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  • Above the Lawby Skolnick Fyfe

    Free Press 2010; Not Available

    The now-famous videotape of the beating of Rodney King precipitated a national outcry against police violence. Skolnick and Fyfe, two of the nation's top experts on law enforcement, use the incident to introduce a revealing historical analysis of such violence and the extent of its survival in law enforcement today. more...

  • American Policeby Thomas A. Reppetto

    Enigma Books 2010; US$ 22.00

    The only book to trace the origins and development of the American police. more...

  • American Police, A History: 1945-2012by Thomas A. Reppetto

    Enigma Books 2012; US$ 23.00

    The only new history of the police forces in the U.S. since 1945. more...

  • American Volunteer Police: Mobilizing for Securityby Martin Alan Greenberg

    CRC Press 2014; US$ 79.95

    Overview of Volunteer Policing Introduction Mobilizing for Security The Early History of Volunteer Police Auxiliaries and Reserves: Volunteer Police Generalists Volunteer State Police The Federal Government and Volunteer Policing Special Issues in Volunteer Policing Non-Sworn Roles of Adults in Volunteer Policing Youth Involvement in Police... more...

  • The Area of Freedom, Security and Justice in the Enlarged Europeby Karen Henderson

    Palgrave Macmillan 2004; US$ 123.00

    The European Union is constantly changing, both in the number of countries it embraces and in policy areas where it plays a major role. The new millennium has witnessed two major changes in the EU's scope. On 1 May 2004, it enlarged to include ten new member states; and the new European Constitution defines providing citizens with an 'area of freedom,... more...

  • Armed Policeby Mike Waldren

    The History Press 2013; US$ 29.15

    A controversy raged over the increased use of firearms in London due to the increase in secuirty, because in the public mind, the hallmark of British security has always been unarmed policing. Here, former Head of the Metropolitan Police Firearms Unit, Mike Waldren, gives an insider's account of the change in Britain's policing. more...

  • Auf der Suche nach neuer Sicherheitby H. Peter Ohly; Jo Reichertz

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 49.95

    Die Terroranschläge in New York, Madrid und London gaben in fast allen westlich orientierten Staaten den symbolischen Katalysator ab, mit dem weitreichende Veränderungen der Politik der Inneren Sicherheit legitimiert wurden und immer noch werden. Der vorliegende Band nimmt dies zum Anlass, den Prozess der Herstellung Innerer Sicherheit in Deutschland... more...

  • Auf der Suche nach neuer Sicherheitby H. Peter Ohly; Jo Reichertz

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 69.99

    Die Terroranschläge in New York, Madrid und London gaben in fast allen westlich orientierten Staaten den symbolischen Katalysator ab, mit dem weitreichende Veränderungen der Politik der Inneren Sicherheit legitimiert wurden und immer noch werden. Der vorliegende Band nimmt dies zum Anlass, den Prozess der Herstellung Innerer Sicherheit in Deutschland... more...

  • Becoming New York's Finestby Andrew T. Darien

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 90.00

    After excluding women and African Americans from its ranks for most of its history, the New York City Police Department undertook an aggressive campaign of integration following World War II. This is the first comprehensive account of how and why the NYPD came to see integration as a highly coveted political tool, indispensable to policing. more...

  • Behind the Badgeby Andrew Faull

    Random House Struik 2010; US$ 6.00

    Every South African has a strong opinion on crime and policing, but most know very little about the lives and experiences of the average cop in the 185 000-strong South African Police Service. This book is composed of excerpts from interviews with current and former members of the service who, for the first time, share their personal experiences of... more...