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  • Five Foot and Fearless: A woman on the front line in New Zealand's ArmedOffenders Squadby Liz Williams

    Penguin Books Ltd 2012; Not Available

    'I don't think I can actually remember a time in policing when I didn't want to join the Armed Offenders Squad. My early reasons for joining probably weren't the purest, though &- I just thought they looked really cool.' Five Foot and Fearless is the inspiring story of Liz Williams, a police officer and mum of one, who desperately wanted to be part... more...

  • Counter-Terrorism Networks in the European Unionby Claudia Hillebrand

    Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 99.99

    Counter-Terrorism Networks in the European Union: Maintaining Democratic Legitimacy after 9/11 presents a model of democratic legitimacy for within international counter-terrorism co-operation. Exploring the current practices of European Union (EU) counter-terrorism policing, developed after 9/11, it highlights the current significant challenges to... more...

  • Hidden stories of the Stephen Lawrence inquiryby Richard Stone

    Policy Press 2013; US$ 28.95

    This unique book provides an insider's view of the seminal inquiry into Stephen Lawrence's murder. This accessible and engaging book includes analysis of hitherto inaccessible transcripts, and shows how the Inquiry was undermined to the point of failure to produce the desired results. more...

  • Blackstone's Police Operational Handbookby Clive Harfield

    Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 59.99

    Blackstone's Police Operational Handbook: Practice and Procedure is a companion volume to the successful Blackstone's Police Operational Handbook: Law. Offering guidance on good practice in core policing areas, it draws together practical advice across a wide range of police duties. With extracts and explanations of official policy and guidance,... more...

  • Blackstone's Handbook of Ports & Border Securityby Andrew Staniforth; Police National Legal Database; Clive Walker

    Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 53.99

    Blackstone's Handbook of Ports & Border Security is a practical, portable handbook for police officers and other professionals concerned with security and crime prevention at all UK ports and borders. Over the past decade, significant legislative and operational changes have been introduced to strengthen British borders against international organized... more...

  • Just Emotionsby Meredith Rossner

    Oxford University Press 2013; US$ 98.99

    Even as restorative justice has captured the attention of justice practitioners, academics and communities worldwide and most research suggests that it has the potential to repair the harm of a criminal offense and reduce offending, there is also evidence that it can have no effect or even make things worse. Just Emotions: Rituals of Restorative Justice... more...

  • Policewomenby Kerry Segrave

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2014; US$ 45.00

    This book examines the history of policewomen from 1880 to 2012, particularly in the United States. It looks at the problems women had being accepted into the male police establishment and at the harassment and discrimination they often suffered from male officers. For women in policing there were three distinct phases. First was acceptance into forces... more...

  • Army Biometric Applicationsby John D. Woodward; Katharine W. Webb; Elaine M. Newton; Melissa Bradley; David Rubenson

    RAND Corporation 2001; US$ 9.95

    Every human possesses virtually infallible forms of identification. Known as biometrics, examples include fingerprints. The US Army has undertaken an assessment of how it can use biometrics to improve security, efficiency and convenience. This report examines the sociocultural concerns that arise. more...

  • Racism and Anti-racism in Footballby Jon Garland; Michael Rowe

    Palgrave Macmillan 2001; US$ 48.00

    This book explores the key issues of racism, anti-racism and identity in British football. It relates the history of black players in the game, analyses the racism they have experienced, and evaluates the efficacy of anti-racist campaigns. The efficacy of the policing of racism is also assessed. The nationalism and xenophobia evident in much of the... more...

  • Theory of World Securityby Ken Booth

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 34.00

    A radical and original theory of security for our times, first published in 2007. more...