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  1. Community Policing

    A Police-Citizen Partnership

    By Michael J. Palmiotto

    Series: Criminology and Justice Studies

    This textbook discusses the role of community-oriented policing, including the police image, public expectations, ethics in law enforcement, community wellness, civilian review boards, and what the community can do to help decrease crime rates. In addition, the author covers basic interpersonal...

    Published January 9th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Effective Police Supervision STUDY GUIDE

    6th Edition

    By Larry S. Miller

    This popular book combines behavioral theory with case studies that allow the reader to identify and resolve personal and organizational problems. This creates a focus on effectiveness as well as proficiency, and on how a supervisor can help to create an effective organization. A vital tool in the...

    Published December 29th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Advanced Concepts in Defensive Tactics

    A Survival Guide for Law Enforcement

    By Chuck Joyner

    Today’s society is becoming increasingly more likely to resist the lawful actions of law enforcement officers. It is critical for officers to have the necessary defensive tactics (DT) skills to successfully overcome resistance in an efficient, safe, and legal manner. The answer to achieving these...

    Published December 15th 2010 by CRC Press

  4. The New Khaki

    The Evolving Nature of Policing in India

    By Arvind Verma

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    In a democratic society, police are expected to be accountable to the people they serve, upholding the rights of citizens and following due process. In India, however, political pressure in the competitive electoral arena forces the police to adopt questionable means and dubious strategies. As a...

    Published December 13th 2010 by CRC Press

  5. Trends in Policing

    Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume Three

    Edited by Otwin Marenin, Dilip K. Das

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

    Several years ago, the Trends in Policing series unveiled insiders’ accounts of how police leaders perceive the work they do. These volumes feature interviews with practitioners who speak candidly about their concerns and opinions. They present their evaluations of programs and philosophies that...

    Published December 12th 2010 by CRC Press

  6. Handbook of Public Protection

    Edited by Mike Nash, Andy Williams

    Public protection has become an increasingly central theme in the work of the criminal justice agencies in many parts of the world in recent years. Its high public profile and consequent political sensitivity means that growing numbers of criminal justice professionals find their daily work load...

    Published December 12th 2010 by Willan

  7. Policing Scotland

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Daniel Donnelly, Kenneth Scott

    This fully updated and expanded second edition of Policing Scotland takes account of recent developments in Scottish policing and criminal justice against the backdrop of a dynamic political landscape and looming fiscal constraints in public services. The book offers contributions from both...

    Published December 12th 2010 by Willan

  8. Investigative and Forensic Interviewing

    A Personality-focused Approach

    By Craig N. Ackley, Shannon M. Mack, Kristen Beyer, Philip Erdberg

    Investigative and Forensic Interviewing: A Personality-Focused Approach looks at the personality styles most commonly encountered in the criminal justice system and demonstrates how to use this insight to plan and conduct a productive interview. The book includes chapters on narcissistic,...

    Published December 1st 2010 by CRC Press

  9. Managing and Coordinating Major Criminal Investigations, Second Edition

    By Robert F. Kilfeather

    The process of controlling criminal investigations is a complex matter, yet it has frequently been minimized or neglected in police management publications. But knowing how to properly plan for an event, make resource agreements with other participants in the investigation, and implement a...

    Published December 1st 2010 by CRC Press

  10. Community Justice

    2nd Edition

    By Todd R Clear, John R Hamilton, Jr., Eric Cadora

    Community Justice discusses concepts of community within the context of justice policy and programs, and addresses the important relationship between the criminal justice system and the community in the USA. Taking a bold stance in the criminal justice debate, this book argues that crime management...

    Published November 25th 2010 by Routledge