Blackstone's Handbook of Ports and Border Security by Andrew StaniforthBlackstone's Handbook of Ports and Border Security by Andrew Staniforth

Blackstone's Handbook of Ports and Border Security

byAndrew StaniforthEditorPolice National Legal Database

Paperback | May 21, 2013

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Blackstone's Handbook of Ports and Border Security is a practical, portable handbook for police officers and other professionals concerned with security and crime prevention at all UK ports and borders. Over the past decade, significant legislative and operational changes have been introduced to strengthen British borders against international organized crime and terrorism. Police officers, counter-terrorism officers, immigration and customs officials are now required to work together within newoperating procedures and organizations. This book brings together all the relevant legislation, as well as powers, procedures and strategies for those professionals. Divided into two parts, Part 1 offers clear and detailed explanations of strategy, operational guidance, case studies, and an outline of the functions of key agencies. Part 2 is devoted to the legislation itself, focusing primarily on the powers and procedures for police, immigration and customsofficers, and the main offences relating to terrorist and extremist activity, organized crime, criminal assets, firearms, and aviation, rail and maritime security. Written by the Police National Legal Database, Part 2 features explanatory notes, related cases and points to prove.
Andrew Staniforth is an experienced counter-terrorism investigator who is responsible for designing and delivering training to counter-terrorism officers at one of the four specialist Counter Terrorism Units in the UK. He has been commended for his work on counter-terrorism training by West Yorkshire Police and has also been involved i...
Title:Blackstone's Handbook of Ports and Border SecurityFormat:PaperbackDimensions:420 pagesPublished:May 21, 2013Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:019966207X

ISBN - 13:9780199662074

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Table of Contents

Part 1: An Introduction To Ports and Border Security1. National Security2. Ports and Border Strategy3. Professional PracticePart 2: Powers and Procedures4. Aviation5. Immigration6. Rail and the Channel Tunnel7. Revenue and Customs8. TerrorismAppendix 1: Profile of Proscribed Organisations