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Introduction to Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice (Paperback) (Ph.D. Ku00e4ren Matison Hess &
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Fully updated to reflect the latest changes in the field, this new edition provides comprehensive, practical coverage of both law enforcement and the criminal justice system as a whole (including courts, corrections, and juvenile justice) in one convenient volume. Acclaimed for its uniquely accessible writing style, many real-world examples, and its realistic and relevant "boots on the street" perspective, this new edition is packed with up-to-date information on today's hottest topics. These include the numerous ways technology is changing the day-to-day operations of policing; the recommendations of the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing, including the need to improve trust and legitimacy with the public and a shift to a guardian mindset; the law enforcement response to new terrorism threats such as ISIS and homegrown violent extremists, the consequences of Brady-Giglio violations, and more. What's more, the MindTap that accompanies this text helps students practice and master techniques and key concepts while engaging them with video cases, career-based decision-making scenarios, visual summaries, and more.
Number of Pages: 636
Genre: Education, Social Science
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Author: Ph.D. Ku00e4ren Matison Hess & Christine Hess Orthmann & Henry Lim Cho
Street Date: January 1, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-29-2022
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