Law Enforcement Handbook

Law Enforcement Handbook

5.0 1
by Desmond Rowland, James Bailey
     
 

View All Available Formats & Editions

No occupation in modern American society has been as picked at, pried apart, put upon, and misrepresented as police work. This well-researched book (co-written by a man with 27 years of experience as a patrol officer, detective, and police executive) documents the real nature and performance of policing. It is designed to provide the basic grounding a police officer…  See more details below

Overview

No occupation in modern American society has been as picked at, pried apart, put upon, and misrepresented as police work. This well-researched book (co-written by a man with 27 years of experience as a patrol officer, detective, and police executive) documents the real nature and performance of policing. It is designed to provide the basic grounding a police officer requires to perform effectively, and provides a theoretical and practical knowledge of investigative techniques necessary for success as a patrol officer or criminal investigator.

Sections include working the streets, recording information, responding to emergencies, stopping and searching vehicles, investigating traffic accidents, hazards and disasters, street psychology, interrogating suspects, handling the crime scene, forensic science, handling complex investigations, raids and searches, surveillance, computer crime, preparing for court, more. 294 pp.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781566194716
Publisher:
Sterling Publishing
Publication date:
03/15/1994
Pages:
294

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >