Browsing posts tagged: Criminal justice administration
Now You Know Crime Scenes

With hit cop TV dramas like the various CSI and Law and Order shows, Bones and Criminal Minds. everybody seems to think they’re a forensics expert. But what do we really know? Now, with Now You Know Crime Scenes, we can all get the dope on:How long does it really take to analyze a DNA […]

The British Crime and Prison Quiz Book

Will you be held at gunpoint and find yourself reaching for the panic button or will you be laughing all the way to the bank as you try to answer this quiz book’s 450 testing questions cunningly prepared by former London gangster and nowadays best-selling celebrity author and film-maker Dave Courtney and ex-prison officer Jim […]

Investigator and Fraud Fighter Guidebook

Get federal investigative insight and guidance on conducting thorough investigations and case-building The ability to conduct thorough and effective investigations is a skill that has become increasingly in-demand across many industries. At the same time, investigative resources are dwindling as markets recede. Regulation and financial hurdles impede traditional investigation processes. Even seasoned professionals are finding […]

Newgate

There have been more prisons in London than in any other European city. Of these, Newgate was the largest, most notorious and worst. This work tells the story of Newgate’s origins, the criminals it held, the punishments meted out and its rebuilding and reform.

Labours of Love

Adoption is not for the faint of heart. Labours of Love chronicles the journeys of Canadians who have overcome heartbreaking obstacles to become parents. Their stories are as diverse as our country, and span the borders of our world. While each account is unique in its own way, the stories are connected by the overwhelmingly […]

Baby, We Were Meant for Each Other

In this warm, funny, and wise new book, NPR’s award-winning and beloved Scott Simon tells the story of how he and his wife found true love with two tiny strangers from the other side of the world. It’s a book of unforgettable moments: when Scott and Caroline get their first thumb-size pictures of their daughters, […]

Adoption and Surrogate Pregnancy

Adoption and surrogate pregnancy are the two most realistic options currently available for millions of couples unable to have biological children. This text covers the ways in which adoption and surrogate pregnancy overlap and influence each other, the nuances that further complicate matters, and the controversies surrounding both issues.

The Professional Protection Officer

The Professional Protection Officer, eight edition (formerly titled Protection Officer Training Manual) is the definitive reference and instructional text for career-oriented security officers in both the private and public sectors. The first edition of this title originated with the birth of the International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO) in 1988, which has been using the book as the […]

Dogs for Police Service

By Sam D. Watson, Jr., Oklahoma City Police Department, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Here at last is a basic, step-by-step guide to the successful use of dogs in police service. Shown are now to enlist support and cooperation from public officials and citizens, legal aspects of a dog program, selection of andlers, transportation of dogs on […]