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  • Police Traumaby John Violanti; Douglas Paton

    Charles C Thomas 1999; US$ 61.95

    The police fight a different kind of war, and the enemy is the police officerís own civilian population: those who engage in crime, social indignity, and inhumane treatment of others. The result for the police officer is both physical and psychological battering, occasionally culminating in the officer sacrificing his or her life to protect others.... more...

  • Scientific Protocols for Forensic Examination of Clothingby Jane Moira Taupin; Chesterene Cwiklik

    CRC Press 2010; US$ 146.95

    Protocols, Procedures, and Philosophy The Importance of Clothing Examination Clothing a "Crime Scene" Multiple Hypotheses, Alternative Explanations The Origin of Evidence Searching for Evidence and the Screening Effect Checklists, Guidelines, and Protocols Nonprescriptive Holistic Approach Preliminary Inquiries Focus of the Examination... more...

  • Police Education and Training in a Global Societyby Dilip K. Das; Peter C. Kratcoski

    Lexington Books 2007; US$ 54.99

    Police officers working in the 21st century must not only possess vast technical knowledge, but also be able to respond with logic and reason when under pressure. Producing a highly professional police officer requires the right combination of formal education and technical training.Police Education and Training in a Global Society explores the similarities... more...

  • U.S. Marshalsby Michael Newton

    Infobase Publishing 2011; US$ 42.00

    U.S. Marshals traces the history of this pioneering national police force, examining its purpose, duties, and tactics in detail. Key topics covered include:. -U.S. Marshals duties. -Creation of the U.S. Marshals. -Counterfeiting. -Witness Security Program. -Keeping order in the courts. -Federal fugitives. -Wartime operations. -Marshals killed in the... more...

  • Forensic Science Experimentsby Aviva Ebner

    Infobase Publishing 2011; US$ 35.00

    Forensic Science Experiments is designed to provide a comprehensive overview of the types of scientific inquiry that might be conducted in the course of an investigation. From developing fingerprints to analyzing soil, hair, and powder, the experiments in this new volume will allow students to take the lead in the investigations. With easy-to-follow... more...

  • New York Police Departmentby Colin Evans

    Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 35.00

    New York Police Department illustrates the colorful history and expansion of the Big Apple's law enforcement agency, highlighting duties, crime-fighting technology and equipment, and noteworthy investigations. Key topics covered include:. -Black Hand gangs. -Noteworthy NYPD officers. -Fingerprint identification. -NYPD corruption and brutality.... more...

  • Investigative Interviewingby Becky Milne

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2011; US$ 199.00

    This e-book explores the role of forensic psychology in the development of investigative interviewing. The aim is to examine the application of theory and research on investigative interviewing to real life practice. more...

  • 1964 - 2004: Vierzig Jahre Kinder- und Jugendarbeit in Deutschlandby Werner Lindner

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2007; US$ 39.95

    Vierzig Jahre nach dem programmatischen Sammelwerk "Was ist Jugendarbeit?" treffen damalige Initiatoren der Kinder- und Jugendarbeit in Deutschland auf jene, die sich gegenwärtig um neue Konzepte des sich verändernden Handlungsfelds bemühen. Im Rahmen einer Denkwerkstatt haben VertreterInnen der Jugendarbeit aus Wissenschaft, Ausbildung, Forschung... more...

  • Polizei und Politische Bildungby

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2008; US$ 59.99

    Nach der Erfahrung des terroristischen Gebrauchs von Polizeigewalt im nationalsozialistischen Regime und nach den Erfahrungen und Belastungen der protestbewegten Jahre zwischen 1960 und 1980 ist der Autoritätsanspruch der Polizei kommunikativ trainiert und geglättet. Was hat die Veränderungen im Selbstverständnis und Verhaltensrepertoire der Polizei... more...

  • Polizei und Fremde - Fremde in der Polizeiby

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 69.99

    "Fremde" oder ethnische Minderheiten und das Verhalten der Polizei ihnen gegenüber ist Gegenstand schon langjähriger Diskussion. Der Tagungsband, der auf eine Tagung an der Deutschen Hochschule der Polizei zurückgeht, stellt den bisherigen Forschungsstand dar und gibt Ausblicke auch auf zukünftige Entwicklungen. more...