Crime Prevention Products

  • Female Offenders and Reentry

    Pathways and Barriers to Returning to Society

    Edited by Lisa M. Carter, Catherine D. Marcum

    Often, research concerning the female offender is scarce. This book adds to the criminological literature on the topic of reentry for women, focusing on the barriers women face as they return to society and adjust to life after incarceration. Each chapter addresses specific issues, challenges, and…

    Hardback – 2017-08-03 
    Routledge

  • Money and the Governance of Punishment

    A Genealogy of the Penal Fine

    By Patricia Faraldo Cabana

    Money is the most frequently means used in the legal system to punish and regulate. Monetary penalties outnumber all other sanctions delivered by criminal justice in many jurisdictions, imprisonment included. More people pay fines than go to prison and in some jurisdictions many of those in prison…

    Hardback – 2017-06-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Social Media Warfare

    Equal Weapons for All

    By Michael Erbschloe

    Social media applications can be weaponized with very little skill. Social media warfare has become a burden that nation states, government agencies, and corporations need to face. To address the social media warfare threat in a reasonable manner that reduces uncertainty requires dedication and…

    Hardback – 2017-05-10 
    Auerbach Publications

  • Background Checks Under Fire

    Legal Information You Need to Stay Out of Court

    By Angela L. Preston

    Those responsible for the background screening programs in their organizations are accountable at some level to establish a program that is legally compliant. A legal manual for the non-expert, this book provides detailed discussion of legal challenges to background checks. It explains how to…

    Hardback – 2017-05-01 
    CRC Press

  • 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 fiction, 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…

    Paperback – 2017-04-27
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Police Reserves and Volunteers

    Enhancing Organizational Effectiveness and Public Trust

    Edited by James F. Albrecht

    Reductions in police department funding have raised the importance of volunteers in enhancing organizational performance, improving community trust and confidence, and at times accomplishing basic tasks to maintain public safety and security. During a period when police administrators are asked to…

    Hardback – 2017-04-26
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Crime Prevention and Community Safety

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Nick Tilley, Aiden Sidebottom

    This second edition of the Handbook of Crime Prevention and Community Safety provides a completely revised and updated collection of essays focusing on the theory and practice of crime prevention and the creation of safer communities. This book is divided into five comprehensive parts: Part I,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16
    Routledge

  • Walling Out the Insiders

    Controlling Access to Improve Organizational Security

    By Michael Erbschloe

    Insider threats are everywhere. To address them in a reasonable manner that does not disrupt the entire organization or create an atmosphere of paranoia requires dedication and attention over a long-term. Organizations can become a more secure, but to stay that way it is necessary to develop an…

    Paperback – 2017-02-23
    Auerbach Publications

  • Crime Prevention

    International Perspectives, Issues, and Trends

    Edited by John A. Winterdyk

    This text presents an international approach to the study of crime prevention. It offers an expansive overview of crime prevention initiatives and how they are applied across a wide range of themes and infractions, from conventional to non-conventional forms of crime. Based on a review of the…

    Hardback – 2016-12-28
    CRC Press

  • Trends in Legal Advocacy

    Interviews with Prosecutors and Criminal Defense Lawyers Across the Globe, Volume One

    Edited by Jane Goodman-Delahunty, Dilip K. Das

    A new installment of the series of Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons, this book expands upon the criminal justice coverage of earlier volumes, offering the voices of 14 lawyers from 13 diverse locales, including countries in Africa, North America, South America, Europe…

    Hardback – 2016-12-19
    CRC Press
    Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

  • Biometrics in a Data Driven World

    Trends, Technologies, and Challenges

    Edited by Sinjini Mitra, Mikhail Gofman

    Biometrics in a Data Driven World: Trends, Technologies, and Challenges aims to inform readers about the modern applications of biometrics in the context of a data-driven society, to familiarize them with the rich history of biometrics, and to provide them with a glimpse into the future of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Private Investigation and Homeland Security

    By Daniel J. Benny

    The threat against the homeland continues and the private investigator plays a critical part in this effort. This includes in providing criminal, civil and background investigation, protective service, security consulting and electronic sweeps. The text will provide an overview of the role of…

    Hardback – 2016-12-15
    CRC Press

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