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  1. Active Shooter Events and Response

    By John P. Blair, Terry Nichols, David Burns, John R. Curnutt

    The Columbine tragedy on April 20, 1999 began a new era in law enforcement as it became apparent that the police response to such mass shootings must be drastically altered. By the time the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting occurred on December 14, 2012, outdated police response strategies had...

    Published June 11th 2013 by CRC Press

  2. Effective Surveillance for Homeland Security

    Balancing Technology and Social Issues

    Edited by Francesco Flammini, Roberto Setola, Giorgio Franceschetti

    Series: Multimedia Computing, Communication and Intelligence

    Effective Surveillance for Homeland Security: Balancing Technology and Social Issues provides a comprehensive survey of state-of-the-art methods and tools for the surveillance and protection of citizens and critical infrastructures against natural and deliberate threats. Focusing on current...

    Published June 9th 2013 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  3. Forensic Applications of Gas Chromatography

    By Michelle Groves Carlin, John Richard Dean

    Series: Analytical Concepts in Forensic Chemistry

    Several areas of forensic science use the technique of gas chromatography, ranging from fire analysis to the investigation of fraudulent food and perfumes. Covering the essentials of this powerful analytical technique, Forensic Applications of Gas Chromatography explains the theory and shows...

    Published June 3rd 2013 by CRC Press

  4. Wildlife Forensic Investigation

    Principles and Practice

    By John E. Cooper, Margaret E. Cooper

    Wildlife forensics is the application of forensic science to the conservation and protection of non-domesticated animals, both in the wild and in captivity. Providing an in-depth introduction to this rapidly evolving field, Wildlife Forensic Investigation: Principles and Practice also chronicles...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by CRC Press

  5. Underwater Forensic Investigation, Second Edition

    By Ronald F. Becker

    The evidence discovered at underwater crime scenes must be handled with the same attention to proper chain of custody procedures as with any other type of investigation. Improper handling of these scenes can lead to evidence being lost, unrecognizable, destroyed, contaminated, or rendered...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by CRC Press

  6. Introduction to Corporate and White-Collar Crime

    By Frank J. DiMarino, Cliff Roberson

    White-collar crime costs the United States more than $300 billion each year. It is surprisingly common, with one in every three Americans eventually becoming a victim. The criminals often dismiss these crimes as victimless, but those unfortunate enough to fall prey would disagree. An Introduction...

    Published May 20th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. Policing and the Mentally Ill

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Duncan Chappell

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    In countries with democratic traditions, police interactions with the mentally ill are usually guided by legislative mandates giving police discretion and possibly resulting in referrals for assistance and treatment. But all too frequently, the outcome of these interactions is far less therapeutic...

    Published May 13th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. The Terrorist-Criminal Nexus

    An Alliance of International Drug Cartels, Organized Crime, and Terror Groups

    By Jennifer L. Hesterman

    Postmodern global terrorist groups engage sovereign nations asymmetrically with prolonged, sustained campaigns driven by ideology. Increasingly, transnational criminal organizations operate with sophistication previously only found in multinational corporations. Unfortunately, both of these...

    Published April 16th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Autoerotic Deaths

    Practical Forensic and Investigative Perspectives

    By Anny Sauvageau, Vernon J. Geberth

    Series: Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations

    Autoerotic Deaths: Practical Forensic and Investigative Perspectives is a collaboration between two internationally known experts who combine their extensive experience to present a scientific, modern view of autoerotic death—complete with a wide variety of exquisite case histories, photographs,...

    Published April 9th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Fraud and Carbon Markets

    The Carbon Connection

    By Marius-Christian Frunza

    Series: Environmental Market Insights

    The VAT Carousel Fraud has seriously undermined the financial integrity of the European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS). This timely book is the first to give an overview of fraud in the carbon market. Written by a former broker, it presents unique material on the carbon fraud mechanics and...

    Published April 8th 2013 by Routledge