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Forthcoming Books

  1. Social Problems in the UK

    An Introduction

    By Stuart Isaacs, David Blundell, Anne Foley, Norman Ginsburg, Brian McDonough, Dan Silverstone, Tara Young

    Social Problems in the UK: An Introduction is the first textbook on contemporary social issues to contextualise social problems within the disciplines of sociology, social policy, criminology and applied social science. Drawing on the research and teaching experience of academics in these areas,...

    To Be Published September 4th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Applied Police Research

    Challenges and opportunities

    Edited by Ella Cockbain, Johannes Knutsson

    Series: Crime Science Series

    Remarkably little has been written about the theory and practice of applied police research, despite growing demand for evidence in crime prevention. Designed to fill this gap, this book offers a valuable new resource. It contains a carefully curated selection of contributions from some of the...

    To Be Published September 7th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Police Investigative Interviews and Interpreting

    Context, Challenges, and Strategies

    By Sedat Mulayim, Miranda Lai, Caroline Norma

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    Police interviews with suspects and witnesses provide some of the most significant evidence in criminal investigations. Frequently challenging, they require special training and skills. This interaction process is further complicated when the suspect or witness does not speak the same language as...

    To Be Published September 10th 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...

    To Be Published September 28th 2014 by Routledge

  5. 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...

    To Be Published October 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  6. 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 studying it for years, The New York City Police Department: The Impact of Its Policies and Practices provides a frank and...

    To Be Published October 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  7. American Volunteer Police: Mobilizing for Security

    By Martin Alan Greenberg

    The literature on volunteer police in the United States is sparse. This book provides a comprehensive overview of the history, organizations, operations and legal aspects of volunteer police in the United States and several select nations. Framed by modern concerns for homeland security and...

    To Be Published October 19th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Crime Linkage

    Theory, Research, and Practice

    Edited by Jessica Woodhams, Craig Bennell

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    A sufficient body of psychological research has amassed in the area of behavioural consistency and the detection of serial offenders. A number of innovations are also taking place in the field which have important implications for the practice of crime linkage and its use by police and the courts....

    To Be Published October 27th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. 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 30th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. Cold Cases

    Evaluation Models with Follow-up Strategies for Investigators, Second Edition

    By James M. Adcock, Sarah L. Stein

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    Most agencies do little cold-case work due to tenuous funding, low success rates, and inconsistent access to databases. Written by experts who conduct training and consulting worldwide, this text enables police and public safety agencies—whether large or small, domestic or international—to more...

    To Be Published November 3rd 2014 by CRC Press