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Father Figure: My Mission to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,480. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Mountain Springs House mspringspub@gmail.com. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse
This book is focused on prevention of child sexual abuse. It elaborates on the possibility of preventing abuse by avoiding a potentially abusive setup. The book discusses the numerous challenges faced in trying to work effectively with the various “systems”. However, it also demonstrates that even an ordinary citizen can do something effective to prevent child sexual abuse.
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.
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!
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
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
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Police Intelligence Operations Field Manual - FM 3-19.50 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,740. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Police Intelligence Operations Field Manual (FM 3-19.50) is the Military Police Corps' manual for police intelligence operations (PIO) doctrine. It describes the fundamentals of PIO, the legal documents and considerations affiliated with PIO, and much more.
21st Century U.S. Military Manuals: Military Police Leaders' Handbook Field Manual - FM 3-19.4 (Value-Added Professional Format Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,770. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Part of our value-added professional format series, the Military Police Leaders' Handbook Field Manual (FM 3-19.4) addresses military police (MP) maneuver and mobility support (MMS), area security (AS), internment and resettlement (I/R), law and order (L&O), and police intelligence operations (PIO) across the full spectrum of Army operations.
This “Wacky” Police Force Doesn’t Want You if You Live at Home?
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Price: Free! Words: 85,820. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
As the title states, what kind of “wacky” police force would rule a young clean-cut kid out because he lived at home? Apparently this one?
Private Eyes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,900. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This book is based on interviews with eight top investigators with different specialties, describing how they became private eyes and solve their cases. It’s a behind the scenes look at investigating murder and mayhem, using high-tech listening or spying devices, tailing someone, going undercover, conducting interrogations, using public records, and working with police and government agencies.
The Berlin Turnpike: A True Story of Human Trafficking in America
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 220,390. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This is a true story of human trafficking in America as told through the testimony of a landmark federal trial which took place at the heart of one of the country s wealthiest states, Connecticut, over the course of eight days in 2007. The trial of United States vs. Dennis Paris provides a rare and detailed account of how commercial sexual exploitation takes place in the United States.
Justice Without Trial: Law Enforcement in Democratic Society
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 139,110. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
New Fourth Edition of the acclaimed and foundational study of police culture and practice, political accountability, application of and obedience to the rule of law in stops and arrests, and the dilemma of law versus order in free societies--by a renowned sociologist using innovative and influential observation research techniques. With new Preface by the author and new Foreword by Candace McCoy.
The Politics of Law and Order: Street Crime and Public Policy
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 99,290. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Foundational and renowned study of how politicians and others use crime rates--and most of all the public perception of street crime, whether or not it is accurate--for their own purposes. Dr. Scheingold also provides a theoretical basis for his views. The follow-up to the landmark The Politics of Rights, this book is both supported in research and accessible and interesting to readers everywhere.
21st Century Guide to Tasers and Conducted Energy Devices for Law Enforcement - Usage Reviews, Study of Deaths and Biological Effects, Electro-Muscular Disruption, Stun Guns, Less-Lethal Weapons
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,740. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This essential ebook provides an up-to-date digest of federal publications from the Department of Justice and U.S. Military about conducted energy devices (CEDs) and Taser weapons: Use of Less-Lethal Weapons, Study of Deaths Following Electro Muscular Disruption, Use of Tasers by Selected Law Enforcement Agencies; and Bio-Behavioral Effects of Four Commercially Available Tasers.
My Side Of The Bars
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,090. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Cleo Dunnit is a Forensic Psychiatric Nurse in a maximum security prison for males in New York State. The book is from a nurse's perspective and Cleo's opinions. It reveals the criminal mind at work in all its manipulations, selfishness, and lack of remorse. It is the rea; deal. It tells you things Lock Up can't say or show. Read it if you dare to know the truth.