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  • Stop and Searchby Rebekah Delsol; Michael Shiner

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 100.00

    This book reviews the key controversies surrounding the police power to stop and search members of the public. It explores the history and development of these powers, assesses their effectiveness in tackling crime and their impact on public trust and confidence as well as on-going attempts at regulation and reform. more...

  • Private Security Companiesby Oldrich Bure?

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 90.00

    This study presents an intriguing analysis of the impact of private security companies' practices upon the fields of security and politics in the Czech Republic. more...

  • Policing Integrationby Chris Giacomantonio

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 95.00

    Policing Integration critically examines coordination work between police officers and agencies. It presents important theoretical principles and empirical evidence drawn from extensive fieldwork in a multi-jurisdictional environment, revealing how and why police choose to work across boundaries or create barriers between one another. more...

  • Private Security Companiesby Oldrich Bure?

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 90.00

    This study presents an intriguing analysis of the impact of private security companies' practices upon the fields of security and politics in the Czech Republic. more...

  • Policing Integrationby Chris Giacomantonio

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 95.00

    Policing Integration critically examines coordination work between police officers and agencies. It presents important theoretical principles and empirical evidence drawn from extensive fieldwork in a multi-jurisdictional environment, revealing how and why police choose to work across boundaries or create barriers between one another. more...

  • Identifying Ignitable Liquids in Fire Debrisby Jeanet Hendrikse; Michiel Grutters; Frank Schäfer

    Elsevier Science 2015; US$ 39.95

    Identifying Ignitable Liquids in Fire Debris: A Guideline for Forensic Experts discusses and illustrates the characteristics of different ignitable liquid products. This guideline builds on the minimum criteria of the ignitable liquid classes defined in the internationally accepted standard ASTM E1618 Standard Test Method for Ignitable Liquid Residues... more...

  • Police, Race and Culture in the 'New Ireland'by Sam O'Brien-Olinger

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 105.00

    This book explores the relationship between the Irish police and ethnic minorities, made particularly pressing by the rapid ethnic diversification of Irish society. It addresses the current deficit in knowledge of this area by exploring how Irish police officers conceive of, talk about, and interact with Ireland's immigrant minority communities. more...

  • Preventing Crimeby Tore Bjørgo

    Palgrave Macmillan 2015; US$ 105.00

    This book develops a general, comprehensive model for preventing crime: one that can be applied to prevent a wide range of crimes from domestic burglaries, criminal youth gangs and driving under the influence to organized crime and terrorism. This book assesses nine 'prevention mechanisms' and shows how they reduce future acts of crime. more...

  • Negotiating Law, Policing and Morality in Africanby P. Chingozha; Munyaradzi Mawere

    Langaa RPCIG 2015; US$ 26.00

    The relationship between police and the public in formerly colonised countries of Africa has never been smooth. It is plagued with clich?s of suspicion, mistrust, and brutality which are all a result of the legacy of draconian policing in colonial Africa. This colonial hangover has chiefly been an upshot of sluggish switching from the mantra of colonial... more...

  • La police françaiseby Encyclopaedia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2015; US$ 11.99

    En quinze articles empruntés à l?Encyclopædia Universalis, cette histoire de la police française du Moyen Âge à nos jours alterne articles de fond (la police sous l?Ancien Régime, la Révolution et l?Empire, la République, l?Occupation, de la Libération à nos jours) et biographies des « grands » policiers qui ont écrit cette histoire (La Reynie, Fouché,... more...