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  1. Tactical Crime Analysis

    Research and Investigation

    By Derek J. Paulsen, Sean Bair, Dan Helms

    Research has shown that the majority of crimes are committed by persistent or serial offenders, with as little as seven percent of offenders accounting for approximately 60 percent of all crimes. By focusing police efforts on these prolific offenders and learning to identify, analyze, and resolve...

    Published August 18th 2009 by CRC Press

  2. Community Policing and Peacekeeping

    Edited by Peter Grabosky

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    In modern industrial societies, the demand for policing services frequently exceeds the current and foreseeable availability of public policing resources. Conversely, developing nations often suffer from an inability to provide a basic level of security for their citizens. Community Policing and...

    Published June 24th 2009 by CRC Press

  3. Community Policing

    International Patterns and Comparative Perspectives

    Edited by Dominique Wisler, Ihekwoaba D. Onwudiwe

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    Community-oriented policing (COP) is the ideology and policy model espoused in the mission statements of nearly all policing forces throughout the world. However, the COP philosophy is interpreted differently by different countries and police forces, resulting in practices that may in fact run far...

    Published June 9th 2009 by CRC Press

  4. Police Corruption

    Exploring Police Deviance and Crime

    By Maurice Punch

    Policing and corruption are inseparable. This book argues that corruption is not one thing but covers many deviant and criminal practices in policing which also shift over time. It rejects the 'bad apple' metaphor and focuses on 'bad orchards', meaning not individual but institutional failure. For...

    Published May 31st 2009 by Willan

  5. The Violence of Incarceration

    Edited by Phil Scraton, Jude McCulloch

    Series: Routledge Advances in Criminology

    Conceived in the immediate aftermath of the humiliations and killings of prisoners in Afghanistan and Iraq, of the suicides and hunger strikes at Guantanamo Bay and of the disappearances of detainees through extraordinary rendition, this book explores the connections between these shameful events...

    Published May 17th 2009 by Routledge

  6. International Developments in Investigative Interviewing

    Edited by Tom Williamson, Becky Milne, Stephen Savage

    This book examines international developments in investigative interviewing. It analyses the cases and other factors leading to the paradigm shift in a number of countries, it considers issues that are of current interest to practitioners and academics including the continuing calls for the use of...

    Published March 31st 2009 by Willan

  7. Police Corruption

    Preventing Misconduct and Maintaining Integrity

    By Tim Prenzler

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    While many police officers undertake their work conforming to the highest ethical standards, the fact remains that unethical police conduct continues to be a recurring problem around the world. With examples from a range of jurisdictions, Police Corruption: Preventing Misconduct and Maintaining...

    Published March 26th 2009 by CRC Press

  8. Criminal Investigation

    An Introduction to Principles and Practice

    By Peter Stelfox

    Criminal investigation has a high profile in the media, and has attracted widespread interest. Within the police it has been a rapidly developing field. Important scientific and technological developments have had a considerable impact on practice, and significant steps have been taken in the...

    Published February 28th 2009 by Willan

  9. Trends in Policing

    Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe

    By Dilip K. Das, Otwin Marenin

    Series: Interviews with Global Leaders in Policing, Courts, and Prisons

    Police leaders possess a plethora of rich experiences and practical and theoretical knowledge that provides fascinating insights into the current state of policing around the world. While observers’ opinions of ongoing developments in policing are well known, it is rare to get an insider’s glimpse...

    Published February 16th 2009 by CRC Press

  10. Policing and the Legacy of Lawrence

    Edited by Nathan Hall, John Grieve, Stephen Savage

    February 2009 marked the 10th Anniversary of the publication of the Inquiry into the events surrounding the investigation of the murder of Stephen Lawrence. This book marks this anniversary and examines various dimensions of the impact of Lawrence on policing policy and practice. It identifies a...

    Published February 3rd 2009 by Willan