Blackstone's Police QandA: Crime 2017 by John WatsonBlackstone's Police QandA: Crime 2017 by John Watson

Blackstone's Police QandA: Crime 2017

byJohn Watson, Huw Smart

Paperback | September 10, 2016

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Blackstone's Police QandAs 2017 are the essential revision tool for all police officers sitting the NPPF Step Two Legal Examination (formerly OSPRERG Part I). Written in partnership with the best-selling Blackstone's Police Manuals, the only study guides endorsed by the College of Policing, theQandAs' experienced author team follow subjects in the same sequence as the Manuals, providing the most authoritative means of self-testing outside of the promotion examinations. Blackstone's Police QandA: Crime 2017 contains hundreds of multiple-choice questions designed to reinforce knowledge and understanding of the Crime Manual. Matching the only format of questions you will see in an NPPF Step Two Legal Examination, each question has a detailed and comprehensive answerthat highlights not only the correct response, but also the reasoning behind the incorrect responses, allowing candidates to highlight any gaps or weaknesses in their knowledge. Full cross-references to the relevant Manual paragraphs and Keynotes encourage more effective studying, while a questionchecklist helps you track your progress.The 2017 editions of this popular series contain important updates, reflecting changes in the Blackstone's Police Manuals. This new edition on Crime includes new questions on the Modern Slavery Act 2015, the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 and the Criminal Procedure Rules 2015, aswell as revised material covering State of Mind and Criminal Conduct, and a revised chapter on Theft and Related Offences.Other titles in the series are: Evidence and Procedure QandA 2017, Road Policing QandA 2017, and General Police Duties QandA 2017. Blackstone's Police QandAs are also available as part of our online Blackstone's Police Manuals and QandAs service: http://www.blackstonespolice.comThis product is not endorsed by the College of Policing.
John Watson is a retired Inspector. He is a trained and experienced multiple-choice question writer with extensive experience in training police law students. He is also the author of the Blackstone's Police Manual 2017: Road Policing. Huw Smart is a former Chief Inspector for South Wales Police, having retired with over 33 years' poli...
Title:Blackstone's Police QandA: Crime 2017Format:PaperbackDimensions:304 pagesPublished:September 10, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198783108

ISBN - 13:9780198783107

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Table of Contents

1. State of Mind2. Criminal Conduct3. Incomplete Offences and Police Investigations4. General Defences5. Homicide6. Misuse of Drugs7. Firearms and Gun Crime8. Racially and Religiously Aggravated Offences9. Non-Fatal Offences Against the Person10. Miscellaneous Offences Against the Person11. Sexual Offences12. Control of Sex Offenders13. Child Protection14. Theft and Related Offences15. Fraud16. Criminal Damage17. Offences Against the Administration of Justice and Public Interest18. Offences Arising from Immigration, Asylum and People Exploitation

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