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  • Open Your Eyesby James Carol

    Faber & Faber 2016; US$ 1.45

    Jefferson Winter returns in a gripping ebook story from bestselling author James Carol. Jefferson Winter is at the beginning of his FBI career. He's young and unpredictable, but he has a gift - he can understand the mind of a murderer like no one else. Winter is in Las Vegas with Yoko Tanaka, a tough agent with the unenviable task of showing him... more...

  • Covert Investigationby Clive Harfield; Karen Harfield

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 64.99 US$ 55.89

    The leading practical guide for anyone working in covert investigation, presenting clear and concise guidance to ensure that applications for covert investigations are made only in appropriate circumstances and are then undertaken with the utmost integrity. more...

  • The Politics of Police Detention in Japanby Silvia Croydon

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 114.99 US$ 98.89

    The first in-depth empirical investigation of Japan's divergent police detention arrangements, shining a spotlight on the remand procedure for criminal suspects. Currently, the 23-day duration for which individuals can be held in police custody prior to being indicted there is the longest amongst developed nations. more...

  • The Punitive Cityby Markus-Michael Müller

    Zed Books 2016; US$ 34.95

    Reveals how the increasingly privatized and politicized nature of policing has resulted in the criminalization of urban poverty. more...

  • Blueby John Sutherland

    Orion 2017; US$ 21.99

    A searingly honest memoir of life, policing and falling apart 'Every contact leaves a trace' John Sutherland joined the Met Police in 1992, having dreamed of being a police officer since his teens. Rising quickly through the ranks, and compelled by the opportunity to make a real difference in London's local neighbourhoods, he worked across the... more...

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

    Palgrave Macmillan 2001; US$ 50.00

    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$ 36.00 US$ 29.52

    This book offers a radical and original theory of security for our times. more...

  • In the President's Secret Serviceby Ronald Kessler

    The Crown Publishing Group 2009; US$ 16.00

    Never before has a journalist penetrated the wall of secrecy that surrounds the U.S. Secret Service, that elite corps of agents who pledge to take a bullet to protect the president and his family. After conducting exclusive interviews with more than one hundred current and former Secret Service agents, bestselling author and award-winning reporter... more...

  • Dictionary of Policingby Tim Newburn; Peter Neyroud

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 57.95

    Contemporary policing is developing rapidly and is becoming increasingly professionalized. For practitioners National Occupational Standards, Skills for Justice and the the new PDLP (Police Development and Leaning Programme) have brought a new emphasis on skills, standards and knowledge. Training for police officers and civilian staff working in policing... more...

  • Policing Post-Conflict Citiesby Alice Hills

    Zed Books 2013; US$ 36.95

    Focusing on the police as providers of order and a measure of its success, this book shows that order depends more on what has gone before than on reconstruction efforts and that tension is inevitable in donors' attempts to reform brutal local policing. It offers a critique of the failure of liberal orthodoxy to understand the meaning of order. more...