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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 49 new and published books in the subject of Policing & Police Law — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Politics and Governance in Indonesia

    The Police in the Era of Reformasi

    By Muradi

    Series: Rethinking Southeast Asia

    How does an authoritarian state reform its police force following a transition to democracy? In 1998, Indonesia, the third largest country in the world, faced just such a challenge. Policing had long been managed under the jurisdiction of the military, as an instrument of the Suharto regime – and...

    Published May 18th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Handbook of Policing, Ethics and Professional Standards

    Edited by Allyson MacVean, Peter Spindler

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Low confidence in the police and the increasing crime rates during the 1990s led to a series of government initiatives directed at changing both the structure and management of the police service. In 2006 in an attempt to define what a principled police service should resemble, the Home Office...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Impact of Scientific Evidence on the Criminal Trial

    The Case of DNA Evidence

    By Oriola Sallavaci

    This book explores challenges posed by the use of DNA evidence to the traditional features, procedures and principles of the criminal trial. It examines the limitations of existing theories of criminal trial processes in the face of increasing use of scientific evidence in the court room. The...

    Published February 10th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Cop Culture

    Why Good Cops Go Bad

    By L. Scott Silverii, PhD

    Sworn to protect and serve, police officers who stray into deviant behavior may become a citizen’s worst nightmare. A thoughtful examination of the formal and informal process of becoming blue, Cop Culture: Why Good Cops Go Bad is a unique combination of academic research based on Chief Scott...

    Published February 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Profiling Cop-Killers

    By Ann R. Bumbak

    Drawing heavily on original research designed to train police officers to survive deadly encounters, Profiling Cop-Killers examines the sociological history, psychology, and motives of 50 murderers of police officers in 2011. The book identifies the commonalities and differences between groups of...

    Published January 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Policing White-Collar Crime

    Characteristics of White-Collar Criminals

    By Petter Gottschalk

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    Combating white-collar crime is a challenge as these criminals are found among the most powerful members of society, including politicians, business executives, and government officials. While there are many approaches to understanding this topic, Policing White-Collar Crime: Characteristics of...

    Published December 10th 2013 by CRC Press

  7. The Evolution of Policing

    Worldwide Innovations and Insights

    Edited by Melchor C. de Guzman, Aiedeo Mintie Das, Dilip K. Das

    Each year, the International Police Executive Symposium (IPES) holds a global conference for police scholars and practitioners to exchange information about the latest trends in police practice and research. Drawn from recent proceedings, The Evolution of Policing: Worldwide Innovations and...

    Published November 24th 2013 by CRC Press

  8. Policing and Media

    Public Relations, Simulations and Communications

    By Murray Lee, Alyce McGovern

    Series: New Directions in Critical Criminology

    This book examines the relationship between police, media and the public and analyses the shifting techniques and technologies through which they communicate. In a critical discussion of contemporary and emerging modes of mediatized police work, Lee and McGovern demonstrate how the police engage...

    Published November 17th 2013 by Routledge

  9. Online Child Sexual Abuse

    Grooming, Policing and Child Protection in a Multi-Media World

    By Elena Martellozzo

    Online Child Sexual Abuse: Grooming, Policing and Child Protection in a Multi-Media World addresses the complex, multi-faceted and, at times, counter-intuitive relationships between online grooming behaviours, risk assessment, police practices, and the actual danger of subsequent abuse in...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Criminal Investigation of Sex Trafficking in America

    By Leonard Territo, Nataliya Glover

    " … this is an outstanding practical overview of human trafficking and a must for those beginning in that field as one of the books that integrates the needs of many into one. … clear, concise, practical in use, practitioner-friendly."—Kim Derry, Retired Deputy Chief of Police, Toronto Police,...

    Published October 31st 2013 by CRC Press