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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, £27.99
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.

Foucault's Discipline and Punish

Paperback, 15/07/2017, £6.50
How does a state control its citizens? Michel Foucault's Discipline and Punish answers this question by investigating the prison system. Foucault argues that prison created and merged into a wider system of surveillance that extends throughout society.

Police Photography

Paperback, 12/11/2010, £28.99
Teaches the fundamentals of photography and their application to police work. This title offers explanations of the basic elements of photography that are used in investigative police work.

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

Paperback, 17/07/2017, £18.99
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.

Handbook on Prisons 2ed

Paperback, 08/02/2016, £50.99

End of Policing

Hardback, 10/10/2017, £16.99
How the police endanger us and why we need to find an alternative

Where's Peter? : Unravelling the Falconio Mystery

Paperback, 20/12/2005, £12.99
Presents the story of an outback nightmare that goes down as one of the most appalling and terrifying crimes in modern Australian history. This story exposes the dark underbelly of a nation which paints itself as a warm, inviting holiday destination but too often proves to be anything but, as foreign tourists fall victim to its hidden dangers.

Crime and Everyday Life

7, 15/03/2002, £22.99
Crime and Everyday Life is written in a clear, concise style and the authors unique approach to crime causation is popular with lecturers and students. This Third Edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to include such new chapters as white-collar crime and the use of technology in crime control.

Essentials of the Reid Technique, criminal interrogation and confessions

Paperback, 18/06/2004, £29.99
Criminal Investigations & Forensic Science

Financial Investigator's Companion

Paperback, 01/12/1997, £49.99

Key Challenges in Criminal Investigation

Paperback, 16/02/2018, £19.99
This comprehensive overview and critical analysis of the development and practice of criminal investigation examines decision-making within criminal investigations and links investigative influences on policing with the evidence-based agenda.

Blackstone's Handbook for Policing Students 2019 13ed

Paperback, 04/09/2018, £34.99
Reflecting the multitude of avenues into the police force now open to future police officers, from student officers and pre-join students to Specials, Blackstone's Handbook for Policing Students 2019 ensures you have the knowledge and understanding necessary to undertake independent patrol in a professional and competent manner.

Why Punish?: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Punishment

Paperback, 14/06/2017, £32.99
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

Issues in Transnational Policing

Paperback, 19/10/2000, £41.99
This volume is written from a criminological perspective and examines the effects of an emerging global culture on the nature of police and policing.

Policing Across the World: Issues for the Twenty-First Century

Paperback, 27/01/1999, £39.99
This wide-ranging text provides an overview of policing across different societies, and considers the issues facing the US and British police in a wider international context. The book is designed as a coherent introduction to the police and the challenges they face.

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.

Studying for your Policing Degree

Paperback, 10/06/2019, £14.99
Essential reading for all those undertaking a policing or other law enforcement professional degree within higher education, providing study support, skills and strategies to ensure success.

Safety Crimes

Paperback, 01/09/2007, £32.99
Concerned with crimes against worker health and safety, this book offers an account and analysis of this field. It uses case studies to illustrate key points and themes, including the high profile instances of safety crimes, as well as the larger number of 'routine' deaths, injuries, ill-health, prosecutions, and enforcement relationships.

What is Policing?

Paperback, 30/03/2010, £21.99
An essential introduction to policing for all students undertaking policing related degrees.

Introduction to Cybercrime: Computer Crimes, Laws, and Policing in the 21st Century

Paperback, 22/02/2016, £34.00
Explaining cybercrime in a highly networked world, this book provides a comprehensive yet accessible summary of the history, modern developments, and efforts to combat cybercrime in various forms at all levels of government-international, national, state, and local.

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, £30.99
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

Policing the Narrow Ground

Hardback, 10/01/2010, £28.00
The Patten Report on policing in Northern Ireland was a benchmark in the 1998 Belfast Agreement, signaling an end to sectarian violence in the North. Ten years later, this book reflects on the Report, its role in the ongoing transformation of policing, and the lessons of the Northern Ireland experience for security-sector reform internationally.

Captive Audiences

7, 01/01/2002, £18.99
A study of the impact of media in the lives of prisoners and its impact on everyday life, power relations and masculine identities. The book develops a theoretical framework drawing upon both the critical literature relating to prisons and their relations with society more generally.

Criminology 6ed

Paperback, 06/04/2017, £29.99
The sixth edition of Criminology offers updated coverage of the main criminological theories. An engaging read for students of criminology, it traces the history and development of these key theories, and provides full references to guide the reader in their further criminological studies.

Fast Eddie: My 20 Years on the Run as Britain's Most Wanted Man

Hardback, 04/05/2017, £14.99
This is the first time Eddie has ever spoken out about his story and he is willing to reveal everything that the press have been dying to know for the last 20 years - including how he escaped. He has never confirmed or denied anything that has been printed about him before but will now in his own words.

Understanding Criminology: Current Theoretical Debates 3ed

Paperback, 01/06/2007, £24.99
The book examines the development of criminological theory over the past twenty five years, with detailed analysis of the relationship between criminological theorizing, criminal justice, social justice, and politics.

Police and Crime Commissioners: The Transformation of Police Accountability

Paperback, 21/03/2016, £25.99
In this book Bryn Caless and Jane Owens reveal the innermost workings of the Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs)' relationships with the police, media, partners and public It makes essential reading for Police Crime Commissioners, police practitioner and academics, students and researchers in criminology and policing.

Homicide: A Year On The Killing Streets

Paperback, 16/07/2015, £12.99
The bestselling true crime classic from the creator of The Wire, is now a canon

What matters in probation

Paperback, 01/01/2004, £35.99
The What Works initiative is having a profound impact on the work of the National Probation Service. This book aims to provide a critical overview of What Works, providing a wider set of perspectives on a project which is vital for the future of the service.

My Brother's Keeper

Hardback, 01/10/2005, £93.99
In 1997 the Verne Prison permitted the setting up of a distinct Christian community within its walls, the first prison to do so within the western world. Offered as a solution to the problem of control in that prison, it rapidly spread to three other prisons in the UK.

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.

Situational prevention of child sexual abuse

Paperback, 01/03/2006, £27.50
Demonstrates that child sex offending is strongly influenced by opportunities to offend, and that analyzing the environmental contexts of offending may offer new insights into preventing the behavior. This book covers topics such as: situational factors in child molesting; social interactions among pedophiles; and others.

Crime Prevention

Paperback, 07/07/1997, £29.99
This work summarizes and synthesizes the substantial crime prevention literature to provide an approachable and comprehensive text for students. It sets out a critical analysis in the context of the politics of criminal justice policy.

Policing the Rural Crisis

7, 01/03/2006, £22.00
Based on five years of extensive original empirical research in rural and regional Australia. The book draws on ideas and debates in contemporary social theory across several disciplines, making the analysis relevant to the study of crime and social change elsewhere.

Corrections Criminology

Paperback, 14/01/2005, £19.50
As prison populations increase in Australia and worldwide, this book presents a stocktake of what we know about corrections. It encompasses corrections in the community as well as private and public prisons, and is written by leading academics and senior practitioners.

Handbook of Crime Prevention and Community Safety

Paperback, 01/09/2005, £45.99
Providing an account of the background, theory and practice of crime prevention and community safety, this book offers a detailed overview of the main theories and perspectives informing crime prevention policy and practice, and includes chapters covering efforts to address a number of the main types of crime problems.

Handbook of Probation

Paperback, 01/05/2007, £50.99
Provides a source of information and analysis about various aspects of the work of the Probation Service - a useful text for those working in probation, studying the subject as part of criminology or criminal justice course, or training for it. This work takes account of the changes that the Probation Service has undergone.

Dictionary of probation & offender management

Paperback, 21/09/2007, £35.99
Covering aspects of criminal justice and the criminal justice system, this dictionary contains approximately 300 entries on terms and concepts. It contains entries which include summary definition, main text and key texts and sources. It also takes account of emerging occupational and Skills for Justice criteria.

Prisoner Resettlement: Policy and Practice

7, 01/10/2007, £32.99
Provides a review and analysis of resettlement policy and practice in England and Wales in the early part of the 21st Century. This book aims to: outline developments in resettlement policy and practice; and describe particular projects, draw conclusions about their effectiveness and discuss advantages and challenges associated.

Handbook of Victims and Victimology

Paperback, 01/09/2007, £45.99
Provides an overview of the importance of the role of the victim in the criminal justice system, with an analysis of the different theoretical perspectives within victimology. This book explores the relationship between victimisation and feminism with particular focus on domestic and sexual violence.

Policing and Criminal Justice

Paperback, 30/03/2010, £24.99
An essential guide to the Criminal Justice System for students undertaking policing related degrees.

Practical Skills for Police Community Support Officers

Paperback, 04/05/2007, £21.99
A compendium of policing skills specifically designed to aid both newly-recruited and established Police Community Support Officers (PSCOs).

Practical Policing Skills for Student Officers 2ed

Paperback, 12/07/2007, £23.99
This is a highly practical approach to learning the essential policing skills that a student officer must acquire to satisfy the requirements of IPLDP.

Passing the PCSO Recruitment Process 2ed

Paperback, 17/07/2007, £18.99
Expert guidance to help you succeed in the PCSO Recruit Assessment Process.



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