Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology

Ho do we reduce crime and preserve human decency?. The role of leadership in Policing for a Democratic Society.
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Forensic psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Unfortunately though there may be many research on policing and ethnic minorities, majority of them, present the police in a negative light. Even after the ceasing of Jim Crow laws and the implementation of the fair housing act of 1969; black Americans still have a negative perception of the police. History has given and shown reasons for their resistance and animosity towards the police dept.
Decriminalized Prostitution: The Common Sense Solution
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,460. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Prostitution & sex trade
Decriminalized Prostitution is the third and final volume of Rackets. The conclusion of this book perfectly ties all three books together in a perfect ending for this incredibly impactful series. These books make an unquestionable argument in favor of decriminalizing drugs, gambling, and prostitution. More important, this series goes far beyond these issues and exposes the entire political system.
John Fury Rochester, New York Public Enemy #1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
A gang of three led by John Fury was discovered holed up inside the Miller Garage in Rochester in December 1936. His accomplices were second offender Frank Miller, 29, and first offender Anthony Ollis, 32. The triumvirate was responsible for stealing safes from restaurants, bakeries, etc. Over a five year period their 10-20 year sentences were shortened and then reinstated by various judges.
Why Are Black People Over-represented In The Criminal Justice System? A Study Between UK Vs US. A Criminology And Psychological Approach. Is There A Difference?
Price: $15.40 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Supremacy and Racial Domination. A belief that has been the foundation of many conflicts throughout the ages, it has since evolved into various forms that has obliterated generations of people and changed the course of history. This subject has dominated for centuries the idea that superiority rules. The Egyptians whilst masters of archaeology and science ruled by dominance. Ramses III ruler of
Portrait of Christ The Inspirational Painting That Freed A Convict
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Max Sasanoff was inspired by the beauty of a violin player who was a fellow prison inmate. His incarceration coincided with the remodeling of the Catholic chapel in the Atlanta Prison. After listening to the beautiful music late one afternoon Max experienced visions on two occasions during a sleepless night. The next morning he requested a sketch pad and crayons to begin a drawing of Christ.
2017 Justice Department Civil Rights Investigation of the Chicago Police Department: Complete Report of Findings, Pattern of Unconstitutional Use of Force, Deficient Accountability Systems, Reform
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,360. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Discrimination & Race Relations
This ebook reproduces the complete report from the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) Civil Rights Division about the practices of the Chicago Police Department (CPD), along with the agreement in principle between the DOJ and the city of Chicago, as released in January 2017.
A Prison Warden Is Murdered Auburn, New York December 1929
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Max Becker was tried for the murder of Auburn Penitentiary Principal Keeper Max Becker in 1930. Following a prison revolt Becker was one of the few prisoners who remained alive. Becker's defense attorneys emphasized the deplorable conditions in which the Auburn inmates lived. The food was unfit to eat, and according to attorney Sam Leibowitz, Becker was prosecuted primarily because he survived.
La malavita a Napoli - Storia e origini della Camorra
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,490. Language: Italian. Published: November 23, 2016 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Le paranze e le attività criminali a Napoli tra l'Ottocento ed i primi del Novecento.
The Washington D.C. Strangulation Murders 1929-1935
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
The murders of Victoria McPherson, Mary Baker, Beulah Limerick and Corinna Loring have common denominators. Each woman was young and attractive. McPherson was the only one of the victims who was married but Loring had planned to wed a day after the day she was murdered. 3 of the women were strangled and 1 of these was also shot. Beulah Limerick died from a bullet fired by a .25 caliber pistol.
Cell Phone Hacking & the Nazi Stasi Academy (NSA)
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This short ebook provides some details of cell phone hacking on my iphone. The NSA has an obsession with cell phone locations, which was documented by the Snowden disclosures, The Internet Protocol (IP) address for my iphone is changed almost every day.
The Bottom Line – A Management Primer For First Line Law Enforcement Supervisors
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,510. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
The Bottom Line explains the important role a first line law enforcement supervisor must fill, and how to avoid mistakes when challenged by incidents that can pit loyalty and friendship against honesty. It also provides the new supervisor with a strong foundation from which to better coach and counsel subordinates while maintaining a professional work environment.
Naturaleza criminal del Opus Dei
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,980. Language: Spanish. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Law » Evidence
Estudio documentado sobre las prácticas delictivas del Opus Dei.
Michelle Alexander’s The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
This is a Summary of Michelle Alexander’s The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness With dazzling candor, legal scholar Michelle Alexander argues that by targeting black men through the War on Drugs and decimating communities of color, the U.S. criminal justice system functions as a contemporary system of racial control.
Triadi - La minaccia occulta della criminalità cinese nel Mondo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,340. Language: Italian. Published: March 22, 2016 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
In questo libro vengono descritte le triadi cinesi attive in tutti i settori criminali e con ramificazioni in tutto il Mondo, compresa l'Italia.
To Steal a Child
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 231,530. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
A case history of child abduction. “There is always a better way to do things.” D.L.Baron
Blood Trails Across Texas: True Crime Stories as Told by the Men Who Lived Them
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,810. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
True crime stories that span Texas from the northern Louisiana border to the Gulf Coast, northwest to San Antonio and the Hill Country, then west again to the rugged desert on the Mexican border. Welcome to the harsh and gritty side of life.
Good Courts: The Case for Problem-Solving Justice
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,570. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2015 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Law » Courts and trial practice
Public confidence in American criminal courts is at an all-time low. Victims, communities, and even offenders view courts as unable to respond adequately to complex social and legal problems including drugs, prostitution, domestic violence, and quality-of-life crime. Judges and attorneys think that the courts produce assembly-line justice. But problem-solving courts offer an effective alternative.
C4LEO: Communication for Law Enforcement: Promoting Police Legitimacy through Procedural Justice
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 22,510. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
Improve police legitimacy by developing communications strategies that include a sense of procedural justice. Cultural awareness and police communication. Improving police-public relationships. Police communications and social media. Good manners for police.
Vigilantes - It’s Payback Time
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,200. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
In this book, famous cases of ordinary-people-turned-avengers are explored. First we have the cowboys of the Wild West, dishing out justice in towns where the law was barely established. In many of these towns a power struggle raged between a Sheriff and the locals, each side unsure of exactly how to deal with the no-good scavengers descending on the Gold Rush towns of the old mid-West.
Riding with the Blues
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving
From Ferguson to Baltimore to Hattiesburg, police officers face an unprecedented challenge—how to keep the law while maintaining public trust. Riding with the Blues explores the often hidden world behind the badge, taking readers beyond the front lines of law enforcement to see how officers feel about their work and the people they protect.

Related Categories