While the police forces in democratic countries have certain similarities, their cultures, histories, and political priorities contribute to significant differences in police customs, behaviors, and procedures. Examining the differences and similarities in approaches from one nation to the next,...
To Be Published April 15th 2016 by CRC Press
This proposed edited volume includes updated articles presented at the International Police Executive Symposium’s 25th annual meeting in Sofia, Bulgaria in July, 2014. Practitioners and academics representing nearly 30 countries presented academic papers in a participative dialogue on global crime...
To Be Published March 15th 2016 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 February 26th 2016 by CRC Press
The first edition is updated to include changes in the criminal justice systems in many countries. It focuses attention on how law shapes policing globally as well as how the police act as though they are above the law. The authors will include more charts and pictures to make this primary text...
To Be Published February 15th 2016 by CRC Press
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 26th 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 6th 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 19th 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 4th 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 20th 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 16th 2013 by CRC Press