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  • Psychological Aspects of Crisis Negotiation

    3rd Edition

    By Thomas Strentz

    Psychological Aspects of Crisis Negotiation, Third Edition, explores the methods and strategies for confronting the nine types of subjects typically encountered in hostage/suicide sieges by correctional staff and law enforcement crisis negotiators. Strentz, an experienced negotiator who designed…

    Paperback – 2017-11-01 
    CRC Press

  • Moral Issues in Intelligence-led Policing

    Edited by Helene Oppen Gundhus, Kira Vrist Rønn, Nick Fyfe

    The core baseline of Intelligence-led Policing is the aim of increasing efficiency and quality of police work, with a focus on crime analysis and intelligence methods as tools for informed and objective decisions both when conducting targeted, specialized operations and when setting strategic…

    Hardback – 2017-10-23 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Police-Citizen Relations Across the World

    Comparing sources and contexts of trust and legitimacy

    Edited by Dietrich Oberwittler, Sebastian Roché

    Police-citizen relations are in the public spotlight following outbursts of anger and violence. Such clashes often happen as a response to fatal police shootings, racial or ethnic discrimination, or the mishandling of mass protests. But even in such cases, citizens’ assessment of the police differs…

    Hardback – 2017-09-28 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • The Future of Correctional Rehabilitation

    Moving Beyond the RNR Model and Good Lives Model Debate

    By Ronen Ziv

    Since the founding of the penitentiary nearly two centuries ago, modern correctional systems have been marked by the belief that offenders should not only be punished but also rehabilitated. This uplifting goal, however, involves a very practical challenge: knowing how to save offenders from a life…

    Paperback – 2017-09-20 
    Routledge

  • Police Work and Identity

    A South African Ethnography

    By Andrew Faull

    This is a book about the men and women who police contemporary South Africa. Drawing on rich, original ethnographical data, it considers how officers make sense of their jobs and how they find meaning in their duties. It demonstrates that the dynamics that lead to police abuses and scandals in…

    Hardback – 2017-09-11 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Crime, Security and Justice

  • Medico-Legal Death Investigation: From Crime Scene to Courtroom

    A Detective's Companion

    By William J. Powers

    Written in clear and simple language, this primer/handbook examines and explains—from the perspective of a criminal investigator—the law and how it relates to criminal investigations. The book begins with an introduction to the parties and the rules and then discusses the crime scene, unique…

    Hardback – 2017-08-26 
    CRC Press

  • Guidelines for Investigating Officer-Involved Shootings, Arrest-Related Deaths, and Deaths in Custody

    By Darrell L. Ross, Gary M. Vilke

    As unrest over officer-involved shootings and deaths in custody takes center stage in conversations about policing and the criminal justice system, Guidelines for Investigating Officer-Involved Shootings, Arrest-Related Deaths, and Deaths in Custody addresses critical investigation components from…

    Paperback – 2017-07-18
    Routledge

  • The Special Constabulary

    Historical Context, International Comparisons and Contemporary Themes

    Edited by Karen Bullock, Andrew Millie

    Special constables are warranted officers retained within British constabularies. Wearing similar uniforms, carrying the same personal protective equipment and holding identical powers to enforce the criminal law, special constables are to all intents and purposes indistinguishable from their…

    Hardback – 2017-07-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

  • Contract and Procurement Fraud Investigation Guidebook

    By Charles E. Piper

    Contract and procurement fraud, collusion, and corruption are worldwide problems. Such wrongdoing causes federal, state, and local governments, as well as private-sector corporations and businesses, to lose funds and profits, while the wrongdoers unjustly benefit. Bid riggers conspire to eliminate…

    Paperback – 2017-06-21
    Routledge

  • Police Suicide

    Risk Factors and Intervention Measures

    By Richard Armitage

    This text makes a primary and informed contribution to a subject that is under-researched in the UK — the suicide of those who work in the UK police service — by offering an analysis of UK case studies of officers and staff who have either completed suicide or experienced suicide ideation, and…

    Paperback – 2017-06-14
    Routledge

  • Trends in Policing

    Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume 2

    By Dilip K. Das, Otwin Marenin

    Police leaders possess a plethora of rich experiences and practical and theoretical knowledge that provides fascinating insights into the current state of policing around the world. While observers’ opinions of ongoing developments in policing are well known, it is rare to get an insider’s glimpse…

    Paperback – 2017-06-13
    CRC Press
    Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

  • Routledge Handbook of Transnational Criminal Law

    Edited by Neil Boister, Robert J. Currie

    Certain types of crime are increasingly being perpetrated across national borders and require a unified regional or global response to combat them. Transnational criminal law covers both the international treaty obligations which require States to introduce specific substantive measures into their…

    Paperback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge

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