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  • Effective Police Supervision Study Guideby Larry S. Miller; Michael C. Braswell

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 24.95

    Good police officers are often promoted into supervisory positions with little or no training for what makes a good manager. Effective Police Supervision provides readers with an understanding of the group behaviors and organizational dynamics necessary to understand the fundamentals of police administration. The Effective Police Supervision Study... more...

  • Effective Police Supervisionby Taylor and Francis

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 78.95

    Good police officers are often promoted into supervisory positions with little or no training for what makes a good manager. Effective Police Supervision is a core text used in college-level classes on supervisory practices in criminal justice. This popular book combines behavioral theory with case studies that allow the reader to identify and resolve... more...

  • The Police Managerby Egan K. Green; Ronald G. Lynch; Scott R. Lynch

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    The Police Manager gives practical, field-tested guidance to students and professionals who aspire to leadership roles in law enforcement, providing a comprehensive explanation of issues and challenges that they will face as police supervisors. The book is divided into four parts, covering historical and philosophical underpinnings, behavioral aspects... more...

  • The Complexities of Police Corruptionby Marilyn Corsianos

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2012; US$ 74.99

    The Complexities of Police Corruption provides a comprehensive examination of the role of gender as it relates to police corruption, crime control, and policing as an institution. The book examines different forms of corruption, police culture towards misconduct, corruption risks, and why significantly fewer women are involved in police abuses.... more...

  • Researching the Police in the 21st Centuryby James Gravelle; Colin Rogers

    Palgrave Macmillan 2014; US$ 40.00

    This unique collection explores the importance of undertaking police research, using a range of international examples from USA, UK and Germany. Focusing on practical challenges and difficulties, the volume offers solutions and reflections to assist in overcoming the barriers which might be encountered whilst carrying out research of this nature. more...

  • Report Writing for Criminal Justice Professionalsby Larry S. Miller; John T. Whitehead

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    The criminal justice process is dependent on accurate documentation. Criminal justice professionals can spend 50-75% of their time writing administrative and research reports. Report Writing for Criminal Justice Professionals, Fifth Edition provides practical guidance--with specific writing samples and guidelines--for providing strong reports. Much... more...

  • Community Policing in a Rural Settingby Quint Thurman; Edmund F. McGarrell

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 31.95

    The authors provide stepping stones for rural and small-town agencies to make the organizational changes needed for community policing to take hold. The book introduces the concept of community policing and its many benefits to the agencies and communities that adopt it. Important issues discussed include the challenge of organizational change, as... more...

  • Defensive Pistol Fundamentalsby Grant Cunningham

    F+W Media 2014; US$ 22.99 US$ 18.85

    Real skills for real people! Defensive Pistol Fundamentals helps you--the private citizen--learn the best, most efficient ways to defend your life, or the lives of your loved ones, with a legally carried pistol. Learn not only what you need to do, but why and how. Based on the latest research and quantum leaps in our understanding of how the... more...

  • Behind the Badgeby Sharon M. Freeman Clevenger; Laurence Miller; Bret A. Moore; Arthur Freeman

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 58.95

    This volume is the logical follow-up to the military treatment handbook: Living and Surviving in Harm?s Way . Sharon Freeman Clevenger, Laurence Miller, Bret Moore, and Arthur Freeman return with this dynamic handbook ideal for law enforcement agencies interested in the psychological health of their officers. Contributors include law enforcement... more...

  • Cops Under Fireby Larry McShane

    Regnery Publishing 2015; US$ 27.99

    Every day, thousands of police officers willingly put their lives in danger to uphold their pledge to protect and serve the public. Once respected for their dedication and professionalism, police officers are now used as scapegoatsthe victims of second guessing and racial issues. Allegations of excessive force and police brutality are rampant. Cases... more...