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Forthcoming Policing & Police Law Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Detective's Handbook

    Edited by John A. Eterno, Cliff Roberson

    The Detective’s Handbook details the vital information law enforcement officers need to know to become better detectives. Since all essential aspects of detective work cannot be covered in a single volume, the editors have selected 20 of the most critical issues detectives face in their day-to-day...

    To Be Published June 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Evidence in Context

    4th Edition

    By Jonathan Doak, Claire McGourlay, Mark Thomas

    Evidence in Context explains the key concepts of evidence law in England and Wales clearly and concisely, set against the backdrop of the broader political and theoretical contexts. The book helps to inform students of the major debates within the field, providing an explanation as to how and why...

    To Be Published June 25th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. 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...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Accountability of Policing

    Edited by Michael Rowe, Stuart Lister

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    Accountability of Policing provides a contemporary and wide-ranging examination of the accountability and governance of ‘police’ and ‘policing’. Debates about ‘who guards the guards’ are among the oldest and most protracted in the history of democracy, but over the last decade we have witnessed...

    To Be Published August 7th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Virtuous Policing

    Bridging America's Gulf Between Police and Populace

    By David G. Bolgiano, L. Morgan Banks, III, James M. Patterson

    This book provides an assessment and commentary of governmental coercive uses of force, whether by civilian law enforcement officers in the United States or by military service members overseas. It examines the ethical, legal, psychological and tactical realities of such encounters using specific...

    To Be Published August 24th 2015 by CRC Press

  7. Inside a Police Informant's Mind

    By Paul Derry

    Written by a former informant, this book presents an honest account of the role, risks, and motives of police informants. It chronicles the relationship and course of events between the author and a RCMP police commissioner. Providing a fascinating insider's perspective, it gives balanced insight...

    To Be Published September 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Stop and Search

    Police Power in Global Context

    Edited by Leanne Weber, Ben Bowling

    Police powers to stop, question and search people in public places, and the way these powers are exercised, is a contentious aspect of police-community relations, and a key issue for criminological and policing scholarship, and for public debate about liberty and security more generally. Whilst...

    To Be Published September 20th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Police and Policing in the UK

    Governance and Accountability

    By Graham Ellison

    Policing in the UK is currently experiencing the most seismic shift in its nature, organization and purpose in recent history. Whilst cost and efficiency saving in the wake of the financial crisis will impact the size of the police, plans for increased privatisation, outsourcing and downsizing of...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  10. The Police Mandate

    Organizational analysis

    By Peter K Manning

    Peter K Manning has been a key figure in scholarship on police organization for the past three decades. His work has been widely celebrated for its contribution to key debates on democratic policing, crime analysis and technology.Building on a wealth of original ethnographic research, in this book...

    To Be Published December 15th 2015 by Routledge