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Private Security and the Investigative Process, Fourth Edition

4th Edition

Charles P. Nemeth
September 11, 2019

Private Security and the Investigative Process, Fourth Edition is fully updated and continues to provide complete coverage of the investigative process for private investigations by both individuals and in corporate security environments. This edition covers emerging technology, revised legal and...

Volunteer Police, Choosing to Serve: Exploring, Comparing, and Assessing Volunteer Policing in the United States and the United Kingdom

1st Edition

Ross Wolf, Carol Borland Jones
September 05, 2019

Volunteer Police, Choosing to Serve provides an in-depth comparison between volunteer policing in the United States and in the United Kingdom, and explores the shared past and similar—yet sometimes divergent—evolution of special constables, auxiliaries, and reserves. It discusses the...

Briefs of Leading Cases in Law Enforcement

10th Edition

Rolando V. del Carmen, Jeffery T. Walker
August 12, 2019

Briefs of Leading Cases in Law Enforcement, Tenth Edition, offers extensive updates on the leading Supreme Court cases impacting law enforcement in the United States, creating a must-have reference for police officers to stay up-to-date and have a strong understanding of the law and their function...

Routledge Handbook of South Asian Criminology

1st Edition

K. Jaishankar
August 08, 2019

Although the literature and cultural practices of the South Asian region demonstrate a rich understanding of criminology, this handbook is the first to focus on crime, criminal justice, and victimization in Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. South...

Why Don't We Defend Better?: Data Breaches, Risk Management, and Public Policy

1st Edition

Robert H. Sloan, Richard Warner
July 15, 2019

The wave of data breaches raises two pressing questions: Why don’t we defend our networks better? And, what practical incentives can we create to improve our defenses? Why Don't We Defend Better?: Data Breaches, Risk Management, and Public Policy answers those questions. It distinguishes three...

Casino and Gaming Resort Investigations

1st Edition

Derk J. Boss, Alan W. Zajic
June 28, 2019

Casino and Gaming Resort Investigations addresses the continued and growing need for gaming security professionals to properly and successfully investigate the increasing and unique types of crime they will face in their careers. As the gaming industry has grown, so has the need for competent and...

Policing America's Educational Systems

1st Edition

John Harrison Watts
June 24, 2019

Policing America’s Educational Systems, edited by John Harrison Watts, describes methods of policing modern educational settings, covering both K-12 public school and public or private colleges and universities. Using topical examples, subject-matter experts introduce the history of policing in...

Homegrown Violent Extremism

1st Edition

Erroll Southers
June 13, 2019

In the country’s changing threat environment, homegrown violent extremism (HVE) represents the next challenge in counterterrorism. Security and public policy expert Erroll Southers examines post-9/11 HVE – what it is, the conditions enabling its existence, and the community-based approaches that...

Expert Bytes: Computer Expertise in Forensic Documents - Players, Needs, Resources and Pitfalls

1st Edition

Vlad Atanasiu
June 12, 2019

Expert Bytes: Computer Expertise in Forensic Documents — Players, Needs, Resources and Pitfalls —introduces computer scientists and forensic document examiners to the computer expertise of forensic documents and assists them with the design of research projects in this interdisciplinary field....

Effective Expert Witnessing, Fourth Edition: Practices for the 21st Century

4th Edition

Jack V. Matson, Suha F. Daou, Jeffrey G. Soper
June 12, 2019

First Published in 2004: Effective Expert Witnessing, Fourth Edition broadens the scope of previous editions by featuring case studies and examples from a wide range of disciplines including psychology, medicine, forensics, toxicology, engineering, and environmental science. It presents legal...

Gang Injunctions and Abatement: Using Civil Remedies to Curb Gang-Related Crimes

1st Edition

Matthew D. O'Deane
June 10, 2019

As gang violence continues to rise across the country and the world, police departments, prosecutors, and community members are seeking new methods to reduce the spread of gang-related criminal activity. Civil gang injunctions have become a growing feature of crime control programs in several...

Introduction to Data Analysis with R for Forensic Scientists

1st Edition

James Michael Curran
June 07, 2019

Statistical methods provide a logical, coherent framework in which data from experimental science can be analyzed. However, many researchers lack the statistical skills or resources that would allow them to explore their data to its full potential. Introduction to Data Analysis with R for Forensic...