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  • The Re-Evolution of American Street Gangs

    Edited by Mohamad Khatibloo, Gregorio Estevane, Dale L. June

    The problem of gangs and gang subculture is a growing threat to the stability of neighborhoods and entire communities. During the past two decades, gang members have increasingly migrated from large urban centers to suburban areas and other countries. This book addresses the intricacies and…

    Hardback – 2015-09-22 
    CRC Press

  • 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 – 2015-08-13 
    Routledge

  • Accountability of Policing

    Edited by Michael Rowe, Stuart Lister

    Accountability of Policing provides a contemporary and wide-ranging examination of the accountability and governance of ‘police’ and ‘policing’. Debates about ‘who guards the guards’ are among the oldest and most protracted in the history of democracy, but over the last decade we have witnessed…

    Hardback – 2015-08-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Pre-crime

    Pre-emption, precaution and the future

    By Jude McCulloch, Dean Wilson

    Pre-crime aims to pre-empt ‘would-be-criminals’ and predict future crime. Although the term is borrowed from science ?ction, the drive to predict and pre-empt crime is a present-day reality. This book critically explores this major twenty-first century development in crime and justice. This first…

    Hardback – 2015-08-04 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Collective Violence, Democracy and Protest Policing

    By David R Mansley

    In this book David Mansley argues that the frequency with which violence intrudes on to the streets is related to both how society is governed and how it is policed. With the help of an innovative methodology, he quantifies and tests three variables – collective violence, democracy and protest…

    Paperback – 2015-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • International Perspectives on Police Education and Training

    Edited by Perry Stanislas

    Training and education constitutes the backbone of a significant amount of police activity and expenditure in developing the most important resources involved in policing work. It also involves an array of actors and agencies, such as educational institutions which have a long and important…

    Paperback – 2015-06-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Secrecy, Law and Society

    Edited by Greg Martin, Rebecca Scott Bray, Miiko Kumar

    Commentators have shown how a ‘culture of security’ ushered in after the terrorist attacks of 11 September 2001 has involved exceptional legal measures and increased recourse to secrecy on the basis of protecting public safety and safeguarding national security. In this context, scholars have…

    Hardback – 2015-06-01
    Routledge

  • The Detective's Handbook

    Edited by John A. Eterno, Cliff Roberson

    The Detective’s Handbook details the vital information law enforcement officers need to know to become better detectives. Since all essential aspects of detective work cannot be covered in a single volume, the editors have selected 20 of the most critical issues detectives face in their day-to-day…

    Paperback – 2015-05-31
    CRC Press

  • The Police and the Expansion of Public Order Law in Britain, 1829-2014

    By Iain Channing

    Incidences of public disorder, and the manner in which they have been suppressed, have repeatedly ignited debate on the role of policing, the effectiveness of current legislation and the implications for human rights and civil liberties. These same issues have reverberated throughout British…

    Hardback – 2015-05-27
    Routledge
    Routledge SOLON Explorations in Crime and Criminal Justice Histories

  • Municipal Corporate Security in International Context

    By Kevin Walby, Randy K Lippert

    Corporate security is a form of regulation that involves centralized management of access control, physical security, personnel security, and information security inside an organization. For all the research on public policing, national security, and private contract security in sociology,…

    Hardback – 2015-04-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Policing in Hong Kong

    History and Reform

    By Kam C. Wong

    The HKP (Hong Kong Police), ‘Asia’s Finest’, is a battle-tested professional organization with strong leadership, competent staff, and deep culture. It is also a continuously learning and reforming agency in pursuit of organisational excellence. Policing in Hong Kong: History and Reform is the…

    Hardback – 2015-03-05
    CRC Press
    Advances in Police Theory and Practice

  • Crime Prevention

    Theory and Practice, Second Edition

    By Stephen Schneider

    In Crime Prevention: Theory and Practice, Second Edition, Dr. Schneider has updated every chapter in this reliable text using the latest research, the most recently published articles and books, and feedback from professors and students using the first edition. Providing an introduction to dominant…

    Hardback – 2014-12-15
    CRC Press

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