• Managing Spontaneous Community Volunteers in Disasters: A Field Manual book cover

    Managing Spontaneous Community Volunteers in Disasters

    A Field Manual, 1st Edition

    By Lisa Orloff

    While history has identified a need for improved coordination during emergencies, it has also demonstrated that community volunteers positively impact their neighborhoods during times of crisis. Laying out the rationale and process by which emergency managers, community leaders, and…

    Hardback – 2011-04-25
    CRC Press

  • Protective Operations: A Handbook for Security and Law Enforcement book cover

    Protective Operations

    A Handbook for Security and Law Enforcement, 1st Edition

    By Glenn McGovern

    Protective Operations: A Handbook for Security and Law Enforcement is designed as a reference for law enforcement and security organizations tasked with protecting the welfare of an individual or groups of individuals. To be effective and professional, protective operations require the…

    Hardback – 2011-03-22
    CRC Press

  • The Four Stages of Highly Effective Crisis Management: How to Manage the Media in the Digital Age book cover

    The Four Stages of Highly Effective Crisis Management

    How to Manage the Media in the Digital Age, 1st Edition

    By Jane Jordan

    From the Japanese tsunami and the Egyptian revolution to the Haitian earthquake and the Australian floods, social media has proven its power to unite, coalesce, support, champion, and save lives. Presenting cutting-edge media communication solutions, The Four Stages of Highly Effective Crisis…

    Hardback – 2011-03-14
    CRC Press

  • Managing and Coordinating Major Criminal Investigations book cover

    Managing and Coordinating Major Criminal Investigations

    2nd Edition

    By Robert F. Kilfeather

    The process of controlling criminal investigations is a complex matter, yet it has frequently been minimized or neglected in police management publications. But knowing how to properly plan for an event, make resource agreements with other participants in the investigation, and implement a…

    Paperback – 2010-12-02
    Routledge

  • Principles of Emergency Management and Emergency Operations Centers (EOC) book cover

    Principles of Emergency Management and Emergency Operations Centers (EOC)

    1st Edition

    By Michael J. Fagel

    Principles of Emergency Management and Emergency Operations Centers (EOC) provides a clear and up-to-date understanding of how an EOC should operate within the guidance of various federal and national programs. It discusses the processes and systems that must be considered in emergency planning and…

    Hardback – 2010-12-01
    CRC Press

  • Community Disaster Recovery and Resiliency: Exploring Global Opportunities and Challenges book cover

    Community Disaster Recovery and Resiliency

    Exploring Global Opportunities and Challenges, 1st Edition

    Edited by DeMond S. Miller, Jason David Rivera

    Once again nature’s fury has taken a toll in pain, suffering, and lives lost. In recognition of the need for a rapid and appropriate response, CRC Press will donate $5 to the American Red Cross for every copy of Community Disaster Recovery and Resiliency: Exploring Global Opportunities and…

    Hardback – 2010-10-12
    CRC Press

  • Terrorism and Homeland Security: Perspectives, Thoughts, and Opinions book cover

    Terrorism and Homeland Security

    Perspectives, Thoughts, and Opinions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Dale L. June

    Since 9/11, the terms homeland security and terrorism have become firmly entrenched in our lexicon. The days of walking through a simple metal detector at the airport are over, and our security landscape is forever changed. Terrorism and Homeland Security: Perspectives, Thoughts, and Opinions…

    Hardback – 2010-09-29
    CRC Press

  • Dynamic Police Training book cover

    Dynamic Police Training

    1st Edition

    By Ann R. Bumbak

    As police work has become increasingly professionalized, classrooms have become a preferred environment for training. However, the best preparation for police work has traditionally been conducted on the job. Dynamic Police Training partners the experienced law enforcement officer’s "street-smart"…

    Paperback – 2010-09-15
    Routledge

  • Cross-Training for First Responders book cover

    Cross-Training for First Responders

    1st Edition

    By Gregory Bennett

    The tragedy that occurred in the United States on September 11, 2001 brought enhanced emergency preparedness among first responders to the forefront of public awareness. Since those events — and despite significant progress made in many of the areas previously deemed deficient — some response areas…

    Hardback – 2010-06-21
    CRC Press

  • Introduction to Terrorism book cover

    Introduction to Terrorism

    1st Edition

    By David H. McElreath, Carl J. Jensen, Michael Wigginton, Chester L. Quarles, Stephen Mallory

    It can take the form of a Molotov Cocktail or a Suicide Bomber detonating within a crowd. It can be a sophisticated electronic explosive device or a bomb in a shoe. Today‘s terrorism threats, and their constant assault on global security continues to be a menace of great concern.…

    Hardback – 2009-12-30
    CRC Press

  • Intelligent Video Surveillance: Systems and Technology book cover

    Intelligent Video Surveillance

    Systems and Technology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Yunqian Ma, Gang Qian

    From the streets of London to subway stations in New York City, hundreds of thousands of surveillance cameras ubiquitously collect hundreds of thousands of videos, often running 24/7. How can such vast volumes of video data be stored, analyzed, indexed, and searched? How can advanced video…

    Hardback – 2009-12-16
    CRC Press

  • The Elements of Private Investigation: An Introduction to the Law, Techniques, and Procedures book cover

    The Elements of Private Investigation

    An Introduction to the Law, Techniques, and Procedures, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Manley

    In today’s increasingly litigious society, the threat of a private investigator (PI) being hit with a civil lawsuit or even criminal charges is very real. Keeping up with the multitude of laws that impact what investigators can and can’t do—can be daunting—but could prove very costly if ignored.…

    Hardback – 2009-10-19
    Routledge

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