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  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. Forensic Investigation of Sex Crimes and Sexual Offenders

    By Chris Rush Burkey, Tusty ten Bensel, Jeffery T. Walker

    The investigation of sex crimes is a specific function for many law enforcement agencies, requiring an understanding of how to investigate, process crime scenes, interact with victims and offenders, and prepare for court. Forensic Investigation of Sex Crimes and Sexual Offenders provides in-depth...

    Published November 21st 2013 by Routledge

  5. Policing and Media

    Public Relations, Simulations and Communications

    By Murray Lee, Alyce McGovern

    Series: New Directions in Critical Criminology

    This book examines the relationship between police, media and the public and analyses the shifting techniques and technologies through which they communicate. In a critical discussion of contemporary and emerging modes of mediatized police work, Lee and McGovern demonstrate how the police engage...

    Published November 17th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Crisis Negotiations

    Managing Critical Incidents and Hostage Situations in Law Enforcement and Corrections, 5th Edition

    By Michael J. McMains, Wayman C. Mullins

    Leading authorities on negotiations present the result of years of research, application, testing and experimentation, and practical experience. Principles and applications from numerous disciplines are combined to create a conceptual framework for the hostage negotiator. Ideas and concepts are...

    Published November 14th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Online Child Sexual Abuse

    Grooming, Policing and Child Protection in a Multi-Media World

    By Elena Martellozzo

    Online Child Sexual Abuse: Grooming, Policing and Child Protection in a Multi-Media World addresses the complex, multi-faceted and, at times, counter-intuitive relationships between online grooming behaviours, risk assessment, police practices, and the actual danger of subsequent abuse in...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Criminal Investigation of Sex Trafficking in America

    By Leonard Territo, Nataliya Glover

    Human trafficking is the third largest business for organized crime worldwide, next to illegal weapons trading and drugs. Written by well-respected criminal justice scholars, this book examines the criminal investigation of sex trafficking. Providing a multidisciplinary exploration of this topic,...

    Published October 31st 2013 by CRC Press

  9. Decision Point

    Real-Life Ethical Dilemmas in Law Enforcement

    By Jeffrey L. Green

    Exploring the concepts of ethics, morality, and decision-making for the law enforcement community, Decision Point: Real-Life Ethical Dilemmas in Law Enforcement offers an inside look at the difficult challenges officers confront every day as they face ethical decisions that could drastically alter...

    Published October 27th 2013 by CRC Press

  10. Evaluating Police Tactics

    An Empirical Assessment of Room Entry Techniques

    By J. Pete Blair, M. Hunter Martaindale

    The approach that should be used by law enforcement officers in order to safely and effectively enter a room is a point of contention among many police trainers. Based on five experiments conducted over a two-year period, Evaluating Police Tactics demonstrates that the conventional wisdom is not...

    Published October 19th 2013 by Routledge