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Not Waving But Drowning

by Edmund Gregory

Not Waving But Drowning tells the harrowing true story of one man's childhood struggle against poverty and his subsequent drive to become a policeman in the Royal Ulster Constabulary.

From his earliest days,...


Remote Viewers: The Secret History of America's Psychic Spies

by Jim Schnabel

Remote Viewers is a tale of the Pentagon's attempts to develop the perfect tool for espionage: psychic spies. These psychic spies, or "remote viewers," were able to infiltrate any target, elude any form of...


UN Peace Operations and International Policing: Negotiating Complexity, Assessing Impact and Learning to Learn

by Charles T. Hunt

 This book addresses the important question of how the United Nations (UN) should monitor and evaluate the impact of police in its peace operations.

UN peace operations are a vital component of international...


Building Arafat's Police: The Politics of International Police Assistance in the Palestinian Territories After the Oslo Agreement

by Brynjar Lia

This book examines the role of international donors in creating and reforming the Palestinian police and security forces, beginning in the early aftermath of the Oslo Accords to the outbreak of the second Intifada,...


A Police Force without a State: A History of the Palestinian Security Forces in the West Bank and Gaza

by Brynjar Lia

This book traces the evolution of the Palestinian police and security forces, beginning with its historical antecedents in Lebanon and the occupied territories, and the formation of formal police organizations...


Always/Never

by Harding McRae & Max H Herr

Has the U.S. government actually condoned the implantation of experimental mind-altering brain probes? For what purpose, and under whose authority? Have covert government agencies and their operatives trampled...


Law & Disorder

by John Douglas & Mark Olshaker

"Fascinating." --Douglas Preston

John Douglas is. . .

"The FBI's pioneer and master of investigative profiling." -Patricia Cornwell

"At his best describing terrible crimes." -Houston Chronicle

"A real genius." -...


Echoes of My Soul

by Robert K. Tanenbaum

"Stunning, riveting." --Linda Fairstein

"Tanenbaum knows this territory better than anyone." -Linda Fairstein

It was a muggy summer day when Janice Wylie and Emily Hoffert were murdered in their apartment on Manhattan's...


License, Registration, Proof of Insurance Please!: Traffic Violator School in California

by Timothy Karo

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What happens when you get a ticket? You might blame everybody else, saying that the city's broke and the state's broke and you have no idea how you have been a part of the problem.

The lines in court...


Bomb Squad: A Year Inside the Nation's Most Exclusive Police Unit

by Richard Esposito

An unprecedented behind-the-scenes look at the men who protect us from the most frightening prospect of life in the age of terrorism

"In my mind it's all business; I don't worry about my family, I don't worry...


The Rehnquist Court and Criminal Justice

by Christopher E. Smith, Christina DeJong & Michael McCall

By analyzing the perspectives and influential decisions of individual justices on the Rehnquist Court (1986-2005), this volume reveals how a divided Supreme Court limited the scope of rights affecting criminal...


The Governor's Hounds: The Texas State Police, 1870-1873

by Barry A. Crouch & Donaly E. Brice

In the tumultuous years following the Civil War, violence and lawlessness plagued the state of Texas, often overwhelming the ability of local law enforcement to maintain order. In response, Reconstruction-era...


Call in Pinkerton's: American Detectives at Work for Canada

by David Ricardo Williams

Call in Pinkerton's is the history of the agency's work on behalf of Canadian governments and police forces.


Encyclopedia of Police Science: 2-volume set

by Jack Raymond Greene

In 1996, Garland published the second edition of the Encyclopedia of Police Science, edited by the late William G. Bailey. The work covered all the major sectors of policing in the US. Since then much research...


Overblown: How Politicians and the Terrorism Industry Inflate National Security Threats, and Why We Believe Them

by John Mueller

Why have there been no terrorist attacks in the United States since 9/11? It is ridiculously easy for a single person with a bomb-filled backpack, or a single explosives-laden automobile, to launch an attack....


Dying to Live: A Story of U.S. Immigration in an Age of Global Apartheid

by Joseph Nevins & Mizue Aizeki

The real story--and human price--of US/Mexico border enforcement.


Introduction to Emergency Management

by George Haddow, Jane Bullock & Damon P. Coppola

Introduction to Emergency Management, Fifth Edition, offers a fully up-to-date analysis of US emergency management principles. In addition to expanding coverage of risk management in a time of climate change...


The Strength of the Wolf: The Secret History of America's War on Drugs

by Douglas Valentine

Voted Outstanding Academic Title in 2004 by Choice.

The Strength of the Wolf is the first complete history of the Federal Bureau of Narcotics (FBN), which existed from 1930 until its wrenching termination in...


The External Dimension of Justice a: A Different Security Agenda for the European Union?

by Sarah Wolff, Nicole Wichmann & Gregory Mounier

This book proposes to cast some theoretical and empirical light upon the external dimension of Justice and Home Affairs (JHA) which has become a priority in the European Union (EU)'s external relations. Counter-terrorism,...


The Racial Missions of Contemporary: International Perspectives on Evolving Law-Enforcement Politics

by Paul Amar

This book identifies new formations of race, racism and ethnicity at the intersection of neoliberalism, security, urban governance and the law through a comparative, international analysis of police organizations...