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  • Rural Disorder and Police Reform in Ireland, 1812-36by Galen Broeker

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 125.00

    In this book which was first published in 1970, author Galen Broeker traces the events of a crucial period in the struggle of the British government to bring law and order to rural Ireland. He demonstrates that throughout the forty years following the union a major challenge to government in Ireland was the sporadic violence that seemed endemic to... more...

  • Special Branchby Ray Wilson; Ian Adams

    Biteback Publishing 2015; US$ 28.99

    Initially tasked with combatting the threat of Irish republican terrorists in the reign of Queen Victoria, the Metropolitan Police Special Branch went on to play a major role in the defence of the realm for over 120 years. Over time, ‘the Branch’, as it came to be known, assumed a much wider role, and was held responsible for monitoring... more...

  • Our Enemies in Blueby Kristian Williams

    AK Press 2015; US$ 22.00

    An incriminating investigation into the domestic army that protects and serves the status quo. more...

  • Crime and Corruption at The Yardby David I. Woodland

    Pen and Sword 2015; US$ 17.99

    During David Woodland's 19 years' service with the Metropolitan Police, the 'thin blue line' came under intense pressure. In addition to the routine caseload of gang crime, murder and armed robbery, Irish terrorist groups launched a vicious and prolonged terror campaign.

The Author, a Detective Inspector in the Crime Intelligence... more...

  • Twentieth-Century Influences on Twenty-First-Century Policingby Jonathon A. Cooper

    Lexington Books 2015; US$ 79.99

    Twentieth-Century Influences on Twenty-First-Century Policing argues that to fully understand contemporary American policing, we must first understand its historical origins in the 1950s, ?60s, and ?70s. Such a historical grounding is further employed to consider where policing is heading now in the twenty-first century. more...

  • Police Encountersby Ilana Feldman

    Stanford University Press 2015; US$ 24.95

    Egypt came to govern Gaza as a result of a war, a failed effort to maintain Arab Palestine. Throughout the twenty years of its administration (1948?1967), Egyptian policing of Gaza concerned itself not only with crime and politics, but also with control of social and moral order. Through surveillance, interrogation, and a network of local informants,... more...

  • We Are The Copsby Michael Matthews

    Silvertail Books 2015; US$ 4.73

    We Are The Cops is an adrenalin-fuelled ride through the lives of America's police, told in the authentic voices of the cops themselves. The journey begins with the rookie's first day on the job, and moves through the heartbreak of officers dying in the line of duty, the bloody reality of policing savage gang wars, the devastating consequences of... more...

  • Police Cooperation in the European Union under the Treaty of Lisbonby Hartmut Aden

    Nomos Verlagsgesellschaft 2015; US$ 23.48

    Die Polizeikooperation in der EU war lange Zeit intergouvernemental organisiert. Durch den Vertrag von Lissabon (2009) ist sie mit der gemeinsamen Justiz- und Innenpolitik voll in die Europäische Union integriert worden. Was hat sich seither verändert, welche Probleme bestehen fort? Welche praktischen Auswirkungen haben die neuen Regeln... more...

  • Bloodstain Patternsby Anita Y. Wonder

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 125.00

    Bloodstain Patterns: Identification, Interpretation and Application combines material from Blood Dynamic s (2001) and Bloodstain Pattern Evidence (2007) with updated case work and scientific advances from medical and hard sciences. The text expands coverage of such areas as arterial damage pattern identification, staging of crime scenes, legal... more...

  • Critical Security and Chinese Politicsby Juha A. Vuori

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 135.00

    This book examines how critical approaches to security developed in Europe can be used to investigate a Chinese security issue - the case of the Falungong. The past few decades have produced a rich field of theoretical approaches to ?security? in Europe. In this book, the security-specific notions of securitization, the politics of insecurity,... more...