Crime Science

by Melissa J Smith, Nick Tilley

Series: Crime Science Series

This book provides an introduction to crime science, setting out its essentials. It provides a major statement of the nature and aspirations of crime science, and presents a series of case studies providing examples, in different settings, of the approach in action, ranging from preventing crime within correctional institutions to the use of techniques such as DNA fast tracking for burglary.

  • Taylor and Francis; June 2013
  • ISBN: 9781134010158
  • Edition: 1
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Crime Science
  • Series: Crime Science Series
  • Author: Melissa J Smith (ed.); Nick Tilley (ed.)
  • Imprint: Willan

About The Author

Melissa J. Smith works within  the Jill Dando Institute of Crime Science, University College London, UK.

Nick Tilley is Professor of Security and Crime Science at the Jill Dando Institute of Crime Science, University College London, UK. He is also Professor Emeritus of Sociology at Nottingham Trent University, UK.