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Forthcoming Policing & Police Law Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Effective Child Abuse Investigation for the Multi-Disciplinary Team

    By Bradley Richard Graham

    Child abuse cases are unique in that they involve seldomly witnessed acts. A nonverbal victim and a silent perpetrator will often lead to a stalling of the investigation and the judicial process. Effective Child Abuse Investigation for the Multi-Disciplinary Team is a practical guide for law...

    To Be Published August 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Applied Police Research

    Challenges and opportunities

    Edited by Ella Cockbain, Johannes Knutsson

    Series: Crime Science Series

    This book is dedicated to applied research into policing, its characteristics, challenges and opportunities. It focuses on the process of conducting research that can usefully inform policy and practice. Despite growing demand for such evidence, remarkably little has been written about the theory...

    To Be Published September 1st 2014 by Routledge

  3. The New York City Police Department

    The Impact of Its Policies and Practices

    Edited by John A. Eterno

    Studying the flagship New York City Police Department is critical to understanding policing and democratic society. An examination of the department by experts who have been watching it for years, this book reviews qualitative research on how the community views the NYPD, police culture, resistance...

    To Be Published October 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. Routledge Handbook of Transnational Criminal Law

    Edited by Neil Boister, Robert J. Currie

    Certain types of crime are increasingly being perpetrated across national borders and require a unified regional or global response to combat them. Transnational criminal law covers both the international treaty obligations which require States to introduce specific substantive measures into their...

    To Be Published October 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Informants, Cooperating Witnesses, and Undercover Investigations

    A Guide to Law, Policy, and Procedure, Second Edition

    By Dennis G. Fitzgerald

    Series: Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations

    Now in its second edition, this volume takes a scholarly approach to an often misunderstood and controversial law enforcement investigative technique that traditionally has been shrouded in secrecy. Written by a former Miami vice and narcotics detective, DEA agent, and attorney, this authoritative...

    To Be Published October 23rd 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Crime Prevention

    Theory and Practice, Second Edition

    By Stephen Schneider

    Dr. Schneider has updated every chapter in this reliable text using the latest research, the most recently published articles and books, and feedback from professors and students using the first edition. A new chapter that outlines crime prevention strategies and implementing then in practice adds...

    To Be Published November 9th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Policing and the Politics of Order-Making

    Edited by Peter Albrecht, Helene Maria Kyed

    Series: Law, Development and Globalization

    This anthology explores the political nature of making order through policing activities in densely populated spaces across Africa, Asia and Latin America. Based on ethnographic research, the chapters analyze this complex with respect to marginalized young men in Haiti, community policing members...

    To Be Published November 11th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Combating Human Trafficking

    A Multi-Disciplinary Approach

    Edited by Michael J. Palmiotto

    This book provides an unprecedented look into the investigation of human trafficking in America—from a law enforcement perspective. Written by top criminal justice scholars and police and task force investigators it supplies thorough coverage of the subject, including forced labor and sex...

    To Be Published November 20th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Accountability in Policing

    Edited by Michael Rowe, Stuart Lister

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Over the last decade we have witnessed important changes in how those networks, institutions and individuals tasked with delivering organised forms of policing and security are held to account. The extent and pace of these changes raises a pressing need for ongoing academic research, analysis and...

    To Be Published January 14th 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Police and the Expansion of Public Order Law in Britain, 1829-2013

    By Iain Channing

    Series: Routledge SOLON Explorations in Crime and Criminal Justice Histories

    Incidences of public disorder, and the manner in which they have been suppressed, have repeatedly ignited debate on the role of policing, the effectiveness of current legislation and the implications for human rights and civil liberties. These same issues have reverberated throughout British...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge