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  1. Crime Reduction and the Law

    Edited by Kate Moss, MIKE Stephens

    This innovative and pioneering new book establishes links between crime reduction and the law, uniquely offering a detailed examination of how specific legislation and performance targets aid or undermine attempts at crime reduction. Providing a sustained analysis, this ground-breaking...

    Published December 22nd 2005 by Routledge

  2. Organised Crime

    By Alan Wright

    This book aims to provide an accessible introduction to the study of organised crime - about those who commit it, the effect it has on individuals, businesses and states, and the ways in which states and the international community have sought to contain it. It explores all facets of what has...

    Published December 1st 2005 by Willan

  3. Global Surveillance and Policing

    Edited by Elia Zureik, Mark Salter

    Since the 9.11 attacks in North America and the accession of the Schengen Accord in Europe there has been widespread concern with international borders, the passage of people and the flow of information across borders. States have fundamentally changed the ways in which they police and monitor this...

    Published October 1st 2005 by Willan

  4. Community Justice

    Edited by Jane Winstone, Francis Pakes

    This book provides and accessible text and critical analysis of the concepts and delivery of community justice, a focal point in contemporary criminal justice. The probation service in particular has undergone radical changes in relation to professional training, roles and delivery of services...

    Published September 1st 2005 by Willan

  5. Transforming International Criminal Justice

    By Mark J. Findlay, Ralph Henham

    This book sets out an agenda to transform international criminal trials and the delivery of international criminal justice to victim communities through collaboration of currently competing paradigms. It reflects a transformation of thinking about the comparative analysis of the trial process, and...

    Published June 1st 2005 by Willan

  6. Sex Offenders in the Community

    Edited by Amanda Matravers

    Series: Cambridge Criminal Justice Series

    This book explores current criminal justice responses to the management of individuals who are convicted of sexual offences. It aims to help policy-makers, practitioners and students to develop an informed position on this complex and increasingly controversial issue. Although the focus is...

    Published January 1st 2005 by Willan

  7. Policing: Key Readings

    Edited by Tim Newburn

    Policing has developed as an increasingly important and popular subject of study at colleges and universities in western societies, either as a subject in its own right or as part of broader courses in the field of criminology and criminal justice. This book aims to bring together the key readings...

    Published November 1st 2004 by Willan

  8. Alternatives to Prison

    Edited by Anthony Bottoms, Sue Rex, Gwen Robinson

    As the UK and many other western societies face up to the consequences of a rapidly increasing prison population, so the search for alternative approaches to punishment and dealing with offenders has become an increasingly urgent priority for government policy and society as a whole. This book...

    Published November 1st 2004 by Willan

  9. Hard Cop, Soft Cop

    Edited by Roger Hopkins Burke

    This is a book about policing styles in the broadest sense, looking at zero tolerance policing at one extreme and 'softer' approaches to policing at the other. It is particularly concerned to explore the dilemmas and moral ambiguities inherent in the tensions between different policing approaches....

    Published May 1st 2004 by Willan

  10. Criminal Justice and Political Cultures

    Edited by Tim Newburn, Richard Sparks

    As crime increasingly crosses national boundaries, and international co-operation takes firmer shape, so the development of ideas and policy on the control of crime has become an increasingly international and transnational affair. These developments call attention not just to the many points of...

    Published January 1st 2004 by Willan

Forthcoming Books

  1. Pre-crime: Pre-emption, precaution and the future
    By Jude McCulloch, Dean Wilson
    To Be Published August 5th 2015
  2. Stop and Search: Police Power in Global Context
    Edited by Leanne Weber, Ben Bowling
    To Be Published August 14th 2015
  3. Intersections of Crime and Terror
    Edited by James J.F. Forest
    To Be Published August 14th 2015
  4. Rural Disorder and Police Reform in Ireland, 1812-36
    By Galen Broeker
    To Be Published September 8th 2015
  5. Policing and Punishment in Nineteenth Century Britain
    Edited by Victor Bailey
    To Be Published September 8th 2015

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