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Homeland Security: An Introduction to Principles and Practice, Second Edition

- The work is a well-organized, thought-provoking manual that is far superior to most references on the topic. Each chapter presents a distinct aspect of homeland security written in an easy-to-understand format.

Introduction to Intelligence Studies

- Introduction to Intelligence Studies has been written for the student who has an interest in gaining a basic understanding of the way intelligence delivers a decision advantage in a rapidly evolving world.

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. 

Catastrophic Impact and Loss: The Capstone of Impact Assessment

-  The author takes a complex view of risk management by probing into the uncertainty of the sociopolitical climate in our world today as it relates to probable and possible threats.

History in Blue: 160 Years of Women Police, Sheriffs, Detectives, and State Troopers

- History in Blue is an entertaining yet factual historical account of women in law enforcement throughout the years. llan Duffin does an impressive job of highlighting the advancement of women in law enforcement from the 1800s to the present and even offers some insight into the future.  

Introduction to Computer Networks and Cybersecurity

- To use a boxing analogy, Introduction to Computer Networks and Cybersecurity is a superheavyweight of a book, coming in at nearly 10 pounds and more than 1,300 pages. And there is hardly a networking or data security topic that is not detailed in this reference.

The Comprehensive Handbook of School Safety

- This book provides a holistic approach to assessing the challenges involved in school safety through thoughtful pieces by the editor and 15 contributors. The book is divided into four major sections: school security, school safety, emergency management, and program development and execution.

American Police: A History, 1945-2012

- Noted scholar and former police commander Thomas Reppetto traverses the path of American policing from 1945 to the present in the second volume of American Police: A History. The story is scholarly, professional and personal. Above all, it is riveting.

Information Security Governance Simplified: From the Boardroom to the Keyboard

- In Information Security Governance Simplified, author Todd Fitzgerald provides an excellent over­view on how security managers can create an effective information security program without breaking the bank. He shows the reader how to create a governance program that includes all of the necessary managerial, technical, and operational controls.

Ending Campus Violence: New Approaches to Prevention

- This timely and comprehensive study of school and campus violence is expertly compiled into a multidisciplinary summary that is understandable for anyone involved with campus safety.

Operational Mid-Level Management for Police, 4th Edition

- Author John Coleman, a retired major from a large metropolitan police department, provides the reader with solid information about leadership, especially as it relates to the decision-making process. Moreover, he addresses the relevant managerial issues that supervisors must be aware of to adeptly perform their responsibilities.

Risk Assessment: Theory, Methods, and Applications

- Reading this text, it is hard not to be thoroughly impressed by author Marvin Rausand’s brilliant assessment of quantitative approaches to risk management. Although many of the examples cited are from other disciplines, the principles can be applied to security problems as well. It is practical, mathematically rigorous, and contains many theorems.

Cargo Crime: Security Theft and Prevention

- Cargo crime has significant criminal and financial impact on businesses and the economy. In Cargo Crime: Security and Prevention, author J.J. Coughlin offers his extensive industry experience to enlighten the audience on the many forms of cargo crime, its actors, and its impact.
 




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