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Catching a Serial Killer: My Hunt for Murderer Christopher Halliwell

Paperback, 22/06/2017, £9.99
19 March 2011, D S Stephen Fulcher receives a call that thrusts him into a race against time to save missing 22-year-old Sian O'Callaghan, who was last seen at a nightclub. Steve knows from experience that he has a small window of time to find Sian alive, but his hopes are quickly dashed when his investigation leads him to Christopher Halliwell.

Introduction to Policing 3ed

Paperback, 01/01/2018, £29.99
Delving into the real issues of policing, and fully updated to cover recent changes in the field, the acclaimed Introduction to Policing, Third Edition is the introduction to your Police Studies course.

Unusually Cruel: Prisons, Punishment, and the Real American Exceptionalism

Paperback, 17/07/2017, £20.99
In Unusually Cruel, Mark Morje Howard shows how far outside the norm-and how different from systems in other advanced, industrial democracies-US prisons are.

Blackstone's Police Manual Volume 2: Evidence and Procedure 2018

Paperback, 17/08/2017, £29.99
The only official books for police officers preparing for the NPPF Step Two Legal Examination (formerly OSPRE (R) Part I), containing the syllabus on which the examinations are based. Endorsed by the College of Policing, these are the most effective revision books for exam candidates.

Gun Baby Gun: A Bloody Journey into the World of the Gun

Hardback, 16/04/2015, £18.99
A fast-paced, fascinating and hard-hitting investigation of the gun's lifespan and into our hugely complex relationship with firearms and their undeniable impact.

Handbook on Prisons 2ed

Paperback, 08/02/2016, £53.99

Why Punish?: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Punishment

Paperback, 14/06/2017, £33.99
Integrating philosophical, sociological, political and ethical perspectives, it provides a thorough and wide-ranging discussion of the purposes, meanings and justifications of punishment for crime and the extent to which punishment does, could or should live up to what it claims to achieve. Why Punish?

End of Policing

Paperback, 18/09/2018, £12.99

Prison: A Survival Guide

Paperback, 20/06/2019, £8.99
The cult guide to UK prisons by Carl Cattermole - now fully updated and featuring contributions from female and LGBTQI prisoners, as well as from family on the outside.

Politics of the Police 5ed

Paperback, 06/06/2019, £29.99
The Politics of the Police offers a geographical and historical overview of the law and politics of the police. This fifth edition covers a wider range of empirical and theoretical issues, encompassing a transnational scope and reflecting the growing diversity of policing forms in today's globalized world.

Blackstone's Handbook for Policing Students 2020 14ed

Paperback, 01/09/2019, £34.99
Reflecting the multitude of avenues into the police force now open to future police officers, and all the requirements of the College of Policing degree curriculum, Blackstone's Handbook for Policing Students 2020 ensures you have the knowledge and understanding necessary to undertake independent patrol in a professional manner.

Blackstone's Police Q&A 2020 Volume 1: Crime

Paperback, 29/08/2019, £27.99
The best-selling revision tool for all police officers sitting the NPPF Step Two Legal Examination. Designed to be used alongside the College of Policing-endorsed Blackstone's Police Manuals 2020, they provide the most comprehensive and authoritative method of self-testing in advance of the exams.

Blackstone's Police Q&A 2020 Volume 2: Evidence and Procedure

Paperback, 29/08/2019, £20.00
The best-selling revision tool for all police officers sitting the NPPF Step Two Legal Examination. Designed to be "sed alongside the College of Policing-endorsed Blackstone's Police Manuals 2020, they provide the most comprehensive and authoritative method of self-testing in advance of the exams.

Blackstone's Police Q&As 2020 Volume 3: Road Policing

Paperback, 29/08/2019, £20.00
The best-selling revision tool for all police officers sitting the NPPF Step Two Legal Examination (formerly OSPRE (R) Part I). Designed to be used alongside the College of Policing-endorsed Blackstone's Police Manuals 2020, they provide the most comprehensive and authoritative method of self-testing in advance of the exams.

Blackstone's Police Q&A 2020 Volume 4: General Police Duties

Paperback, 29/08/2019, £20.00
The best-selling revision tool for all police officers sitting the NPPF Step Two Legal Examination (formerly OSPRE (R) Part I). Designed to be used alongside the College of Policing-endorsed Blackstone's Police Manuals 2020, they provide the most comprehensive and authoritative method of self-testing in advance of the exams.

Plural Policing: Theory and Practice

Paperback, 01/11/2016, £20.99
This book considers the rise of Plural Policing in England and Wales over the past decade or so. It critically analyses this approach and contains examples of practice, both nationally and internationally.

Police Occupational Culture: Research and Practice

Paperback, 01/03/2020, £21.99
At a time of close scrutiny of police culture, this is a thorough and accessible study of its impacts on both practitioners and the people they serve. Tom Cockcroft's evidence-based approach contextualises our understanding of police culture in relation to both contemporary police agendas and wider social change.

Towards Ethical Policing

Paperback, 01/04/2020, £21.99
The fundamental role of police officers in society is under fresh scrutiny in this stimulating book on ethical policing. Through a moral philosophical lens, Wood provides an up-to-date overview of police values and their impact. It is a timely contribution to police debate and essential reading for those studying and leading the profession.

Critical Perspectives on Police Leadership

Paperback, 01/03/2020, £21.99
This is a critical analysis of our understanding of police leadership and a bold new conceptualisation of the subject. Drawing on criminology, sociology and leadership studies and critical theory, leading authors Davis and Silvestri provide a critique of police leadership as a product of social, institutional and historical processes.

Oxford Dictionary of Law Enforcement

Paperback, 23/08/2007, £12.99
The only dictionary available focusing on UK law enforcement, this invaluable volume covers every aspect of criminal law including pathology, forensic medicine, commerce and trade, criminology, and psychology. Essential reference for trainee and practising police officers, and other professionals needing clear definitions of law enforcement terms.

Victims, Crime and Society 2ed

Paperback, 13/05/2017, £32.99
Providing a full account of victimisation across the social spectrum of class, race, age and gender, this new edition has new material on defining and constructing victims, fear and vulnerability, sexuality, white collar crime, and implications of policy

Definitive Guide To Passing The Police Recruitment Process

Hardback, 20/02/2014, £14.99
This book is a complete manual on how to pass the police application and assessment process.

Football Hooliganism

7, 01/07/2005, £35.99

Handbook of Policing 2ed

Paperback, 01/08/2008, £56.99
Including chapters on policing and forensics, this title offers a comprehensive overview of policing in the UK, and is a useful reference point combining the expertise of leading academic experts on policing and policing practitioners themselves.

Law for Student Police Officers

7, 09/07/2009, £36.99
An essential and concise textbook on criminal law targeted specifically at student police officers on force based training or foundation degree / degree courses.

Controversial Issues in Prisons

Paperback, 01/01/2009, £26.99
Controversial Issues in Prisons is a textbook designed to explore eight of the most controversial aspects of imprisonment in England and Wales today. It is primarily a book about the people who are sent to prison and what happens to them when inside.

Victims and Victimology

7, 20/10/2004, £61.99
This work provides an introduction to the key debates within the area of victims and victimology. It focuses on victim-centred criminal and social justice developments in England and Wales, and also provides examples from around the world in order to explore the victims 'place' in the context of wider political and policy debates.

New Policing

Paperback, 16/11/2006, £28.99
The New Policing provides a comprehensive introduction to the critical issues confronting policing today. It incorporates an overview of traditional approaches to the study of the police with a discussion of current perspectives.

Passing the PCSO Recruitment Process 2ed

Paperback, 17/07/2007, £19.99
Expert guidance to help you succeed in the PCSO Recruit Assessment Process.

Democratic Policing In A Changing World

Paperback, 20/06/2011, £37.99
Criticises recent police anti-crime measures, arguing that they have increased social inequality. Argues for a new form of democratic policing.

Discipline and Punish : Birth of the Prison

Paperback, 25/04/1991, £12.99
Foucault shows the development of the Western system of prisons, police organizations, administrative and legal hierarchies for social control - and the growth of disciplinary society as a whole.
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