Police Research in the Federal Republic of Germany: 15 Years Research Within the Bundeskriminalamt by Roland V. ClarkePolice Research in the Federal Republic of Germany: 15 Years Research Within the Bundeskriminalamt by Roland V. Clarke

Police Research in the Federal Republic of Germany: 15 Years Research Within the Bundeskriminalamt

byRoland V. ClarkeForeword byH.-L. ZachertEditorEdwin Kube

Paperback | December 10, 2011

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In 1973, the central office of the German police, the Federal Criminal Police Office, was legally obliged "to maintain the necessary facilities for...research in forensic science", "to monitor crime trends and compile analytical reports and statistics on this basis", and "to conduct research with a view to developing police methods and procedures for crime control". This task is undertaken in the Research and Training Institute by the research units on criminology and criminal investigation and on technological development. In this volume, researchers from the Institute present their latest projects as well as report on the activities undertaken since 1973. This gives you a comprehensive picture of their wide-ranging work. They also examine the role that specialized police research plays for crime policy-makers, detectives and criminologists. A list of publications from the Federal Criminal Police Office completes the book.
Title:Police Research in the Federal Republic of Germany: 15 Years Research Within the BundeskriminalamtFormat:PaperbackDimensions:304 pagesPublished:December 10, 2011Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642741789

ISBN - 13:9783642741784

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Contents: Introductory Section.- The Picture of Crime.- Urban Planning and Crime Prevention.- Crime Specific Studies.- Enhancing Effectiveness of Detection and Criminal Investigation.- Name index.- Subject Index.