O'Brien, John T.

Crime and Justice in America : Critical Issues for the Future - Burlington : Elsevier Science, 2014. - 1 online resource (385 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Front Cover; Crime and Justice in America: Critical Issues for the Future; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Foreword; Preface; Introduction; Part I : The Public Role; Chapter 1. Policing: Is There a System? ; THE INDUSTRY APPROACH; THE METROPOLITAN AREAS STUDIED; THE PRODUCERS OF POLICE SERVICES; AGENCY COOPERATION AND SERVICE DELIVERY; IS THERE A POLICE SYSTEM?; NOTES AND REFERENCES; Chapter 2. The Future Shire Reeve-Tribune of the People; STRUCTURE AND SYSTEM OF LAW ENFORCEMENT; COST OF CONTROLLING CREME; THE SHERIFF; PROBLEMS OF PRESENT-DAY LAW ENFORCEMENT A SPECIFIC PROBLEM - INEFFECTIVE AND COSTLY INVESTIGATIONSTHE CHILD KILLER INVESTIGATION IN OAKLAND COUNTY, MICHIGAN; THE FRAGMENTATION OF LAW ENFORCEMENT; LEADERSHIP AND DIRECTION FOR FUTURE CHANGE; A PLAN FOR COUNTY DELIVERY OF QUALITY PROFESSIONAL SUPPORT SERVICES TO LOCAL POLICE AGENCIES; THE SHERIFF AND LAW ENFORCEMENT OF THE FUTURE; APPENDIX A A PLAN FOR COUNTY DELIVERY OF QUALITY PROFESSIONAL SUPPORT SERVICES TO LOCAL POLICE AGENCIES; Chapter 3. Future Role of the State Police in the Criminal Justice System; ANTECEDENTS AND DEVELOPMENT; THE STATE POLICE TODAY; SUMMARY NOTES AND REFERENCESChapter 4. The Future of Local Law Enforcement: The Federal Role; NOTES AND REFERENCES; Part II : The Private Role:Special Police; Chapter 5. Private Security and Police Relations; NOTES AND REFERENCES; Chapter 6. Campus and School Security; CAMPUS SECURITY; SCHOOL SECURITY; Part III : Organized Crime, Terrorism and Hostage Situations ; Chapter 7. Intelligence beyond 1984; HISTORY OF PRIVACY; TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCE; HISTORY OF INTELLIGENCE; TERRORISM; PRIVATE SECURITY; PROJECTIONS; NOTES AND REFERENCES; Chapter 8. Organized Crime and Justice beyond 1984; ALCOHOL; GAMBLING NARCOTICS, DRUGS AND CONTROLLED SUBSTANCESSUMMARY; Chapter 9. Political Terrorism; REVOLUTIONARY GROWTH DYNAMICS; THE REVOLUTIONARY MOVEMENTS INTRASTRUCTURE; POLITICAL TERRORISM; THE FUTURE OF TERRORISM; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; Chapter 10. Police Response to Hostage Situations; Part IV : Law, Courts and Corrections; Chapter 11. Criminal Courts of the Future; INTRODUCTION; THE NEED FOR CHANGE; COURTS AS CHANGE AGENTS; LEGISLATIVE CHANGES; REFORM OF COURT MANAGEMENT AND JUDICIAL PROCESSES; JUDICIAL SELECTION; CONCLUSION - WHERE DOES IT ALL LEAD?; NOTES AND REFERENCES Chapter 12. The Field of CorrectionSTANDARDS AND GUIDELINES; PROBLEMS IN PROGRESS; THE CROSSROADS BEFORE 1984; CORRECTIONS BEYOND 1984; CONCLUSION; NOTES AND REFERENCES; Chapter 13. The Female Offender: The 1980s and Beyond; PROFILES OF FEMALE OFFENDERS; FEMALE OFFENDERS TODAY AND TOMORROW; ETIOLOGY OF FEMALE CRIME - BIOLOGY AND ROLE; ETIOLOGY OF FEMALE CRIME - SOCIALIZATION; THE FUTURE OF FEMALE CRIME; PRESCRIPTIONS FOR THE FUTURE; NOTES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; Part V : Personnel in the Criminal Justice System: Anticipated Changes; Chapter 14. Problems in Police Leadership; GOVERNMENTAL FORM THE POLICE MODEL

Crime and Justice in America: Critical Issues for the Future details the importance of a unified justice system in the U.S. The title aims to tackle the measure that needs to be taken in order to develop a more unified system as to theory, profession, and separation of powers. The text first talks about the public role, and then proceeds to dealing with the role of private sector. Next, the selection covers organized crime, terrorism, and hostage situations. Part IV tackles laws, courts, and correction. The last part discusses the upcoming changes in the criminal justice system in terms of per

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Crime -- United States.
Criminal justice, Administration of -- United States.


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