The Leading eBooks Store Online

3,812,032 members ⚫ 1,249,629 ebooks

New to

Learn more
Browse our categories
  • Bestsellers - This Week
  • Foreign Language Study
  • Pets
  • Bestsellers - Last 6 months
  • Games
  • Philosophy
  • Archaeology
  • Gardening
  • Photography
  • Architecture
  • Graphic Books
  • Poetry
  • Art
  • Health & Fitness
  • Political Science
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Psychology & Psychiatry
  • Body Mind & Spirit
  • House & Home
  • Reference
  • Business & Economics
  • Humor
  • Religion
  • Children's & Young Adult Fiction
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Romance
  • Computers
  • Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Science
  • Crafts & Hobbies
  • Law
  • Science Fiction
  • Current Events
  • Literary Collections
  • Self-Help
  • Drama
  • Literary Criticism
  • Sex
  • Education
  • Literary Fiction
  • Social Science
  • The Environment
  • Mathematics
  • Sports & Recreation
  • Family & Relationships
  • Media
  • Study Aids
  • Fantasy
  • Medical
  • Technology
  • Fiction
  • Music
  • Transportation
  • Folklore & Mythology
  • Nature
  • Travel
  • Food and Wine
  • Performing Arts
  • True Crime
  • Foreign Language Books

Most popular at the top

  • Firearms Instructor's Manualby R. E. Parham

    Charles C Thomas 1999; US$ 26.95

    This manual has been written with the Law Enforcement Firearms Instructor in mind. It is an attempt to save the instructor time by furnishing already prepared outlines that cover most of the subject currently taught by and to law enforcement personnel. The purpose of the manual is twofold: First, it can be used by current firearms instructors as a... more...

  • Verbal Judoby George Thompson

    Charles C Thomas 1983; US$ 27.95

    This book will help police officers and other contact professionals develop verbal strategies that can transform potentially explosive encounters into positive resolutions. It addresses the most difficult problems of the street encounter where quick thinking and spontaneous verbal response often make the difference between life and death. The author... more...

  • SWAT Madness and the Militarization of the American Police: A National Dilemmaby Jim Fisher

    ABC-CLIO 2010; US$ 49.00

    In the United States, military-style police enforcement is fast becoming the norm?even the smallest police departments now field costly SWAT units. While the fact that police forces have increased capabilities to deal with urgent or dangerous situations may seem positive, this type of aggressive response is problematic; court settlements regarding... more...

  • What is Policing?by P.A.J Waddington; Martin Wright

    SAGE Publications 2010; US$ 25.00

    An essential introduction to policing for all students undertaking policing related degrees. more...

  • Interactive Exercises for the Police Recruit Assessment Processby Richard Malthouse; Jodi Roffey-Barentsen; Peter Kennard

    SAGE Publications 2009; US$ 22.00

    A practical and accessible guide to the Interactive Exercise part of the Police Recruit Assessment Process. more...

  • Written in Bloodby Richard F. Selcer; Kevin S. Foster

    University of North Texas Press 2010; US$ 15.96

    In 2009 Fort Worth unveiled an elaborate, million-dollar memorial to its fallen police and firefighters going all the way back to the city?s beginnings in 1873. Fifty-eight of the ninety-five names on the memorial were policemen. Written in Blood is a more inclusive version of that idea because it covers more than just members of the Fort Worth Police... more...

  • American Policeby Thomas A. Reppetto

    Enigma Books 2010; US$ 21.99

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

  • Grenzsicherungspolitikby Monika Eigmüller

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2007; US$ 15.38

    Die Bildung, Etablierung und Sicherung der Europäischen Außengrenze genießt Priorität auf der europäischen politischen Agenda. Und auch in der Wissenschaft und Öffentlichkeit sind Grenzen und grenzüberschreitende Prozesse zu einem vielbeachteten Thema avanciert. Dabei fehlt jedoch eine empirisch fundierte, theoretische Fassung des Grenzphänomens. Monika... more...

  • Diversity in Uniform?by Sonja Dudek

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 18.09

    Die Polizeiführung bemüht sich seit geraumer Zeit um die Einstellung von Menschen mit Migrationshintergrund und um eine Erhöhung des Frauenanteils in den eigenen Reihen. Dies führt ? zumindest in Bezug auf Geschlecht ? zu einem rapiden Wandel in der Zusammensetzung des Personals. Sonja M. Dudek untersucht, wie Polizistinnen und Polizisten organisationsinterne... more...

  • Auf der Suche nach neuer Sicherheitby Hans-Jürgen Lange; H. Peter Ohly; Jo Reichertz

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2009; US$ 15.38

    Hans-Jürgen Lange, H. Peter Ohly, Jo Reichertz Am 11. September 2001 stürzten in New York zwei Türme ein. Mit dem Kollaps der Twin - wers bekam die Sicherheitsarchitektur mancher westlicher Länder Risse. Das führte in vielen Ländern des Westens dazu, dass das gesamte Konzept der Inneren Sicherheit neu überdacht und überarbeitet wurde. Auch wenn 9/11... more...