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  1. Building Justice in Post-Transition Europe?

    Processes of Criminalisation within Central and Eastern European Societies

    Edited by Kay Goodall, Margaret Malloch, Bill Munro

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    After the collapse of the Berlin wall in 1989 and disintegration of the Soviet Union, scholars focused on the problems of legal transitions within the newly emerging democracies. Two decades on, these states are in ‘post-transition’ conditions; having undergone and continuing to experience...

    Published March 13th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Policing and Human Rights

    The Meaning of Violence and Justice in the Everyday Policing of Johannesburg

    By Julia Hornberger

    Series: Law, Development and Globalization

    Policing and Human Rights analyses the implementation of human rights standards, tracing them from the nodal points of their production in Geneva, through the board rooms of national police management and training facilities, to the streets of downtown Johannesburg. This book deals with how...

    Published March 13th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Surveillance, Capital and Resistance

    Theorizing the Surveillance Subject

    By Michael McCahill, Rachel L. Finn

    Series: Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

    Surveillance, Capital and Resistance is a major contribution to current debates on the subjective experience of surveillance. Based on a large research project undertaken in a Northern City in the UK and focusing mainly on the use of surveillance in the context of policing and security, the book...

    Published March 5th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Cop Culture

    Why Good Cops Go Bad

    By L. Scott Silverii, PhD

    Sworn to protect and serve, police officers who stray into deviant behavior may become a citizen’s worst nightmare. A thoughtful examination of the formal and informal process of becoming blue, Cop Culture: Why Good Cops Go Bad is a unique combination of academic research based on Chief Scott...

    Published February 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  5. Just Authority?

    Trust in the Police in England and Wales

    By Jonathan Jackson, Ben Bradford, Betsy Stanko, Katrin Hohl

    What does it mean to trust the police? What makes the police legitimate in the eyes of the policed? What builds trust, legitimacy and cooperation, and what undermines the bond between police and the public? These questions are central to current debates concerning the relationship between the...

    Published January 26th 2014 by Willan

  6. Technocrime: Policing and Surveillance

    Edited by Stéphane Leman-Langlois

    Series: Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice

    The growth of technology allows us to imagine entirely new ways of committing, combating and thinking about criminality, criminals, police, courts, victims and citizens. Technology offers not only new tools for committing and fighting crime, but new ways to look for, unveil, label crimes and new...

    Published January 9th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Profiling Cop-Killers

    By Ann R. Bumbak

    Drawing heavily on original research designed to train police officers to survive deadly encounters, Profiling Cop-Killers examines the sociological history, psychology, and motives of 50 murderers of police officers in 2011. The book identifies the commonalities and differences between groups of...

    Published January 6th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Policing White-Collar Crime

    Characteristics of White-Collar Criminals

    By Petter Gottschalk

    Series: Advances in Police Theory and Practice

    Combating white-collar crime is a challenge as these criminals are found among the most powerful members of society, including politicians, business executives, and government officials. While there are many approaches to understanding this topic, Policing White-Collar Crime: Characteristics of...

    Published December 10th 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Trends in Policing

    Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume Four

    Edited by Bruce F. Baker, Dilip K. Das

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

    Trends in Policing: Interviews with Police Leaders Across the Globe, Volume Four is the latest installment in a series of insightful interviews with senior police executives worldwide. The book offers readers an unparalleled insider’s perspective on police goals, practices, and management in...

    Published November 24th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. The Evolution of Policing

    Worldwide Innovations and Insights

    Edited by Melchor C. de Guzman, Aiedeo Mintie Das, Dilip K. Das

    Each year, the International Police Executive Symposium (IPES) holds a global conference for police scholars and practitioners to exchange information about the latest trends in police practice and research. Drawn from recent proceedings, The Evolution of Policing: Worldwide Innovations and...

    Published November 24th 2013 by CRC Press