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Practical Policing Skills for Student Officers 2ed

Paperback, 12/07/2007, £16.00
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, £14.99
Expert guidance to help you succeed in the PCSO Recruit Assessment Process.

Crime Prevention: A Critical Introd

Paperback, 20/12/2010, £23.99
The book is a thematic examination of crime prevention, covering core areas of race, youth, community, and globalisation. Written in an accessible style with a focus on pedagogy, this is a key text for undergraduates in criminology.

Surveillance and Crime

Paperback, 15/10/2010, £22.99
This text comprehensively and accessibly explores the relationship between surveillance and crime.

Great British Bobby: A History of British Policing from 1829 to the Present

Paperback, 29/04/2010, £8.99
In The Great British Bobby, Clive Emsley traces the development of Britain's forces of law and order from the earliest watchmen and constables of the pre-modern period to the police service of today.

Curse of Brink's-Mat

Paperback, 28/02/2013, £7.99
The inside story of the 20th century's most lucrative armed robbery.

Global Policing

Paperback, 16/12/2011, £22.99
Written by two of the leading names in the field, this book is a truly international, critical analysis of the globalization of policing and its impact on contemporary criminology and criminal justice

Criminal Alphabet

Hardback, 20/08/2015, £14.99
From ex-professional bank robber, this is a dictionary of criminal slang out there - and an absorbing journey, through words, into the heart of the criminal world.

Study Skills for Policing Students

Paperback, 19/04/2010, £23.99
An essential guide to study skills for all those undertaking policing related degrees.

Passing the PCSO Recruitment Process

Paperback, 07/06/2010, £10.00
An essential guide to passing the police recruit assessment process.

Reflective Practice For Policing St

Paperback, 15/02/2011, £15.00
An essential guide to reflective practice for all those undertaking policing degrees.

Dictionary of Prisons and Punishment

Paperback, 01/10/2007, £22.50
A reference for the increasing number of people studying in, working in prisons and working with prisoners. This dictionary covers key aspects of criminal justice and the criminal justice system. It features approximately 300 entries (of between 500 and 1500 words) on key terms and concepts arranged alphabetically.

Handbook of Policing 2ed

Paperback, 01/08/2008, £44.99
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, £25.00
An essential and concise textbook on criminal law targeted specifically at student police officers on force based training or foundation degree / degree courses.

Prison Officer

Paperback, 16/12/2010, £17.99
A guide to the world and work of the Prison Officer, showing the centrality of staff-prisoner relationships to different operations carried out by officers. It is suitable for those with an interest in the work of a prison officer and established and aspiring officers.

Dictionary of Policing

Paperback, 01/04/2008, £30.99
Covers aspects of criminal justice and the criminal justice system. This dictionary contains entries which include summary definition, main text and key texts and sources. It takes account of emerging occupational and Skills for Justice criteria.

Analysing Women's Imprisonment

Paperback, 01/05/2004, £17.99
This book, written by two leading authorities in the field, provides an introduction to the issues surrounding women's imprisonment.

Sex work:a risky business

Paperback, 01/12/2004, £18.99

Theorizing Surveillance

7, 01/07/2006, £25.00
Brings together some of the world's leading surveillance scholars to discuss the "why" question. This book is about explaining surveillance processes and practices in contemporary society. It explores the theoretical questions in a way that is grounded in and attuned to empirical realities.

Policing: Key Readings

Paperback, 01/11/2004, £43.99
This book aims to bring together the key readings, which constitute the core of policing studies, setting them within the necessary theoretical, social and political context, and providing an explanatory commentary

Football Hooliganism

7, 01/07/2005, £18.99

Life After Death:Eighteen years on death row

Hardback, 01/06/2013, £12.99
An instant New York Times bestseller, Life After Death is an agonizing first-hand account of an innocent man living on Death Row. It is destined to be an explosive classic of memoir.

Undercover: The True Story of Britain's Secret Police

Paperback, 06/03/2014, £8.99
They steal identities. They break the law. They sleep with the enemy. They are the undercover police. This book features the story of forty years of state espionage.

Ghettoside: Investigating a Homicide Epidemic

Paperback, 29/10/2015, £9.99
Why would you kill your neighbour? Based on the best part of a decade embedded with the homicide units of the LAPD, this work of reportage takes us onto the streets, inside the homes and into the lives of a community wracked by a homicide epidemic.

Community Penalties

7, 01/07/2002, £18.99
Community penalties are court-ordered punishments, falling between imprisonment and fines, and involve some contact by a criminal justice agency. This work looks at the current debate on which policy pressures may be dominant over community penalties in the future.

Forensic Psychology

Paperback, 01/01/2004, £26.50
This work aims to provide an in-depth overview of forensic psychology, demonstrating the scope and techniques of forensic psychology in key areas of research, policy and practice. It raises questions for research, and shows ways in which it can aid the practice of criminal justice.

Car Crime

Paperback, 01/06/2003, £18.99
Claire Corbett embraces a much wider definition than theft of and from cars, she argues that "car crime" by drivers - road rage, mobile phone use, speeding - has much greater social ramifications.

Terrorism and Counter-terrorism: Ethics and Liberal Democracy

Paperback, 23/05/2008, £22.99
No one denies the impact of terrorism in the contemporary world, but when it comes to understanding the nature of terrorism and its ethical implications there is little agreement.

Extreme Deviance

Paperback, 19/09/2007, £27.99
Takes a look at normative violations that earn the violators a deviant identity in the eyes of the members of mainstream society.

Penal System : An Introduction 5ed

Paperback, 18/04/2013, £24.99
Supporting students across their entire module, this authoritative and widely respected text has been fully updated to include the most recent changes in the field and has expanded coverage of restorative justice, gender, and comparative issues

Democratic Policing In A Changing World

Paperback, 20/06/2011, £19.99
Criticises recent police anti-crime measures, arguing that they have increased social inequality. Argues for a new form of democratic policing.

Policing in Northern Ireland

Paperback, 30/11/2014, £15.00
The extraordinary transformation of policing in Northern Ireland presented through the eyes of the Northern Ireland Policing Board.

Leading Policing in Europe: An Empirical Study of Strategic Police Leadership

Hardback, 01/07/2015, £72.99
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.

Evidence-Based Crime Prevention

Paperback, 25/05/2006, £27.99
Assesses the scientific knowledge on the effectiveness of crime prevention programs internationally. Reviewing more than 600 scientific evaluations of programs intended to prevent crime in various settings, this book grades programs on their validity using "the scientific methods scale."

Young Offenders and the Law

Paperback, 07/05/2010, £24.99
How does the law deal with young offenders, and to what extend does the law protect and promote the rights of young people in conflict with the law? This title addresses these central issues and examines the legal response to the phenomenon of youth offending, and the contemporary forces that shape the law.

Police Culture: Themes and Concepts

Paperback, 13/09/2012, £25.99

Problem-oriented Policing and Partnerships: Implementing an Evidence-based Approach to Crime Reduction

Paperback, 20/03/2012, £30.00
This book makes an important contribution to the literature on problem-oriented policing, a discipline of increasing importance in crime reduction policy and practice.

Sex Offenders and the Internet

Paperback, 27/07/2007, £29.99
This book brings together current knowledge about sex offending on the internet. Nine chapters cover topics such as the social and legal changes that led to the identification of internet sex offenders as a distinct group of offenders, how internet sex offenders operate, and policing the internet. In-depth case studies are used throughout.

Cybercrime: The Psychology of Online Offenders

Paperback, 08/08/2013, £28.99
The first textbook on the psychology of the cybercriminal also considers victims, legal issues and solutions to cybercrime.

Victims and Victimology

7, 20/10/2004, £28.99
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.

Promotion Crammer for Sergeants and Inspectors PART ONE 7ed

7, 31/10/2005, £25.00
Includes over 1,500 questions and answers for police officers taking the Part 1 promotion examination. This guide includes information relating to changes in examination procedure and the law.

Policing the Peace in Northern Ireland: Politics, Crime and Security After the Belfast Agreement

Paperback, 01/04/2008, £14.99
This book examines the way in which the issue of crime, and the response of the authorities to it, became central to the peace process in Northern Ieland after 1998.

Social Capital

Paperback, 15/10/2004, £18.99
The concept of a social capitala is currently the focus of an explosion of interest in the research and policy community. It refers to the social networks, informal structures and norms that facilitate individual and collective action.

Laid Bare: The Nude Murders and the Hunt for 'Jack the Stripper'

Hardback, 01/09/2016, £16.99
Former Flying Squad detective and author Dick Kirby reopens one of the most infamous unsolved crimes in British history 50 years on

Police and Criminal Evidence Act

01/01/2006, £13.50

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.

Principles of Cybercrime 2ed

Paperback, 23/09/2015, £40.99
A comprehensive doctrinal analysis of cybercrime laws in four major common law jurisdictions: Australia, Canada, the UK and the USA.

Effective Police Supervision 6ed. Study Guide

Paperback, 30/12/2010, £14.99
Good police officers are often promoted into supervisory positions with little or no training for what makes a good manager. This title gives students a place to test themselves and review the material so they are well prepared for their examinations.



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