Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention / Edition 5

Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention / Edition 5

by Lawrence Fennelly
     
 

ISBN-10: 0123852463

ISBN-13: 9780123852465

Pub. Date: 02/10/2012

Publisher: Elsevier Science

The Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention, 5th Edition, is a trusted foundation for security professionals just entering the field and a reference for seasoned professionals. This book provides a comprehensive overview of current approaches to security and crime prevention, tools and technologies to put these approaches into action, and

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The Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention, 5th Edition, is a trusted foundation for security professionals just entering the field and a reference for seasoned professionals. This book provides a comprehensive overview of current approaches to security and crime prevention, tools and technologies to put these approaches into action, and information on a wide range of specific areas within the field of physical security. These include school and campus security, cargo security, access control, the increasingly violent healthcare security environment, and prevention or mitigation of terrorism and natural disasters.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780123852465
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
02/10/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
632
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgments
Introduction1
1History and Principles of Crime Prevention and Security3
2Designing Security with the Architects23
3Security Surveys33
4Internal Theft Controls55
5Executive Protection76
6Crime Stoppers82
7"Awareness"88
8Community Oriented Policing103
9Crime Prevention through Environmental Design Strategies and Applications113
10Approaches to Physical Security169
11Physical Barriers182
12The Use of Locks in Physical Crime Prevention199
13Safes, Vaults, and Accessories241
14Security Lighting253
15Alarms: Intrusion Detection Systems268
16CCTV Surveillance281
17Guard Service in the Twenty-first Century296
18Bomb and Physical Security Planning313
19Transportation-Distribution Theft and Loss Prevention325
20Lodging Security358
21Alcohol and Security Procedures375
22Campus Security and Crime Prevention380
23Securing the Hospital Environment386
24Library Security389
25High-Rise Office Building Security397
26Multiresidential Security403
27Workplace Violence: Anticipation through Process, Not Prediction of Results414
28Preventing Workplace Drug Abuse427
29Domestic Violence: The Crime of the Nineties434
30Personal Safety and Self-Defense441
31Financial Institution Security444
32Automatic Teller Machines (ATMs)455
33Shopping Center Security460
34Hacking466
35Electronic Surveillance and Wiretapping468
36Managing the Organization473
37Planning, Management, and Evaluation480
38Designing Crime Risk Management Systems493
39Public Relations and the Media501
40Obtaining Community Support to Reduce Crime511
41Crime Prevention in Canada538
Index543

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