Criminal Justice Series

  • Latino Homicide

    Immigration, Violence, and Community, 2nd Edition

    By Ramiro Martinez, Jr.

    Latino Homicide is the first empirically based, but readable book for courses to counter the conventional wisdom that immigrant populations only contribute crime to their communities. For this second edition, Martinez further emphasizes his argument with updated data and the addition of a new city,…

    Paperback – 2014-11-12
    Criminal Justice Series

  • Probation

    Working With Offenders

    By Rob Canton

    This book provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the work of the probation service. It brings together themes of policy, theory and practice to help students and practitioners to better understand the work of probation, its limitations as well as potential, but above all its value.…

    Paperback – 2011-08-16
    Criminal Justice Series

  • Crime Prevention

    By Nick Tilley

    This book provides a concise and up-to-date account of crime prevention theory, practice and research in a form designed to be accessible and interesting to both students and practitioners. Readers will be equipped to think in an informed and critical way about what has been and might be done in…

    Paperback – 2010-12-13
    Criminal Justice Series

  • Forensic Mental Health

    By Mary McMurran, Najat Khalifa, Simon Gibbon

    This book provides a concise introduction to the increasingly important field of forensic mental health. It aims to set out both the key concepts in forensic mental health as well as the way the discipline operates in the broader context of criminal justice and mental health care systems. It will…

    Paperback – 2008-12-01
    Criminal Justice Series