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  • Inside a Police Informant's Mind

    By Paul Derry

    Written by a former informant, Inside a Police Informant’s Mind presents an honest account of the role, risks, and motives of police informants. It chronicles the relationship and course of events between the author and a Royal Canadian Mounted Police commissioner. The author provides a fascinating…

    Hardback – 2015-08-30 
    CRC Press

  • Virtuous Policing

    Bridging America's Gulf Between Police and Populace

    By David G. Bolgiano, L. Morgan Banks, III, James M. Patterson

    "It pulls no punches, shuns no controversial topic, and glosses over no issues or problems that beset America’s law enforcement community in our day. For those who may be prone to suspect the motives of these self-confessed lovers of cops and warriors, the title of this book…should be sufficient to…

    Paperback – 2015-08-16 
    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

  • Policing Neoliberal Societies

    Governing Security in the Global Economy

    Edited by Alison Wakefield, Bankole Cole, Dilip K. Das

    Drawn from the proceedings at the 2009 IPES conference, this book examines comparative policing and how the socioeconomic changes in the world have affected policing practices. The editors analyze contemporary and international developments in policing in the context of the global economic and…

    Hardback – 2015-07-14
    CRC Press

  • Evidence in Context

    4th Edition

    By Jonathan Doak, Claire McGourlay, Mark Thomas

    Evidence in Context explains the key concepts of evidence law in England and Wales clearly and concisely, set against the backdrop of the broader political and theoretical contexts. The book helps to inform students of the major debates within the field, providing an explanation as to how and why…

    Paperback – 2015-06-18
    Routledge

  • 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

  • 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

  • Practical Investigation of Exploitation in Elderly and Vulnerable Populations

    By James Williamson

    Designed for investigators and law enforcement personnel, this crucial guidebook aids those charged with protecting the elderly and other vulnerable victims from financial exploitation. The author covers subject-specific interviewing techniques for elderly, vulnerable, or challenged victims and…

    Hardback – 2015-03-14
    CRC Press
    Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations

  • 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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