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  1. 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 17th 2009 by CRC Press

  2. 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 4th 2009 by Willan

  3. 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 22nd 2008 by Routledge

  4. 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 August 1st 2008 by Willan

  5. 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 April 1st 2008 by Willan

  6. Intelligence-led Policing

    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 29th 2008 by Willan

  7. 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 February 1st 2008 by Willan

  8. 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 February 1st 2008 by Willan

  9. 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 August 1st 2007 by Willan

  10. 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 July 1st 2007 by Willan