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Working Undercover by Ralph Holiman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement(5.00 from 1 review)
Working Undercover is a true short story about a DEA agent going undercover in New Orleans in 1992 to buy five kilograms of cocaine.
Prometheus Astray by Tommy Bertrand
Price: Free! Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Last year espionage cost the United States more than $250 billion and a staggering $1.2 trillion over the last decade. It's not hard to envision why the United States is a prime target of espionage when one considers that the United States spent more money in the year 2012 on research and development than all of the other G-7 countries combined.
The Prison Experience by Thomas Whitehope
Price: Free! Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is about our broken prison system. It introduces the Nordic prison model, talks about a new direction for our nation's prisons and gives reasons why a soft on crime approach would be an improvement over today's philosophy of punishment.
Operation Fast and Furious: Senate Report on the ATF Gunwalking Policy on the Southwest Border, Mexican Gun Trafficking, Death of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry, Mexico Drug Violence by Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,470. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This is a reproduction of a June 2011 Congressional report on the Department of Justice's Operation Fast and Furious, using a strategy called gunwalking which allowed suspects to "walk away" with illegally purchased guns. The report claims that the program facilitated deaths and violence, including the murder of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry - called a preventable tragedy.
Walking the Blue Line: A Police Officer Turned Community Activist Provides Solutions to the Racial Divide by Terrell L. Carter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,120. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishing Co.. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
From his insight as a black police officer, as well as a community leader and church minister, Terrell Carter offers a constructive approach to addressing racism, societal divisions and police-community interaction—and points the way to a more hopeful future.
21st Century FEMA Study Course: Emergency Support Function #13 Public Safety and Security (IS-813) - Attorney General, Incident Management Activities, U.S. Marshals Service, Maritime MSST by Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,040. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI) introduces Emergency Support Function (ESF) #13 –Public Safety and Security Annex.
Flex Cop: A Police Officer's Creative Approach to Conflict by Mark Andreas
Price: Free! Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
A former Cincinnati police officer with a 30-year police career recounts his experience using totally outside-the-box approaches to manage and resolve conflict. On the Cincinnati police force Mr. Gardner was given responsibility for the most volatile cases because he developed such effective—though unconventional—ways of dealing with these dangerous situations.
Police Brutality: A Solution by Carolyn Franklin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: American English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
Before you can find a “solution” to a problem, you need to identify the problem. Are some police “brutal”? And, if so, why are they “brutal”? For every effect there must be a cause. This book suggests some causes of “brutality” are stress and frustration – repeating the same situations over and over with no resolution in sight would cause even the most placid personality to snap.
Government Privacy Threats by Dennis O'Reilly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet / security, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
This Weekly Digest of posts from the Workers' Edge blog highlights the dangers posed by unfettered surveillance activities conducted by law enforcement and agencies at the local, state, and federal level. For example, who "owns" the videos and other private information collected by police and other government agencies? Hint: Government agencies can't be awarded copyrights.