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  1. Intelligence and Intelligence Analysis

    By Patrick F. Walsh

    This book tracks post 9/11 developments in national security and policing intelligence and their relevance to new emerging areas of intelligence practice such as: corrections, biosecurity, private industry and regulatory environments. Developments are explored thematically across three broad...

    Published June 1st 2011 by Willan

  2. Police Work

    Principles and Practice

    By Colin Rogers, Rhobert Lewis, Tim John, Tim Read

    This book provides a highly readable account of police work. It builds upon Introduction to Police Work (Rogers and Lewis 2007) to provide a comprehensive, in depth and critical understanding of policing in today's diverse society. Police Work: Principles and Practice meets the need for an...

    Published May 18th 2011 by Willan

  3. Researching Crime and Justice

    Tales from the Field

    By Louise Westmarland

    This book provides an introduction to research and some of the methods in the field of crime and justice and related areas, including police, prisons and criminal justice policy making. Less a dry 'how to' book, it is concerned rather to provide a wide-ranging discussion that illustrates the kind...

    Published April 19th 2011 by Willan

  4. Professionalizing Offender Profiling

    Forensic and Investigative Psychology in Practice

    Edited by Laurence Alison, Lee Rainbow

    Offender profiling is now viewed as an integral part of serious crime investigations by many law enforcement agencies across the world and continues to attract a high public and media profile. Despite almost three decades of research and developments in the field, the public impression of offender...

    Published April 13th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Policing: Toward an Unknown Future

    Edited by John Crank, Colleen Kadleck

    Series: Police Practice and Research

    The enclosed papers are the culmination of a project Dr. John Crank and Dr. Colleen Kadleck carried out assessing issues facing the police into the early 21st century. The papers are future oriented, in the sense that they anticipate trends visible today. Everywhere, the contributing scholars found...

    Published February 14th 2011 by Routledge

  6. Innovative Possibilities: Global Policing Research and Practice

    Edited by Les Johnston, Clifford Shearing

    Series: Police Practice and Research

    Innovative Possibilities: Global Policing Research and Practice brings together observations that reflect upon the state of police (and policing) across the globe and associated forms of policing scholarship with inputs from Africa, Australia, South and Central America, China, Europe, and the USA....

    Published February 14th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Practical Methods for Legal Investigations

    Concepts and Protocols in Civil and Criminal Cases

    By Dean A. Beers, CLI

    Legal investigators are responsible for providing factual evidence – as the fact finders, they are the foundation for the attorneys they work with daily. The attorney is responsible for forming and implementing the legal strategy and presenting it to the judge or jury. The legal investigator...

    Published February 9th 2011 by CRC Press

  8. 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 10th 2011 by Routledge

  9. 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 16th 2010 by CRC Press

  10. 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 14th 2010 by CRC Press