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  • Einsatzkommandos an der unsichtbaren Frontby Thomas Auerbach

    Ch. Links Verlag 2012; US$ 9.07

    Hauptbeschreibung Das Ministerium für Staatssicherheit der DDR verfügte über eine besondere Diensteinheit, deren Aufgabe es war, bei Bedarf gegen Zielobjekte und wichtige Funktionsträger der Bundesrepublik Deutschland mit Terrorhandlungen vorzugehen. In geheimen Ausbildungsbasen wurden fast dreißig Jahre lang systematisch "tschekistische Einsatzgruppen"... more...

  • Das Wörterbuch der Staatssicherheitby Siegfried Suckut

    Ch. Links Verlag 2012; US$ 15.43

    Hauptbeschreibung Das "Wörterbuch der politisch-operativen Arbeit" des Ministeriums für Staatssicherheit gibt in komprimierter Form das Selbstverständnis des DDR-Geheimdienstes wieder. So prägnant wie sonst nirgendwo kann sich der Leser über das Weltbild der "Tschekisten der DDR" informieren und nachlesen, wie in martialischer Sprache Feindbilder... more...

  • The New World of Police Accountabilityby Samuel E. Walker

    SAGE Publications 2004; US$ 68.00

    "Walker is considered one of the country's foremost specialists on civilian review boards, and he strongly favors boards with investigative and subpoena powers, which are the subject of his book."         more...

  • How Cops Dieby Jody Kasper

    Charles C Thomas 2012; US$ 29.95

    The purpose of this unique book is to provide police officers and administrators with a simple and effective handbook to improve the safety of police employees. It is research-based and uses the most up-to-date statistics from the Department of Justice, the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, and the Uniform Crime Report. The first chapter... more...

  • Effective Police Managementby Harry More; Terry More

    Charles C Thomas 2012; US$ 38.95

    Law enforcement is increasingly aware of the need for performance-based management. Results are what count and programs are increasingly required to demonstrate that activities and programs are viable and worthy of budgetary support. This emphasizes the necessity of ensuring that the managerial processes foster accountability. To insure success it... more...

  • Policing Scotlandby Daniel Donnelly; Kenneth Scott

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 52.95

    This fully updated and expanded second edition of Policing Scotland takes account of recent developments in Scottish policing and criminal justice against the backdrop of a dynamic political landscape and looming fiscal constraints in public services. The book offers contributions from both academics and practitioners, and not only shows police... more...

  • Policing in an Age of Austerityby Graham Ellison; Mike Brogden

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 49.95

    Policing in an Age of Austerity uniquely examines the effects on one key public service: the state police of England and Wales. Focusing on the major cut-backs in its resources, both in material and in labour, it details the extent and effects of that drastic reduction in provision together with related matters in Scotland and Northern Ireland.... more...

  • Policing and Criminologyby Craig Paterson; Ed Pollock

    SAGE Publications 2011; US$ 30.00

    A comprehensive and accessible introduction to criminology for all those undertaking policing degrees. more...

  • Just Authority?by Jonathan Jackson; Ben Bradford; Betsy Stanko; Katrin Hohl

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 48.95

    What does it mean to trust the police? What makes the police legitimate in the eyes of the policed? What builds trust, legitimacy and cooperation, and what undermines the bond between police and the public? These questions are central to current debates concerning the relationship between the British police and the public it serves. Yet, in the context... more...

  • Governing Securityby Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar

    Stanford University Press 2013; US$ 29.95

    The impact of public law depends on how politicians secure control of public organizations, and how these organizations in turn are used to define national security. Governing Security explores this dynamic by investigating the surprising history of two major federal agencies that touch the lives of Americans every day: the Roosevelt-era Federal... more...