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- Random House Publishing Group 2009; US$ 7.99
Invisible Darkness is the story of one of the more bizarre cases in recent memory--killings so sensational that they prompted the Canadian government, in the interests of justice, to silence its national press and to lock foreign journalists out of the courts. To all appearances, Paul and Karla Bernardo had a fairytale marriage--beautiful working-class... more...
- Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2009; US$ 199.00
This e-book brings together the perspectives of financial firms, law enforcement agencies and academics on the issues facing authorities tackling criminal financial activity in Europe. Areas covered include looking at the costs and effectiveness of implementing anti-money laundering regulations, the threat of anti-money laundering actions to organised... more...
- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 7.99
Not Lost Forever is Carmina Salcido?s remarkable story of survival and healing following the 1986 murderous rampage by her father, Mexican immigrant Ramon Salcido in the wine country of Sonoma Valley, California. Left for dead at three years old?her throat brutally slashed?Carmina miraculously survived what is widely considered one of California?s... more...
- Saddleback Publishing 2010; US$ 11.95
Brusting with facts, these books will truly enthrall struggling readers. Non-fiction titles cover high-interest topics both creepy and utterly terrifying. Each title is thoroughly research and includes an introduction, five chapters, an epilogue, glossary, and index. On the scene photography captures students' imagination and spurs further reading. more...
- Infobase Publishing 2003; US$ 102.00
This reference offers a comprehensive survey of how the underworld takes advantage of new technologies, tools and techniques and adapts them for nefarious purposes. It also looks at how the authorities fight back, prevent crime and capture criminals. more...
- Encounter Books 2007; US$ 17.95
It has been called the most dangerous gang in American history. In Los Angeles alone it is responsible for over 100 homicides per year. Although it has fewer than 300 members, it controls a 40,000-strong street army that is eager to advance its agenda. It waves the flag of the Black Hand and its business is murder. Although known on the streets for... more...
- Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 102.00
From the first incident of petty theft to modern media piracy, crime and punishment have been a part of every society. However, the structure and values of a particular society shape both the incidences of crime and the punishment of criminals. When the United States became an independent nation, politicians and civilians began the process of deciding... more...
- Steerforth Press 2010; US$ 14.95
The almost unbelievable story of endemic corruption, and the official condoning by the FBI of violent crimes committed by James ?Whitey? Bulger and his South Boston Irish mob, entered a new chapter with Bulger?s arrest in California. For decades the FBI let Bulger get away with murder, protecting him from prosecution for crimes it knew he had committed... more...
- Edward Elgar Publishing 2010; US$ 60.00
While few economists analyzed criminal behaviour and the criminal justice process before Gary Becker's seminal 1968 paper, an enormous body of economic research on crime has since been produced. This insightful and comprehensive Handbook reviews and extends much of this important resulting research. The Handbook on the Economics of Crime provides... more...