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  • Security and Terrorist Risk Assessments

    Foundations and Methods

    By Terje Aven, Seth Guikema

    Risk assessment for terrorist threats is a field of growing importance throughout the world. A number of different approaches and methods are used for terrorist risk assessment based on a variety of philosophically and practically different assumptions and starting points. However, the foundations…

    Hardback – 2017-11-01 
    CRC Press

  • Routledge Handbook of Critical Criminology

    2nd edition

    Edited by Walter S. DeKeseredy, Molly Dragiewicz

    Designed for students, researchers and policymakers, this handbook highlights new theoretical directions within the context of international multidisciplinary critical research, namely southern criminology, queer criminology, and green criminology.…

    Hardback – 2017-10-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Private Security

    An Introduction to Principles and Practice

    By Charles P. Nemeth

    There are few textbooks available that outline the foundation of security principles while reflecting the modern practices of private security as an industry. Private Security: An Introduction to Principles and Practice takes a new approach to the subject of private sector security that will be…

    Hardback – 2017-10-25 
    CRC Press

  • Stop and Frisk

    Legal Perspectives, Strategic Thinking, and Tactical Procedures, 3rd Edition

    By Douglas R. Mitchell, Gregory J. Connor

    Every law enforcement patrol officer and investigator needs to understand both the tactical considerations of stopping and frisking a suspect, and the legal constraints that should govern that power. Recent years have shown clearly the damage that can be done when police lack an adequate…

    Paperback – 2017-10-09 
    Routledge

  • Police and Society in Brazil

    Edited by Vicente Riccio, Wesley G. Skogan

    In Brazil, where crime is closely associated with social inequality and failure of the criminal justice system, the police are considered by most to be corrupt, inefficient, and violent, especially when occupying poor areas, and they lack the widespread legitimacy enjoyed by police forces in many…

    Hardback – 2017-10-03 
    CRC Press
    Advances in Police Theory and Practice

  • The Future of Rational Choice for Crime Prevention

    Edited by Danielle M. Reynald, Benoit Leclerc

    The rational choice perspective (RCP) is currently the core theoretical approach underpinning situational crime prevention (SCP). To date, many crimes have been studied through the lens of RCP, which increased our understanding of these phenomena, how they are committed and how they could…

    Hardback – 2017-10-03 
    Routledge
    Criminology at the Edge

  • The Gang Life: Laugh Now, Cry Later

    Suppression and Prevention

    By Robert Matthew Brzenchek, Ben Pieper, Garrick Plonczynski

    The Gang Life: Laugh Now, Cry Later examines the criminal gangster mindset and offers predictive gang prevention strategies, using real-world examples to demonstrate a holistic approach toward combatting this surging societal problem. The text outlines the evolution of gang membership from a state…

    Paperback – 2017-09-29 
    CRC Press

  • Private Security and the Law, 5th Edition

    By Charles P. Nemeth

    Private Security and the Law, Fifth Edition, is a singular resource that provides the most comprehensive analysis of practices in the security industry with respect to law, regulation, licensure, and constitutional questions of case and statutory authority. The book begins with a historical…

    Hardback – 2017-09-19 
    CRC Press

  • Terrorism and Organized Hate Crime

    Intelligence Gathering, Analysis and Investigations, Fourth Edition

    By Michael R. Ronczkowski

    The ability of law enforcement agencies to manage and act upon intelligence is the key to countering terrorism. Likewise, a critical foundation of intelligence-led policing is the proper analysis of all information gained. Terrorism and Organized Hate Crime: Intelligence Gathering, Analysis, and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-04 
    CRC Press

  • 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 – 2017-07-14
    Routledge

  • Targeted Violence

    A Statistical and Tactical Analysis of Assassinations, Contract Killings, and Kidnappings

    By Glenn P. McGovern

    Drawn from case examples of incidents from around the world, Targeted Violence: A Statistical and Tactical Analysis of Assassinations, Contract Killings, and Kidnappings is the most complete resource of information on the attack methodologies, tactics used, and groups responsible for targeted…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
    CRC Press

  • 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 – 2017-05-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

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