-depth comparison between volunteer policing in the United States and in the United Kingdom, and explores the shared past and similar—yet sometimes divergent—evolution of special constables, auxiliaries, and reserves. It discusses the…

    Paperback – 2019-09-05
    Routledge

  • Private Policing book cover

    Private Policing

    2nd Edition

    By Mark Button

    The second edition of Private Policing details the substantial involvement of private agents and organisations involved in policing beyond the public police. It develops a taxonomy of policing and explores in depth each of the main categories, examining the degree of privateness, amongst several…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15
    Routledge

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

    Human Trafficking

    Contexts and Connections to Conventional Crime, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-03-07
    Routledge

  • Stop and Search and Police Legitimacy book cover

    Stop and Search and Police Legitimacy

    1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

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

    Policing European Metropolises

    The Politics of Security in City-Regions, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Security and Justice

  • Advances in Evidence-Based Policing book cover

    Advances in Evidence-Based Policing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Johannes Knutsson, Lisa Tompson

    The evidence-based policing (EBP) movement has intensified in many countries around the world in recent years, resulting in a proliferation of policies and infrastructure to support such a transformation. This movement has come to be associated with particular methods of evaluation and systematic…

    Paperback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Crime Science Series

  • Police Work and Identity: A South African Ethnography book cover

    Police Work and Identity

    A South African Ethnography, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Faull

    This is a book about the men and women who police contemporary South Africa. Drawing on rich, original ethnographical data, it considers how officers make sense of their jobs and how they find meaning in their duties. It demonstrates that the dynamics that lead to police abuses and scandals in…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Security and Justice

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