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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 202 new and published books in the subject of Police — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Criminal Evidence

    12th Edition

    By Jefferson Ingram

    In addition to covering the basics of collecting, preserving and presenting evidence, this revision presents the latest developments in the law of evidence that are of interest to criminal justice personnel. Highlights include: chapter outlines, lists of key terms and concepts for each chapter, a...

    Published September 28th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Criminal Evidence

    11th Edition

    By Jefferson Ingram

    In addition to covering the basics of collecting, preserving and presenting evidence, this revision presents the latest developments in the law of evidence that are of interest to criminal justice personnel. Highlights include: chapter outlines, lists of key terms and concepts for each chapter, a...

    Published September 28th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Logical Investigative Methods

    Critical Thinking and Reasoning for Successful Investigations

    By Robert J. Girod

    All too often, professional investigations fail because those involved jump to conclusions and draw faulty premises that leave the trail cold. Correct conclusions are not the result of guessing, but by applying efficient thought processes. Logical Investigative Methods: Critical Thinking and...

    Published September 24th 2014 by CRC Press

  4. The Routledge Guide to Working in Criminal Justice

    Employability skills and careers in the Criminal Justice sector

    By Ester Ragonese, Anne Rees, Jo Ives, Terry Dray

    Every year thousands of people compete for employment in the UK. Employability and the ability to demonstrate the skills, attributes and behaviours required in a full-time job have become integral to securing employment and developing a career. This book aims to offer a one-stop guide to becoming...

    Published September 15th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Police Administration

    8th Edition

    By Gary Cordner, Gary Cordner

    This text examines police administration from multiple perspectives: a systems perspective (emphasizing the interrelatedness among units and organizations); a traditional, structural perspective (administrative principles, management functions, and the importance of written guidelines); a human...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Interviewing and Interrogation for Law Enforcement

    2nd Edition

    By John Hess

    Easy-to-read and practical, this text uses a survey approach and numerous examples to illustrate interviewing skills and techniques. Using his years of experience as an instructor at the FBI Academy, the author dispels some of the mystery surrounding the interview process by sharing techniques and...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Legal Guide for Police

    Constitutional Issues, 9th Edition

    By Jeffery Walker, Craig Hemmens

    Today’s law enforcement officers, who are required to be highly knowledgeable about the law, will find this guide to be a valuable tool, bringing them up-to-date with developments in the law of arrest, search and seizure, police authority to detain, questioning suspects and pretrial identification...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Criminal Investigation

    A Method for Reconstructing the Past, 7th Edition

    By James Osterburg, Richard Ward

    This text presents the fundamentals of criminal investigation and provides a sound method for reconstructing a past event (i.e., a crime) based on three major sources of information — people, physical evidence and records. More than a simplistic introductory text, yet written in an easy-to-read,...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Crime Scene Investigation

    3rd Edition

    By Jacqueline T. Fish, Larry S. Miller, Michael C. Braswell, Edward W. Wallace Jr

    Crime Scene Investigation offers an innovative approach to learning about crime scene investigation, taking the reader from the first response on the crime scene to documenting crime scene evidence and preparing evidence for courtroom presentation. It includes topics not normally covered in other...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Death Investigation

    An Introduction to Forensic Pathology for the Nonscientist

    By Jacqueline T. Fish, Larry Miller, Michael Braswell, Edward Wallace

    This innovative text provides an excellent introduction to technology-assisted crime and the basics of investigating such crime, from the criminal justice perspective. It presents clear, concise explanations for students and professionals, who need not be technically proficient to find the material...

    Published September 14th 2014 by Routledge