Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Police Books

You are currently browsing 131–140 of 162 new and published books in the subject of Police — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books – Page 14

  1. Policing Developing Democracies

    Edited by Mercedes S. Hinton, Tim Newburn

    There are enormous challenges in establishing policing systems in young democracies. Such societies typically have a host of unresolved pressing social, economic and political questions that impinge on policing and the prospects for reform. There are a series of hugely important questions arising...

    Published September 21st 2008 by Routledge

  2. Handbook of Policing

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Tim Newburn

    This new edition of the Handbook of Policing updates and expands the highly successful first edition, and now includes a completely new chapter on policing and forensics. It provides a comprehensive, but highly readable overview of policing in the UK, and is an essential reference point combining...

    Published July 31st 2008 by Willan

  3. Dictionary of Policing

    Edited by Tim Newburn, Peter Neyroud

    Contemporary policing is developing rapidly and is becoming increasingly professionalized. For practitioners National Occupational Standards, Skills for Justice and the the new PDLP (Police Development and Leaning Programme) have brought a new emphasis on skills, standards and knowledge. Training...

    Published March 31st 2008 by Willan

  4. Intelligence-led Policing

    By Jerry H. Ratcliffe

    What is intelligence-led policing? Who came up with the idea? Where did it come from? How does it relate to other policing paradigms? What distinguishes an intelligence-led approach to crime reduction? How is it designed to have an impact on crime? Does it prevent crime? What is crime disruption?...

    Published February 28th 2008 by Willan

  5. Genetic Policing

    The Uses of DNA in Police Investigations

    By Robin Williams, Paul Johnson

    This book is about the increasing significance of DNA profiling for crime investigation in modern society. It focuses on developments in the UK as the world-leader in the development and application of forensic DNA technology and in the construction of DNA databases as an essential element in the...

    Published January 31st 2008 by Willan

  6. Policing Critical Incidents

    Leadership and Critical Incident Management

    Edited by Laurence Alison, Jonathan Crego

    The aim of this book is to examine the qualities of leadership and decision-making in the police service. Based on groundbreaking research using unique, advanced methods for examining policing in complex critical incident environments, the book focuses principally on a series of police debriefs...

    Published January 31st 2008 by Willan

  7. Policing Public Disorder

    By David Waddington

    This book draws on a wide range of studies of collective conflict and the policing of crowds and social movements to provide an understanding of the causes and management of public disorder. It seeks to describe and explain the processes by which the police interpret and respond to instances of...

    Published July 31st 2007 by Willan

  8. Introduction to Police Work

    Edited by Colin Rogers, Rhobert Lewis

    Policing is in a profound period of change, the result of recent government reform, a renewed drive for professionalism as well as the need to adapt to a rapidly changing society. This book provides a highly readable and up to date introduction to the work of the police, exploring what this...

    Published June 30th 2007 by Willan

  9. Handbook of Criminal Investigation

    Edited by Tim Newburn, Tom Williamson, Alan Wright

    This book provides the most comprehensive and authoritative book yet published on the subject of criminal investigation, a rapidly developing area within the police and other law enforcement agencies, and an important sub discipline within police studies. The subject is rarely out of the headlines...

    Published April 30th 2007 by Willan

  10. Policing beyond Macpherson

    Edited by Mike Rowe

    The book will explore the impact of the Lawrence Report since it was published in 1999. Upon publication, Home Secretary Jack Straw promised that the Macpherson Inquiry would lead to real change in the policing of minority ethnic communities in Britain. Several senior police officers made similar...

    Published January 31st 2007 by Willan