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Criminal Law

  • Protection, Security, and Safeguardsby

    Taylor and Francis 2000; US$ 125.95

    Our need for security has not waned since the dawn of civilization - it has only increased and become more complicated. Protection, Security, and Safeguards: Practical Approaches and Perspectives draws on the security prowess of former secret service agents and other notable security professionals as the authors touch on nearly every facet of the industry.... more...

  • Crime and the Justice System in Americaby GORDON ARMSTRONG; FRANK SCHMALLEGER

    ABC-CLIO 1997; US$ 155.00

    An inter-disciplinary survey of crime and violence in America with historical perspective, but primary entry emphasis focused on the 20th century. Addressing specifically the period from 1960 to the present, this reference also projects into the 21st century with contemporary terminology covering aspects of violent crime, DNA evidence, terrorism, riots,... more...

  • Dispatches from Juvenile Hallby John Aarons; Lisa Smith; Linda Wagner

    Penguin Group US 2009; US$ 15.00

    A revolutionary book that offers a fresh, bold approach to confronting the juvenile crime epidemic With the rise of violent crimes committed by teenagers in recent years, heated discussion has arisen over the societal factors that lead to juvenile criminality and the ways that public institutions are failing to curtail them. Now a team of experts with... more...

  • The Borders of Punishmentby Katja Franko Aas; Mary Bosworth

    Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 109.99

    The Borders of Punishment: Migration, Citizenship, and Social Exclusion critically assesses the relationship between immigration control, citizenship, and criminal justice. It reflects on the theoretical and methodological challenges posed by mass mobility and its control and for the first time, sets out a particular sub-field within criminology, the... more...

  • Extradition to and from the United States 2010by Michael Abbell

    BRILL 2010; US$ 249.00

    As recently as the early 1970s, the United States typically made and received only 40 requests for international extradition per year. As the world has become "flatter", there has been a concomitant explosion in transnational criminal activity to which the United States has had to respond. In 2008 alone, 589 people were extradited to it and... more...

  • Prisoners of the international communityby Denis Abels

    Springer 2012; US$ 279.00

    Little has been written about the legal position and conditions of detention of persons detained by international criminal tribunals, particularly as regards their internal legal position (their rights and duties inside the remand facility). The primary purpose of this book is to set out the law governing the detention of persons detained under the... more...

  • The Genocide Conventionby Hirad Abtahi; Philippa Webb

    BRILL 2008; US$ 574.00

    Gathers together the records of the multitude of meetings which, in the context of the newly established United Nations, led to the adoption of the Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide on 9 December 1948. This work enables academics and practitioners an access to the Genocide Convention's travaux preparatoires. more...

  • EU Security and Justice Lawby Diego Acosta Arcarazo; Cian C. Murphy

    Hart Publishing Limited 2013; US$ 90.00

    This volume brings together a range of leading scholars, as well as some of the most interesting new voices in the debate, to examine the state of EU security and justice law after the Lisbon Treaty and the Stockholm Programme. more...

  • Cold Casesby James M. Adcock; Sarah L. Stein

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 99.95

    Most agencies do little cold-case work due to tenuous funding, low success rates, and inconsistent access to databases. Written by experts who conduct training and consulting worldwide, this text enables police and public safety agencies?whether large or small, domestic or international?to more easily get these cases to court. It provides readers... more...

  • Cold Casesby James M. Adcock; Sarah L. Stein

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 104.95

    Nearly 185,000 homicides since 1980 remain unsolved, yet with limited staff and resources, it is no surprise that law enforcement units place the bulk of their efforts on current cases where victims? family members and the media demand answers. Cold Cases: An Evaluation Model with Follow-up Strategies for Investigators provides a comprehensive... more...