Criminal

Explaining Criminal Careers: Implications for Justice Policy (Clarendon Studies in Criminology)

Explaining Criminal Careers: Implications for Justice Policy (Clarendon Studies in Criminology) by John F. MacLeod
English | Oct. 25, 2012 | ISBN: 0199697248 | 273 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

Explaining Criminal Careers presents a simple but influential theory of crime, conviction and reconviction. The assumptions of the theory are derived directly from a detailed analysis of cohort samples extracted from the Home Office Offenders Index - a unique database which contains records of all criminal (standard list) convictions in England and Wales since 1963. In particular, the theory explains the well-known Age/Crime curve.

Latinos and Criminal Justice: An Encyclopedia  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Jan. 12, 2017
Latinos and Criminal Justice: An Encyclopedia

Latinos and Criminal Justice: An Encyclopedia
by Jose Luis Morin
English | 2016 | ISBN: 0313356602 | 533 Pages | True PDF | 4.68 MB

This unique compilation of essays and entries provides critical insights into the Latino/a experience with the U.S. criminal justice system.
Dissecting the Criminal Corpse: Staging Post-Execution Punishment in Early Modern England (Palgrave Historical Studies in the C

Dissecting the Criminal Corpse: Staging Post-Execution Punishment in Early Modern England (Palgrave Historical Studies in the Criminal Corpse and its Afterlife) by Elizabeth T. Hurren
English | Oct. 9, 2016 | ISBN: 1137582480 | 339 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

Those convicted of homicide were hanged on the public gallows before being dissected under the Murder Act in Georgian England. Yet, from 1752, whether criminals actually died on the hanging tree or in the dissection room remained a medical mystery in early modern society.

The Certified Criminal Investigator Body of Knowledge  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Jan. 11, 2017
The Certified Criminal Investigator Body of Knowledge

The Certified Criminal Investigator Body of Knowledge (Center for National Threat Assessment) by American College of Forensic Examiners Institute
2016 | ISBN: 1498752055 | English | 581 pages | EPUB | 5 MB
Interventions in Criminal Justice : A Handbook for Counsellors and Therapists, Volume 2

Interventions in Criminal Justice :
A Handbook for Counsellors and Therapists Working in the Criminal Justice System: Volume 2

by Peter Jones
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1910366099 | 211 Pages | True PDF | 0.8 MB

Interventions in Criminal Justice Volume 2 brings together the experiences and expertise of a range of practitioners who work within criminal justice and provides a broad and informative account of working therapeutically with a diverse range of clients and issues.

Interventions in Criminal Justice : A Handbook for Counsellors and Therapists  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by readerXXI at Jan. 10, 2017
Interventions in Criminal Justice : A Handbook for Counsellors and Therapists

Interventions in Criminal Justice :
A Handbook for Counsellors and Therapists Working in the Criminal Justice System

by Peter Jones
English | 2012 | ISBN: 1908993111 | 193 Pages | True PDF | 2.1 MB

From pharmacological approaches, through the treatment of various specific conditions and on to the use of poetry and art by prisoners, the book offers a series of thought-provoking chapters that will help inform the practice of anyone who works with this vulnerable population.
Manifest Madness: Mental Incapacity in the Criminal Law (Oxford Monographs on Criminal Law & Justice)

Manifest Madness: Mental Incapacity in the Criminal Law (Oxford Monographs on Criminal Law & Justice) by Arlie Loughnan
English | June 18, 2012 | ISBN: 0199698597 | 307 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 International licence. It is free to read at Oxford Scholarship Online and offered as a free PDF download from OUP and selected open access locations.
Whether it is a question of the age below which a child cannot be held liable for their actions, or the attribution of responsibility to defendants with mental illnesses, mental incapacity is a central concern for legal actors, policy makers, and legislators when it comes to crime and justice.

The International Criminal Court and the End of Impunity in Kenya  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Dec. 31, 2016
The International Criminal Court and the End of Impunity in Kenya

Lionel Nichols - The International Criminal Court and the End of Impunity in Kenya
Published: 2015-02-03 | ISBN: 3319107283, 3319375555 | PDF | 267 pages | 2.95 MB

Criminal Enterprise Investigation  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by interes at Dec. 29, 2016
Criminal Enterprise Investigation

Criminal Enterprise Investigation by Thomas A. Trier
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1498759440 | 231 pages | PDF | 7,7 MB

Ethical Dilemmas and Decisions in Criminal Justice [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Dec. 19, 2016
Ethical Dilemmas and Decisions in Criminal Justice  [Repost]

Ethical Dilemmas and Decisions in Criminal Justice by Dr Joycelyn M Pollock
English | 31 Jan. 2011 | ISBN: 1111346429 | 475 Pages | PDF | 4 MB

New examples of white collar crime, business scandals from Wall Street to Main Street, and more are all featured in ETHICAL DILEMMAS AND DECISIONS IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE.