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- Charles C Thomas 2009; US$ 40.95
Training Strategies for Crisis and Hostage Negotiations was written for trainers who are tasked with providing role play: scenario-driven training that is challenging, novel, interesting, varied, and motivating. A trainer may play a larger role as leader, expert, teacher, coordinator, planner, facilitator, resource manager/librarian, observer/evaluator,... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2007; US$ 199.00
There have been few independent field studies on the safety and performance of Conducted Energy Devices (CEDs) and other less-lethal devices. Such studies are critical for informing the public debate regarding the appropriateness of these technologies for law enforcement and for the development of sound law enforcement policies to guide their proper... more...
- VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2007; US$ 59.99
IX Einleitung In der aktuellen sicherheitspolitischen Diskussion überschlagen sich seit den Terroranschlägen des 11. September 2001 die Vorschläge seitens der Politik, wie Sicherheit gewährleistet werden kann. Es werden zum Teil drastische Maßn- men empfohlen und auf den Gesetzesweg gebracht, die gravierende Auswirk- gen auf das rechtsstaatliche und... more...
- Transworld 2012; US$ 9.86
What would you do if you owed $20,000? Would you: a) Not tell your parents? b) Stop colouring your hair, having pedicures and buying Gucci? c) Start your own website that asks for money without apology? If you were Karyn Bosnak, you'd do all three... In New York for the first time, with the dream job and the smart flat, Karyn starts spending...and... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 62.95
Run a safe and successful crisis negotiationfrom start to finish! The Elements of Police Hostage and Crisis Negotiations: Critical Incidents and How to Respond to Them reduces the negotiation procedures for hostage, barricaded, and suicide incidents to their basic elements, providing quick and easy access to the information you need-from the initial... more...
- Charles C Thomas 1977; US$ 14.95
This timely volume offers law enforcement personnel a comprehensive overview of the taking of hostages, a problem that is reaching epidemic proportions in this country and around the world. Designed for police departments of all sizes and descriptions, it suggests methods of approach to a dynamic, emotionally charged life-and-death situation. The author... more...
- Potomac Books 2011; US$ 27.50
Gun ownership has long been a hot-button topic in the United States, and the National Rifle Association has the reputation of being an organization of primarily politically conservative members. American Shooter provides a unique look at gun ownership, handgun bans, shooting sports, and the controversy over how to interpret the Second Amendment... more...
- Oxford University Press 2004; US$ 32.99 US$ 28.37
Frequenting gun shops and shooting ranges, and devoting particular attention to those whose interest in weaponry extends beyond the casual, Abigail A. Kohn captures in finegrained and often entertaining, yet always humane, detail how gun owners actually think and feel about their guns. Through her conversations--with cowboy action shooters at a regional... more...