Crime and Policing Crime

Author(s): Peter Johnstone

Edition: 2

Copyright: 2014

Pages: 312

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According to the National Law enforcement Officers Fund, there are more than 900,000 police officers in the United States.

Crime and Policing Crime covers four types of crime: assaults, missing persons, theft offences, and drug offences. It also covers the different types of police officers, such as municipal police, state law enforcement, and federal and international agencies.

Taking students back in time, Crime and Policing Crime cover how pioneers in areas of science have helped police officers to solve crimes and identify suspects.

Crime and Policing Crime:

  • Covers aspects of policing not covered in traditional criminal justice textbooks
  • Describes all levels of policing, from local to international
  • Is a book about police life, not just initial recruitment and training


Chapter 1: A Brief History of Policing Crime

Chapter 2: Homicide and Assaults

Chapter 3: Kidnapping and Abduction

Chapter 4: Theft, Burglary and Robbery

Chapter 5: Drug Trafficking

Chapter 6: Policing

Chapter 7: Policing Around the World

Chapter 8: Law Enforcement in the USA

Chapter 9: Forensics and Technology

Peter Johnstone

Dr. Peter Johnstone is Professor of Criminal Justice at the University of North Texas and Scholar-in-Residence at the Caruth Police Institute, Dallas. He holds a doctorate in law, an L.L.M. in international criminal law, and an M.A. in history. Peter has worked in universities in the United Kingdom and the United States as a professor and senior administrator. He has published numerous articles and is author of twelve books.

Related ISBN's: 9781465248534




ISBN 9781465248534

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