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Criminology

  • Hard Roadby Peter Edwards

    Random House of Canada 2017; US$ 27.50

    The spiritual godfather of Canadian bikers tells the story of his fascinating life. You could call Bernie Guindon the Sonny Barger of Canadian bikers (but not to his face). The founder of Satan's Choice, Guindon led what was in the 1960s the second-largest biker club in the world (after the Hells Angels, which Bernie would join briefly in the early... more...

  • Kingpinby Richard Stratton

    Arcade Publishing 2017; US$ 25.99

    This fast-paced sequel to Smuggler's Blues is a harrowing and at times comical journey through the criminal justice system at the height of America's War on Plants. Captured in the lobby of the Sheraton Senator Hotel at LAX following a fifteen-year run smuggling marijuana and hashish as part of the hippie mafia, Richard Stratton began a new journey.... more...

  • Getting Toughby Julilly Kohler-Hausmann

    Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 35.00 US$ 31.85

    The politics and policies that led to America's expansion of the penal system and reduction of welfare programs In 1970s America, politicians began "getting tough" on drugs, crime, and welfare. These campaigns helped expand the nation's penal system, discredit welfare programs, and cast blame for the era's social upheaval on racialized deviants... more...

  • The Grim Sleeperby Christine Pelisek

    Counterpoint 2017; US$ 26.00

    Christine Pelisek petite, blonde, Canadian seems the least likely reporter to have broken the story on the longest running serial killer west of the Mississippi. But in 2008 she did just that with her cover story for LA Weekly , shedding light on a suspected killer of women in South Central Los Angeles who had been active since the 1980s. Dubbing... more...

  • Sometimes Amazing Things Happenby Elizabeth Ford

    Regan Arts. 2017; US$ 27.95

    From the Executive Director of Mental Health for Correctional Services in New York City, comes a revelatory and deeply compassionate memoir that takes readers inside Bellevue, and brings to life the world?the system, the staff, and the haunting cases?that shaped one young psychiatrist as she learned how to doctor and how to love.  Elizabeth Ford... more...

  • The Black Handby Stephan Talty

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017; US$ 25.51

    The gripping true story of the origins of the mafia in America?and the heroic Italian-born detective in New York City who devoted his life to putting a stop to it more...

  • Advances in Evidence-Based Policingby Johannes Knutsson; Lisa Tompson

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 54.95

    The evidence-based policing (EBP) movement has intensified in many countries around the world in recent years, resulting in a proliferation of policies and infrastructure to support such a transformation. This movement has come to be associated with particular methods of evaluation and systematic review, which have been drawn from what is assumed... more...

  • Routledge Handbook on Victims' Issues in Criminal Justiceby Cliff Roberson

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 64.95

    The Routledge Handbook on Victims? Issues in Criminal Justice is a comprehensive and authoritative handbook on current issues, with a distinctive emphasis on the delivery of suitable and effective services. The editor provides an introduction and conclusion to the handbook, synthesizing original contributions from current leaders in the field, surveying... more...

  • The Criminal?Terror Nexus in Chechnyaby Jeff Meyers

    Lexington Books 2017; US$ 99.99

    This study examines a number of Chechen groups? links to criminality and terrorism. It analyzes the role of Soviet and Russian policies in the region, investigates the influence of Islam, and provides comparisons to international crime and terror organizations. more...

  • Peace Insideby Sam Settle; Benjamin Zephaniah; Pollyanna Morgan

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2017; US$ 18.95

    In this inspiring true story of how inner strength and kindness can overcome adversity, prison inmates share how meditation changed their lives. With intimate letters between prisoners and charity workers from the Prison Phoenix Trust, it is beautifully illustrated and includes a simple beginner's guide to meditation. more...