Old and New Efforts from Across the Globe
This book provides broad exposure to a variety of policing reforms that have not received adequate attention, it includes information and examples from different countries regarding efforts to change aspects of policing that are problematic or involve changes in the way crimes are committed. Some...
To Be Published November 25th 2015 by CRC Press
This book addresses six areas of policing: performance management, professional and academic partnerships, preventing and fighting crime and terrorism, immigrant and multicultural populations, policing the police, and cyber-security. The book contains the most current and groundbreaking research...
To Be Published October 25th 2015 by CRC Press
Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume Five
Trends in Policing: Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume 5 is based on the premise that police officials have a wealth of experience that can make significant contributions to our understanding of the prospects and problems of policing today. Each chapter consists of an interview...
To Be Published October 14th 2015 by CRC Press
Interviews with Judges Across the Globe, Volume Two
The term judicial opinion can be a misnomer as rarely are judges’ true feelings on legal issues and the work they do made available to the public. Judges are constrained when writing decisions to follow the law and leave personal commentary aside. Through a series of revealing interviews, this book...
Published February 5th 2015 by CRC Press
Interviews with Corrections Leaders Around the World, Volume Two
The first volume of the Trends in Corrections: Interviews with Corrections Leaders Around the World series introduced readers to the great diversity that exists cross-culturally in the political, social, and economic context of the correctional system. Presenting transcribed interviews of...
Published December 18th 2014 by CRC Press
The 22nd Annual Meeting of the International Police Executive Symposium was held in August 2012 at the United Nations Plaza in New York. Chaired by Dr. Garth den Heyer, the symposium focused on the links between economic development, armed violence, and public safety. Drawn from these proceedings,...
Published December 3rd 2014 by CRC Press
Perspectives from Around the World
Whenever a major event requires police intervention, questions are raised about the nature of the police response. Could the police have prevented the conflict, been better prepared, reacted more quickly? Could they have acted more forcefully or brought the altercation under control more...
Published November 19th 2014 by CRC Press
Interviews with Judges Across the Globe, Volume One
U.S. Supreme Court justices are studied publicly, but scant attention is generally paid to the judges who function daily in other courts of the world. Trends in the Judiciary: Interviews with Judges Across the Globe assembles a collection of interviews conducted by international scholars and...
Published December 15th 2013 by CRC Press
Studies of Terrorism, Counterterrorism, and Internal War
Security is undermined worldwide from political dissident activity and acts of terrorism targeted at innocent victims with no relation to the offenders. This political violence and terrorism plagues all continents and does not originate solely from jihadist groups. With a view towards developing...
Published December 12th 2013 by CRC Press
Interactive Dynamics, Synergy and Symbiotic Growth
The global economy is currently going through a period of transformation that has seen Asia emerge as the most rapidly growing, industrializing and modernizing region in the world economy. Whilst the rest of the world struggled during the financial crisis of 2007-9, Asia played the role of a...
Published December 12th 2013 by Routledge