A Dictionary Of Law Enforcement

Paperback | September 23, 2007

byGraham Gooch, Michael Williams

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A Dictionary of Law Enforcement is the only dictionary available with a primary focus on UK law enforcement terms. Succinct and practical in its approach, it contains over 3,400 entries covering ever aspect of this diverse field, including terms related to law, pathology, forensic medicine,accountancy, insurance, shipping, commerce and trade, criminology, and psychology. Entries are supported by a wealth of practical information, including (where appropriate) citations and references to statutes and legislation.In addition to the definitions, the dictionary also contains five useful appendices: Abbreviations and Acronyms, Recordable Offences, Disclosure Code, Disclosure Guidelines and Disclosure Protocol.. Written by two former police officers, both now lecturers in law and criminal investigation, the dictionary fills a significant gap in the law market and will be invaluable to police officers and trainee officers, students and lecturers of criminology, criminal justice, and police studies, and otherprofessionals needing clear definitions of law enforcement terms.

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A Dictionary of Law Enforcement is the only dictionary available with a primary focus on UK law enforcement terms. Succinct and practical in its approach, it contains over 3,400 entries covering ever aspect of this diverse field, including terms related to law, pathology, forensic medicine,accountancy, insurance, shipping, commerce and...

Graham Gooch is a senior lecturer at the University of Central Lancashire, teaching law and criminal investigation. Following a very short period as a Pilot Officer in the Royal Air Force he joined the Metropolitan Police in 1971. Serving mainly in the CID, rising to the rank of detective chief inspector, he worked in various departme...
Format:PaperbackDimensions:432 pages, 7.72 × 5.08 × 0.98 inPublished:September 23, 2007Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0192807021

ISBN - 13:9780192807021

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A-Z DictionaryAppendicesAbbreviations and AcronymsRecordable OffencesDisclosure CodeDisclosure GuidelinesDisclosure Protocol