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- Charles C Thomas 2002; US$ 44.95
This is an important work that addresses a very timely issue: police stress and its treatment. Its authors both hold doctoral degrees in education and teach at the university level. In addition, both gentlemen have extensive experience treating police stress. The book begins by tracing the history of the treatment (or lack thereof) of police stress,... more...
- Charles C Thomas 2002; US$ 60.95
The majority of crimes occur during the hours of darkness, and fully two-thirds of all shooting incidents in which police officers on duty are killed take place during hours of diminished light. The goal of this unique book is to increase officers awareness that training in low-light and no-light conditions is necessary in order for them to prevail... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2002; US$ 165.00
Given widespread media attention to issues of crime and its prevention, police heroism, and new modes of police-community involvements, this international collection is timely. It is unique in examining ways in which police and citizens communicate across a range of contexts and problem areas. While much attention is afforded the critical roles of... more...
- Charles C Thomas 1990; US$ 41.95
In 1953, there were zero canine programs on any American police force. In 1989, there were more than 2,000 programs with over 7,000 police handler dog teams. In 1953, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police had the nation's only program with 20 teams but in 1989 there were 46 programs with 300 teams. These are dramatic program expansions. There have... more...
- Charles C Thomas 1999; US$ 41.95
There are two primary reasons why police auditing merits the attention of both practitioners and academicians. First, police auditing meets the need of police administrators to know about the economy, efficiency, and effectiveness of their operational programs. Second, police auditing provides an important tool for the public and its elected representatives... more...
- Charles C Thomas 1975; US$ 24.95
By William Dienstein, Fresno State College, Fresno, California. Narrative report writing is a skill and an art which requires both training and practice. This text will greatly simplify the task for the investigator who must put his findings in writing. Described in detail are requirements for a complete investigation , what to include, what to exclude,... more...
- Charles C Thomas 1978; US$ 69.95
By Alien Z. Gammage, California State University, Sacramento, California. With a Foreword by Paul B. Weston. This book is both comprehensive and current. It is written for police officers, students of police science, criminology and criminal justice, and all others who are interested in better reports. The introduction sets forth purposes, values and... more...
- Charles C Thomas 1972; US$ 19.95
By Sam D. Watson, Jr., Oklahoma City Police Department, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Here at last is a basic, step-by-step guide to the successful use of dogs in police service. Shown are now to enlist support and cooperation from public officials and citizens, legal aspects of a dog program, selection of andlers, transportation of dogs on duty, and public... more...
- Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2010; US$ 33.99
The author covers the entire history of policewomen in America since their initial promotion from desk jobs to patrol positions, and through the ranks from there. In only 40 years, women in police departments across the country have advanced with amazing speed to positions traditionally reserved for men. Many have gone on to become police chiefs, SWAT... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 59.95
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 skills and how these might vary according to the race,... more...