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Forthcoming Homeland Security Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Informants, Cooperating Witnesses, and Undercover Investigations

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

    By Dennis G. Fitzgerald

    Series: Practical Aspects of Criminal and Forensic Investigations

    The use of informants has been described as the "black hole of law enforcement." Failures in the training of police officers and federal agents in the recruitment and operation of informants has undermined costly long-term investigations, destroyed the careers of prosecutors and law enforcement...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by CRC Press

  2. Policing Major Events

    Perspectives from Around the World

    Edited by James F. Albrecht, Martha Christine Dow, Darryl Plecas, Dilip K. Das

    Whenever a major event requires police intervention, questions are raised about the nature of the police response. Could the police have prevented the conflict, been better prepared, reacted more quickly, acted more forcefully, or brought the altercation under control more effectively? Based upon...

    To Be Published November 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  3. Security and Sport Mega Events

    A complex relation

    Edited by Diamantis Mastrogiannakis, Christian Dorville

    Series: Sport in the Global Society – Contemporary Perspectives

    This edition stresses some critical reflectons regarding security policies before and during Sport Events in our contemporary era of generalized insecurity. Sport competitions at the national, European and global levels have evolved in terms of economic investment, social importance and...

    To Be Published November 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for Disaster Management

    By Brian Tomaszewski

    Disasters continue to escalate in frequency, scope, and impact. Geographic information systems (GIS) provide essential decision support and analytical capabilities for the full disaster management cycle. Assuming no previous knowledge in GIS and/or disaster management, this book is a primer on GIS...

    To Be Published November 17th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Homeland Security and Private Sector Business

    Corporations' Role in Critical Infrastructure Protection, Second Edition

    By Elsa Lee

    Eighty-five percent of the U.S.’s critical infrastructure, the private sector is in need of improved awareness, education, and training in fulfilling its obligation to maintain vital security interests. This new edition addresses mandates and legislation introduced after 9/11 and since the first...

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Lone Wolf and Autonomous Cell Terrorism

    Edited by Jeffrey Kaplan, Heléne Lööw, Leena Malkki

    President Obama has declared that the greatest terrorist threat which America faces is attacks by lone wolf terrorists. This volume expands the lone wolf rubric to include autonomous cells: small groups of terrorists who cooperate, but operate independently. The challenge presented by lone wolves...

    To Be Published January 28th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Cyber-Security

    Protecting Critical Infrastructures from Cyber Attack and Cyber Warfare

    Edited by Thomas A. Johnson

    A cogent overview of the threat spectrum of cyberspace attacks and cyber weapons, this book introduces the arsenal of cyber tools and sophisticated attacks targeting our national security and our critical infrastructure sectors. Topics include the history of cyber security and the computer industry...

    To Be Published March 1st 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Disaster's Impact on Livelihood and Cultural Survival

    Losses, Opportunities, and Mitigation

    Edited by Michele Companion

    Investigating 18 countries around the world, leading policy makers, community leaders, urban planners, and emergency practitioners and managers review livelihood challenges and cultural survival in the wake of disasters. The contributors explore both losses and opportunities for cultural and...

    To Be Published March 6th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Routledge Handbook of Law and Terrorism

    Edited by Clive Walker, Genevieve Lennon

    In the years since 9/11 counter-terrorism law and policy has proliferated across the world. This book sets out a comprehensive survey of how the law has been deployed in all aspects of counter-terrorism. The handbook provides an authoritative and critical analysis of how laws are, and ought to be,...

    To Be Published March 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. From Police to Security Professional

    A Guide to a Successful Career Transition

    By Michael S. D'Angelo

    Much of the private sector security industry is made up of former law enforcement professionals as their training makes them uniquely qualified to migrate to the security field. This book covers the unique skills, experience, and mentality required to enter into the private security industry from a...

    To Be Published April 1st 2015 by CRC Press