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INTRODUCTION TO LAW ENFORCEMENT AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE, 10th edition provides readers with comprehensive information on both law enforcement and the criminal justice system, all in one convenient book. This very practical, applied book not only examines the role of police within the larger criminal justice system but it also introduces readers to the other components of that system such as the courts, corrections, and juvenile justice. INTRODUCTION TO LAW ENFORCEMENT AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE, 10th edition has a uniquely accessible writing style with many real-world examples and has a "boots on the street" perspective. This new edition includes an extensive discussion of data-driven strategies and policing, such as CompStat policing, intelligence-led policing and evidence based policing. Readers will also learn about controversies surrounding immigration law enforcement and several new Supreme Court cases affecting law enforcement and the criminal justice system.

About the Author

Kären M. Hess, Ph.D, has written extensively in the field of law enforcement and conducts seminars on communications in law enforcement. She is a member of the English department at Normandale Community College as well as the president of the Institute for Professional Development. Dr. Hess is a graduate of the University of Minnesota, where she concentrated on educational psychology and instructional design. Christine Hess Orthmann has been writing and researching in various aspects of criminal justice for over twenty years. She is a co-author of numerous Cengage books, including COMMUNITY POLICING: PARTNERSHIPS FOR PROBLEM SOLVING (6th edition), CORRECTIONS FOR THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY, CRIMINAL INVESTIGATION (9th edition), and POLICE OPERATIONS (5th edition), as well as a major contributor to CONSTITUTIONAL LAW (5th edition), INTRODUCTION TO LAW ENFORCEMENT AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE (9th edition), INTRODUCTION TO PRIVATE SECURITY (5th edition), JUVENILE JUSTICE (5th edition), and CAREERS IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND RELATED FIELDS: FROM INTERNSHIP TO PROMOTION (6th edition). She is a member of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences (ACJS), the American Society of Criminology (ASC), the Text and Academic Authors Association (TAA), and the National Criminal Justice Honor Society (Alpha Phi Sigma), and is a reserve officer with the Rosemount (Minnesota) Police Department. Christine Hess Orthmann has a Master of Science Degree.

Table of Contents

Part I: THE EVOLUTION OF LAW ENFORCEMENT AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE. 1. A Brief History: The Evolution of Law and Our Criminal Justice System. 2. The American Quest for Freedom and Justice: Our Laws. 3. Crime in the United States--Offenses, Offenders and Victims. Part II: CONTEMPORARY LAW ENFORCEMENT. 4. Contemporary Policing: An Overview. 5. Patrol: The Backbone of Policing. 6. Specialized Roles of Police. 7. Policing after 9/11: Traditional, Community and Data-Driven Policing. Part III: CHALLENGES TO THE PROFESSION. 8. Policing within the Law. 9 Gangs and Drugs: Threats to Our National Security. 10. Terrorism and Homeland Security. 11. Issues Concerning Police Conduct. 12. Becoming a Law Enforcement Professional. Part IV: COURTS AND CORRECTIONS: LAW ENFORCEMENT'S PARTNERS IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM. 13. Courts. 14. Corrections. Appendixes. Glossary.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781111138981
Author:
Hess, Karen Matison, Ph.d.
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Author:
H, Christine
Author:
Hess, Karen M.
Author:
Hess, Karen M. (Karen M. Hess)
Author:
ess Orthmann
Author:
Orthmann, Christine Hess
Author:
Hess, Christine
Author:
Hess Orthmann, Christine
Author:
Matison Hess, Karen
Author:
Hess, Kren M.
Subject:
Criminal Procedure
Subject:
Introduction to criminal justice
Subject:
introduction to policing
Subject:
introduction to law enforcement
Subject:
Police
Subject:
Law
Subject:
Criminal justice.
Subject:
cj.
Subject:
Crime-Enforcement and Investigation
Subject:
Criminology
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20110131
Binding:
Loose-leaf book
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Pages:
648

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