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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 44 new and published books in the subject of Policing — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Policing Major Events

    Perspectives from Around the World

    Edited by James F. Albrecht, Martha Christine Dow, Darryl Plecas, Dilip K. Das

    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

  2. Crime Linkage

    Theory, Research, and Practice

    Edited by Jessica Woodhams, Craig Bennell

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    The increasing portrayal of forensic investigative techniques in the popular media—CSI, for example, has resulted in criminals becoming "forensically aware" and more careful about leaving behind physical evidence at a crime scene. This presents law enforcement with a significant problem: how can...

    Published October 26th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Applied Police Research

    Challenges and opportunities

    Edited by Ella Cockbain, Johannes Knutsson

    Series: Crime Science Series

    Remarkably little has been written about the theory and practice of applied police research, despite growing demand for evidence in crime prevention. Designed to fill this gap, this book offers a valuable new resource. It contains a carefully curated selection of contributions from some of the...

    Published August 27th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Trends in Policing

    Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume Four

    Edited by Bruce F. Baker, Dilip K. Das

    Series: Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

    Trends in Policing: Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume Four is the latest installment in a series of insightful interviews with senior police executives worldwide. The book offers readers an unparalleled insider’s perspective on police goals, practices, and management in...

    Published November 24th 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Managing Intelligence

    A Guide for Law Enforcement Professionals

    By John Buckley

    Intelligence is used daily by law enforcement personnel across the world in operations to combat terrorism and drugs and to assist in investigating serious and organized crime. Managing Intelligence: A Guide for Law Enforcement Professionals is designed to assist practitioners and agencies build an...

    Published October 17th 2013 by CRC Press

  6. International Perspectives on Police Education and Training

    Edited by Perry Stanislas

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    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...

    Published October 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  7. Collective Violence, Democracy and Protest Policing

    By David R Mansley

    Series: Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

    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...

    Published September 26th 2013 by Routledge

  8. What They Didn't Teach at the Academy

    Topics, Stories, and Reality beyond the Classroom

    Edited by Dale L. June

    While professional courses and how-to manuals can prepare us for expected events that will occur in the course of our careers, there remains an untapped reservoir of life experience that cannot be prepared for in training or study. These events and experiences give texture and meaning to our work...

    Published September 9th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. The Active Shooter Response Training Manual

    By Scott M. Hyderkhan

    The modern Active Shooter Response (ASR) has continually evolved since its inception approximately a decade ago. This change is necessary to continue improvement on the ASR mission. The Active Shooter Response Training Manual provides police personnel with the skills necessary to respond...

    Published July 14th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Understanding the Modern Russian Police

    By Olga B. Semukhina, Kenneth Michael Reynolds

    Understanding the Modern Russian Police represents the culmination of ten years of research and an ongoing partnership between the Volgograd Academy of Russian Internal Affairs Ministry (VA MVD) and the Volgograd branch of the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public...

    Published May 23rd 2013 by CRC Press