Forensics & Criminal Justice

Security Management

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Criminal Enterprise Investigation

1st Edition

Thomas A. Trier
August 29, 2016

Many cities, towns, and municipalities across the United States have criminal organizations operating within their jurisdictions. This book gives the investigator a guide to probing, evaluating, and analyzing local criminal organizations, with the goal of disrupting and dismantling criminal...

Delivering Police Services Effectively

1st Edition

Garth den Heyer
August 19, 2016

This book addresses the various strategies that are available to police management, such as consolidation, regionalization, and amalgamation of police agencies; new public management (NPM); enhanced performance management; civilianization; and organizational restructuring. It fills the gap in the...

Managing Crises Overseas

1st Edition

Scott Alan Ast
August 15, 2016

The book examines crisis management for operations located outside of a corporation’s normal confines, particularly in regions which might be overtly threatening or hostile to multinational corporations and their people and assets overseas. Outlining proper operating procedures, planning,...

Police Use of Force: Important Issues Facing the Police and the Communities They Serve

1st Edition

Michael J. Palmiotto
August 12, 2016

Police use of force has been a major concern for police departments and citizens in the United States since the 1840s, when police first started carrying guns. Starting with a historical introduction, Police Use of Force presents readers with critical and timely issues facing police and the...

Handbook of SCADA/Control Systems Security

2nd Edition

Robert Radvanovsky, Jacob Brodsky
May 10, 2016

This comprehensive handbook covers fundamental security concepts, methodologies, and relevant information pertaining to supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) and other industrial control systems used in utility and industrial facilities worldwide. A community-based effort, it collects...

Tradecraft Primer: A Framework for Aspiring Interrogators

1st Edition

Paul Charles Topalian
March 29, 2016

Tradecraft Primer: A Framework for Aspiring Interrogators is a timely and relevant reference manual for a new generation of professionals as we enter a new era in our nation’s interrogation programs. A must-read for anyone thinking of entering the interrogation profession, whether in law...

Threat Assessment and Management Strategies: Identifying the Howlers and Hunters, Second Edition

2nd Edition

Frederick S. Calhoun, Stephen W. Weston, J.D.
February 25, 2016

The field of threat assessment and the research surrounding it have exploded since the first edition of Threat Assessment and Management Strategies: Identifying the Howlers and Hunters. To reflect those changes, this second edition contains more than 100 new pages of material, including several new...

State Fragility Around the World: Fractured Justice and Fierce Reprisal

1st Edition

Laurie A. Gould, Matthew Pate
February 24, 2016

Failed and fragile states often govern through the criminalization of otherwise inconsequential or tolerated acts. These weak states also frequently use kidnapping, murder, and other violent or oppressive tactics to maintain order and stay in power. State Fragility Around the World: Fractured...

Sensitive Security Information, Certified® (SSI) Body of Knowledge

1st Edition

American Board for Certification in Homeland Security
February 24, 2016

Sensitive security information (SSI) is a category of sensitive but unclassified information under the United States government's information sharing and control rules. SSI plays a crucial role in all types of security. It is information obtained in the conduct of security activities which, if...

Introduction to Criminal Justice Information Systems

1st Edition

Ralph Ioimo
February 19, 2016

The proliferation of information systems throughout the criminal justice system has prompted many universities supporting criminal justice programs to add criminal justice information systems technology to their curriculums. Several universities have gone so far as to hire professors with...

New Developments in Biological and Chemical Terrorism Countermeasures

1st Edition

Ronald J. Kendall, Steven M. Presley, Seshadri S. Ramkumar
February 17, 2016

A science-based text, New Developments in Biological and Chemical Terrorism Countermeasures presents research that addresses the growing threat of chemical and biological terrorism as well as the need for improvements in the implementation of countermeasures. This new textbook building upon...

Introduction to Executive Protection

3rd Edition

Dale L. June
December 01, 2015

At a time when personal security risks are on the rise internationally, Introduction to Executive Protection, Third Edition takes readers beyond "the wizard’s curtain" of fear, unawareness, and surprise to give them the tools to sharpen or renew their skills so those they are tasked with...