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- Penguin Random House South Africa 2016; US$ 11.00
Once an enemy of the apartheid police, Andrew Brown has worked as a police reservist for almost twenty years. In this book he takes the reader on patrol with him ? into the ganglands of the Cape Flats, the townships of Masiphumelele and Nyanga, and the high-walled Southern Suburbs. Good Cop, Bad Cop is a personal account of the perilous and often conflicting... more...
- SAGE Publications 2016; US$ 88.00
Going beyond the confines of police sociology and criminology, this handbook brings together global scholars from a wide range of disciplines and jurisdictions to engage with the instrumental aims of police activity, as well as with the organizations, institutions and sets of practices that comprise ?policing? more...
- Ebury Publishing 2016; US$ 21.14
Top shot Tony Long is the most prolific police marksman Britain?s ever seen. For 25 years, he operated in the Met?s elite specialist firearms units and was at the forefront of SO19?s fight against armed crime. Deployed on hundreds of dangerous operations, it was his duty to bring down terrorists, killers, and hostage takers, sometimes with lethal... more...
- OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 104.99 US$ 90.29
Offers an insightful study of specialist detective units assigned to investigating drug offences, based on extensive fieldwork undertaken in two English police service areas, with in-depth analysis of the everyday realities of the 'war on drugs' and the underlying assumptions that operate beneath the presentational canopy of police organisations. more...
- Random House 2016; US$ 18.32
Twenty years undercover - one man's true story of life as an undercover cop. A must-read for fans of Donnie Brasco. For over 20 years Joe Carter has worked for the police as an undercover cop. He travelled the globe on different passports. He fraternised with thieves, international drugs and arms dealers. He worked alongside the most dangerous... more...
- Dunedin Academic Press Ltd 2016; US$ 48.00
The world is becoming more hazardous as natural and social processes combine to create complex situations of increased vulnerability and risk. The common response is to develop an emergency plan, but there is little advice available to provide the means to do so. This book covers the structure, content and strategic direction of emergency plans. more...
- Policy Press 2016; US$ 45.95
In this unique book, the authors present, for the first time, information from over a hundred strategic police leaders in 22 countries about how they are selected for high office, how they are held to account and what their views are on current and future challenges in policing. more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 2.99
Extrait : "Jadis, quand on parlait de police, tout le monde tremblait ; quand le bourgeois passait rue de Jérusalem, il se serait volontiers signé : il jetait un coup d'?il furtif et anxieux sur l'amas de vieux bâtiments sombres, qui bordaient le quai des Orfèvres, pour aboutir à la place Dauphine. Qu'y avait-il au fond de ces profondeurs mystérieuses... more...
- Policy Press 2016; US$ 34.95
This is the first textbook to offer a comprehensive and uptodate account of police intelligence work based on current research, and to assess how intelligence may be used wisely and ethically to influence policing policy and practice. more...