Law: Policing & Police Law

  • 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 – 2020-01-01 
    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 – 2019-11-24 
    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

  • 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

  • Police-Citizen Relations Across the World: Comparing sources and contexts of trust and legitimacy book cover

    Police-Citizen Relations Across the World

    Comparing sources and contexts of trust and legitimacy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dietrich Oberwittler, Sebastian Roché

    Police-citizen relations are in the public spotlight following outbursts of anger and violence. Such clashes often happen as a response to fatal police shootings, racial or ethnic discrimination, or the mishandling of mass protests. But even in such cases, citizens’ assessment of the police differs…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Moral Issues in Intelligence-led Policing book cover

    Moral Issues in Intelligence-led Policing

    1st Edition

    Edited by Helene Oppen Gundhus, Kira Vrist Rønn, Nick Fyfe

    The core baseline of Intelligence-led Policing is the aim of increasing efficiency and quality of police work, with a focus on crime analysis and intelligence methods as tools for informed and objective decisions both when conducting targeted, specialized operations and when setting strategic…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal 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, 1st Edition

    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…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15
    Routledge

  • Restorative Policing: Concepts, theory and practice book cover

    Restorative Policing

    Concepts, theory and practice, 1st Edition

    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,…

    Paperback – 2018-02-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

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