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A Sense of Freedom
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Price: Free! Words: 47,460. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
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The true story of a single mother's descent into criminality.
FBI Forensic DNA Analysis and Database: CODIS, National DNA Index System, Federal DNA Database Unit (FDDU), Familial Search, Quality Assurance, National DNA Index System (NDIS) Procedures
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 122,460. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This essential guide to FBI forensic DNA analysis and database management reproduces important guides and manuals, including the National DNA Index System (NDIS) Operational Procedures Manual, FBI Quality Assurance Standards Audit for Forensic DNA Testing Laboratories and Federal DNA Database Unit DNA Buccal Collection Kit Training and Procedures.
The Transformation of Criminal Due Process in the Administrative State: The Targeted Urban Crime Narcotics Task Force
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,440. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Classic study in law & society, available to scholars & others in criminal justice, due process & policing. The author reflects: "...it was my first day in the field that the police liaison to the district attorney's probation revocation program exclaimed, 'Forget rights! Forget right to jury! Forget right to bail! There are no rights!' " This book shows how due process became mere administration.
The Changing Legal World of Adolescence
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 56,230. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This work attempts to explain changes in the legal conception of adolescence as a stage of life and as a transition to adulthood. The intended audience includes lawyers and others—such as parents, professionals, and kids—puzzled by trends labeled "children's liberation" and "the revolution in juvenile justice." Much cited and long recognized as an authority, it is a classic of law & society.
Reducing Crime, Reducing Incarceration: Essays on Criminal Justice Innovation
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
A new collection of compelling and challenging essays from one of the leading voices on criminal justice reform, it makes the argument that small changes on the ground can add up to big improvements in criminal justice. How do you launch a new justice reform? How do you measure impact? Is it possible to spread new practices to resistant audiences? Berman tells the tale of successful reforms.
21st Century Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute (PKSOI) Papers - Social Capital, Policing and the Rule-of-Law: Keys to Stabilization, Military Police - Prisons, Iraq, Afghanistan
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 105,990. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Social Capital, Policing and Rule-of-Law: Keys to Stabilization reflects a breadth of U.S. Army War College Strategy Research papers which tackled tough issues. Stabilization is a process in which personnel identify and mitigate underlying sources of instability to establish the conditions for long-term stability.
Wrongly Convicted
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by RW Press. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
We all have a fear of being accused of something we didn’t do and being punished accordingly. When this happens the injustice can be infuriating, but usually the situation can be resolved quickly and peacefully. Sometimes, however, this occurs on such an unfathomably huge scale that it results in our freedom being taken away from us.
Shackled and Chained: Mass Incarceration in Capitalist America
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 49,940. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Shackled and Chained, Mass Incarceration in Capitalist America is a thorough examination of mass incarceration, its causes and consequences. Eugene Puryear examines the evolution of mass incarceration as a product of U.S. monopoly capitalism and a result of the bipartisan political system’s needs.
Court Reform on Trial: Why Simple Solutions Fail
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 81,830. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
A recognized study of innovation in the process of criminal justice, and why it so often fails—despite the best intentions of judges, administrators & reformers. The arc of reform to disappointment is analyzed for such ideas as bail, pretrial diversion, speedy trial and determinate sentences. A much-maligned system of pleas shifts power to prosecutors away from judges. New foreword by Greg Berman.
Crime Does Pay -- A True Crime Epic (3 Books In 1)
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Price: $7.89 USD. Words: 415,490. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Crime Does Pay is an unvarnished record of how to avoid the pitfalls of becoming a victim by your crime-ridden employer, corrupt judges, a de facto state and last but not least, your assigned assassins! This shocking true crime and murderous story is a riveting account that exposes . . . All The Dirt! Its the first true crime thriller of its kind, read and live another day!
Ballistic Basics
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,330. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by Dingbat Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
There's a lot involved in firearms and ballistics. But with this handy primer in your e-reader, you'll be armed and ready to write before you can say "submachine gun." Oh, and did I mention it's illustrated?
Liar - Lie Detection Made Easy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Liar: Lie Detection Made Easy Once you read this easy to understand, easy to use guide, written by a law enforcement State Trooper professional with over 20 years’ experience in lie detection, you will easily be able to: Instantly Spot A Lie!
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Law and Order Operations - Army Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures ATTP 3-39.10 (FM 19-10) - Military Police, Host Nation Building (Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,050. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this Army Field Manual provides guidance for commanders and staffs on military police law and order (L&O) operations. L&O operations support all elements of full spectrum operations (offensive, defensive, and stability or civil support operations).
The Wild Boy of Aveyron
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,180. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
A generational memoir of troubled youth and redemption
Lie Detection Techniques for Hiring Employees: Current Research
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Cognitive psychology
Lie Detection Techniques for Hiring Employees: Current Research examines the current approaches used for lie detection and new directions in the research. This e-book is a short, yet useful, glance at the state of lie detection research in North America.
Defense Against the Psychopath
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You set the price! Words: 6,870. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This is a brief study guide to teach people how to recognize and defend against our society's most dangerous predators, psychopaths.
Reawakened Trayvon Martin His Shocking Secret Death Confession Kept from the George Zimmerman Defense
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,910. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
Investigative journalist John Swifterson reviewed thousands of confidential files and clandestine interviews, uncovering the Re-Awakened story ~ hailed as the controversial, shocking secret death confession of Trayvon Martin. As chronicled by Swifterson's step-by-step review, this vital information has been withheld from the legal defense team of the accused murder suspect in Trayvon Martin's deat
America's Guide to Fraud Prevention
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Steve Comisar, aka Brett Champion, is the most famous con man on planet earth , and America's Guide to Fraud Prevention is the most popular book on fraud ever written. Learning about fraud prevention from Steve Comisar is like learning about baseball from Babe Ruth.
Child Molesters, Child Rapists, and Child Sexual Abuse: Why and How Sex Offenders Abuse: Child Molestation, Rape, and Incest Stories, Studies, and Models
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,450. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Why would anyone sexually abuse a child? How does it happen! Clear answers and stories from victims and abusers help you: ~ Recognize circumstances that allow child sexual abuse to take place ~ Identify motivations of different types of sex offenders ~ Understand why and how someone could sexually abuse a child with this concise book (15,000 words, about 60 pages if it were a paperback).
School Shootings - No Killings In The Hallways
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Price: Free! Words: 15,580. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
When kids suffer abuse at home from parents and siblings, they often then go to school and suffer bullying from peers and an endless series of dictates from teachers. They begin to feel trapped as they can't avoid abuse no matter where they are. This book looks at School Massacres such as Virginia Tech, Columbine, University of Texas Sniper, the Ecole Polytechnique Massacre and others.