The Handbook of the Criminal Justice Process / Edition 1

The Handbook of the Criminal Justice Process / Edition 1

by Mike McConville, Geoffrey Wilson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0199253951

ISBN-13: 9780199253951

Pub. Date: 11/01/2002

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This new handbook is an authoritative account of the criminal justice system in England and Wales that engages with the central issues common to any major criminal justice system. Compiling the thoughts and opinions of leading figures in this field of law, this volume provides comprehensive coverage of all the key areas of the system presenting a sequential account

Overview

This new handbook is an authoritative account of the criminal justice system in England and Wales that engages with the central issues common to any major criminal justice system. Compiling the thoughts and opinions of leading figures in this field of law, this volume provides comprehensive coverage of all the key areas of the system presenting a sequential account from investigation through to final appeal.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199253951
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
11/01/2002
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
9.60(w) x 6.60(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Preface, Professor Mike McConville and Professor Geoffrey Wilson
Foreword, Lord Irvine of Lairg
Introduction, Professor Mike McConville
1. The Structure and Organization of Criminal Justice in England and Wales: An Overview, Professor Robin White
2. The Organization and Accountability of the Police, Professor Robert Reiner
3. Police Investigative Powers, Dr Satnam Choongh
4. Covert Surveillance and the Use of Informants, Sybil Sharpe
5. Regulating the Police Station: the Case of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984, Professor Mike Maguire
6. Assisting and Advising Defendants Before Trial, Professor Ed Cape
7. Bail in Criminal Cases, Dr Anthea Hucklesby
8. The Right to Representation and Legal Aid, Professor Lee Bridges
9. The System of Prosecution, Professor Andrew Sanders
10. Alternatives to Prosecution, Rob Allen
11. Evidence in Criminal Cases, Professor Sir John Smith QC
12. The Exchange of Information and Disclosure, Roger Leng
13. Publicity Surrounding the Trial, John Sprack
14. Special Measures for Witnesses and Victims, Professor Jenny McEwan
15. Science, Experts and Criminal Justice, Dr Paul Roberts
16. Magistrates, Dr Penny Darbyshire
17. The Role of the Advocate, Mr Stephen Solley QC
18. The Role of the Judge in Criminal Cases, Sir Philip Otton
19. The Adversary Trail and Trial by Judge Alone, Professor John Jackson
20. Plea Bargaining, Professor Mike McConville
21. Trial by Jury, Professor Sean Doran
22. Juvenile Justice, Ms Nicola Padfield
23. Economic Crime, Professor Mike Levi
24. Mentally Abnormal Offenders - Disposal and Criminal Responsibility Issues, Professor Ronnie MacKay
25. The Sentencing Process, Dr David Thomas QC
26. Criminal Appeals: The Purpose of Criminal Appeals, Professor Rosemary Pattenden
27. Miscarriages of Justice and the Correction of Error, Professor Clive Walker
28. Restorative Justice: Assessing the Prospects and Pitfalls, Dr Carolyn Hoyle and Dr Richard Young
29. Research, Statistics and Knowledge of Crime, Professor Keith Bottomley

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