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- More than one in four people report having paid a bribe in the last 12 months when interacting with key public institutions and services and governments are not perceived as doing enough to hold the corrupt accountable. In the 2013 Global Corruption Barometer, Transparency International breaks down how widespread corruption is globally and how individual countries are handling the problem.

Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design, Third Edition

- This book touches on most of the areas security professionals handle every day: schools, parking lots, airports, housing areas, banks, and service locations are likely candidates for criminal activity.

Crime Lab Manual

- This manual is a step-by-step guide on how to process the scene of an investigation and solve a crime.

Gunman Killed by Law Enforcement In Attempted Georgia Courthouse Takeover

- A gunman armed with an assault rifle and explosives attempted to infiltrate a Georgia courthouse on Friday before being stopped by a court security deputy.

Morning Security Brief: Manhunt After Canadian Police Killed, Military Jet Crash, and Port Security Update

- Three Canadian police officers were shot and killed yesterday and the shooter is at large. A military jet crashed into a southern California neighborhood, but nobody was injured. And the GAO makes recommendations on port security.

Morning Security Brief: Details Emerge About California Shooter, Mudslide in Colorado, and Violence in Ukraine

- Chilling details are emerging about the 22 year-old gunman who killed six people in Santa Barbara, California on Friday. Search efforts continue for three men missing in a massive mudslide in western Colorado. And at least 40 people were killed in Eastern Ukraine in a clash at the Donetsk airport between pro-Russian separatists and the military.

Morning Security Brief: Search For Nigerian Girls, Iranian Hacker Threat, and Questions for Google

- The U.S. is deploying surveillance aircraft in Nigeria, Iranian hackers have become more aggressive, and Europe's Google search results come into question.

Morning Security Brief: Bomb Plot Foiled, Subway Crash, Transportation Protocols, and More

- Police have foiled a teenager's elaborate plan to kill his family and bomb his high school, more than 200 people were injured after two subway trains collided in Seoul, the GAO says HAZMAT transportation protocols should be reviewed, and more.

Morning Security Brief: Three Americans Killed at Afghan Hospital, National Zoo Security Concerns, And More

- Three U.S. foreign nationals were killed at a hospital in Kabul by a security guard, the National Zoo rethinks its security plan after a shooting Monday, lawmakers urge an audit of airport perimeter security, and more.

Morning Security Brief: Stabbing Rampage at High School, Heartbleed Bug Updates, And More

- A student has been charged as an adult after stabbing 21 at a Pennsylvania high school yesterday morning. The Heartbleed flaw has experts scrambling to find a solution for both Web site owners and users. And a software engineer says he warned the University of Maryland of their security flaw four months before the school was hacked.

Hackers Turn to Cargo Crime

- Criminals no longer need to break into physical cargo when they can control shipments electronically.

White-Collar Crime: Accounts of Offending Behaviour

- This book brings together research on white-collar crime that provides investigators and security professionals useful insight on fraud from the perspective of different types of fraudsters.

Crime Prevention: Approaches, Practices, and Evaluations, Eighth Edition

-  In the eighth edition of Crime Prevention, Professor Steven Lab, director of the Criminal Justice Program at Bowling Green State University, sets out to update the research on crime prevention that he began 25 years ago. 
 




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