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  1. Sexually Motivated Crimes

    Understanding the Profile of the Sex Offender and Applying Theory to Practice

    By Janet R. Oliva

    In cases where minimal or no physical evidence exists, behavioral evidence may be all that investigators have available to help them focus the investigation. It may be the only aspect of the case that can link one unsolved case to another, or to numerous other unsolved cases. Sexually Motivated...

    Published December 12th 2012 by CRC Press

  2. Psychology and Crime

    An Introduction to Criminological Psychology, 2nd Edition

    By Clive R. Hollin

    Crime is an expensive aspect of society, and each year huge amounts of public money are spent on the courts, police, probation services, and prisons, while the human costs in terms of pain, fear and loss is incalculable. Psychology and Crime comprehensively covers the vital role of psychological...

    Published December 10th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Propaganda, War Crimes Trials and International Law

    From Speakers' Corner to War Crimes

    Edited by Predrag Dojcinovic

    Propaganda, War Crimes Trials and International Law addresses the emerging jurisprudence and international law concerning propaganda in war crimes investigations and trials. The role of propaganda in the perpetration of atrocities has emerged as a central theme in the war crimes trials in the past...

    Published November 30th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Crime and Crime Reduction

    The importance of group processes

    Edited by Jane L. Wood, Theresa A. Gannon

    The problems associated with groups that commit crime are well known and notoriously complex. However, there are many questions that we still cannot answer with certainty. This book seeks to deepen understanding of the group processes involved in crime and the treatment of offenders’ thoughts and...

    Published August 6th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Professionalizing Offender Profiling

    Forensic and Investigative Psychology in Practice

    Edited by Laurence Alison, Lee Rainbow

    Offender profiling is now viewed as an integral part of serious crime investigations by many law enforcement agencies across the world and continues to attract a high public and media profile. Despite almost three decades of research and developments in the field, the public impression of offender...

    Published April 13th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Fatal Violence

    Case Studies and Analysis of Emerging Forms

    By Ronald M. Holmes, Stephen T. Holmes

    From serial murderers to parents who kill, Fatal Violence: Case Studies and Analysis of Emerging Forms provides an insider’s look at a phenomenon that has existed since the dawn of man and cuts across social/economic barriers and cultures. Offering a rare glimpse into the minds of predators and...

    Published June 23rd 2010 by CRC Press

  7. Unleashing the Power of Unconditional Respect

    Transforming Law Enforcement and Police Training

    By Jack L. Colwell, Charles Huth

    Every day, police officers face challenges ranging from petty annoyances to the risk of death in the line of duty. Coupled with these difficulties is, in some cases, lack of community respect for the officers despite the dangers these men and women confront while protecting the public. Exploring...

    Published June 16th 2010 by CRC Press

  8. Behavior, Truth and Deception

    Applying Profiling and Analysis to the Interview Process

    By Michael R. Napier

    Focusing on practical approaches for the experienced investigator, Michael R. Napier, a 27-year veteran of the FBI, presents Behavior, Truth, and Deception: Applying Profiling and Analysis to the Interview Process. This hands-on volume, drawn from years of experience interviewing suspects, reveals...

    Published May 18th 2010 by CRC Press

  9. Criminal Behaviour

    A Psychological Approach To Explanation And Prevention

    By Clive Hollin

    This study looks at contemporary psychological research and theory into criminal behaviour and considers the relationship between psychological and criminological theories. At the same time, the book examines the impact of psychology on strategies....

    Published September 22nd 1992 by Taylor & Francis

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Forensic Psychology
    Edited by Jennifer M. Brown
    To Be Published November 9th 2014
  2. The Re-Evolution of American Street Gangs
    Edited by Mohamad Khatibloo, Gregorio Estevane, Dale L. June
    To Be Published April 2nd 2015

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