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Forthcoming Books

  1. Effective Child Abuse Investigation for the Multi-Disciplinary Team

    By Bradley Richard Graham

    Child abuse cases are unique in that they involve seldomly witnessed acts. A nonverbal victim and a silent perpetrator will often lead to a stalling of the investigation and the judicial process. Effective Child Abuse Investigation for the Multi-Disciplinary Team is a practical guide for law...

    To Be Published August 11th 2014 by CRC Press

  2. 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 August 26th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Women, Policing, and Male Violence (Routledge Revivals)

    International Perspectives

    Edited by Jalna Hanmer, Jill Radford, Elizabeth Stanko

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    First published in 1989, this book focuses on the policing of male violence against women. It is an issue that has been criticised substantially in the past, and the book shows how even police themselves have sometimes admitted that women have received inadequate treatment. The book includes...

    To Be Published August 27th 2014 by Routledge

  4. 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 1st 2014 by Routledge

  5. Police Investigative Interviews and Interpreting

    Context, Challenges, and Strategies

    By Sedat Mulayim, Miranda Lai, Caroline Norma

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    Investigative interviewing largely draws from studies in psychology. Increasingly incorporated in police training, it is also used in other settings including customs procedures, employer-employee interviews, and insurance claim investigations. A professional reference that can be used in police...

    To Be Published September 14th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. 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

  7. Logical Investigative Methods

    Critical Thinking and Reasoning for Successful Investigations

    By Robert J. Girod

    This book describes how to use logic, reasoning, critical thinking, and the scientific method to conduct and improve criminal and civil investigations. The author discusses how investigators and attorneys can avoid assumptions and false premises and instead make valid deductions, inductions, and...

    To Be Published October 1st 2014 by CRC Press

  8. 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 watching it for years, this book reviews qualitative research on how the community views the NYPD, police culture, resistance...

    To Be Published October 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  9. 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 13th 2014 by CRC Press

  10. 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