Shooting to Kill?: Policing, Firearms and Armed Response by Peter Squires,Peter Kennison

By Peter Squires,Peter Kennison

Shooting to Kill? Policing, Firearms and Armed Response explores the quandary of armed reaction policing within the united kingdom, and policing in a gun tradition.

  • Offers the 1st serious exploration of the ACPO code of steerage on Police Use of Firearms and different tactical manuals
  • Includes interviews with senior police firearms managers and significant case stories of police firearms incidents
  • Features the 1st in-depth, educational research of the Stockwell taking pictures incident and the Kratos policy
  • Provides a overview of key advancements in armed reaction policing round the world
  • Describes the the most important levels in armed reaction coverage improvement in Britain and explores the results of arming the police

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Evaluation for Risk of Violence in Juveniles (Best Practices by D.A. Andrews,Robert Hoge

By D.A. Andrews,Robert Hoge

Forensic psychological wellbeing and fitness evaluate (FMHA) has grown right into a specialization trained by way of learn directions. This sequence offers up to date details at the most vital and regularly carried out different types of FMHA. the nineteen topical volumes handle most sensible ways to perform for certain types of evaluate within the felony, civil, and juvenile/family components. each one quantity incorporates a thorough dialogue of the appropriate felony and mental techniques, by means of a step by step description of the evaluation approach from getting ready for the overview to writing the document and attesting in court.

Volumes contain the next invaluable features:

· containers that 0 in on very important info to be used in evaluations

· information for top perform and cautions opposed to universal pitfalls

· Highlighting of appropriate case legislation and statutes

· Separate checklist of overview instruments for simple reference

· worthwhile word list of key words for the actual topic

In making strategies for most sensible perform, authors contemplate empirical help, felony relevance, and consistency with moral criteria. those volumes provide valuable information for a person eager about carrying out or utilizing forensic reviews. This ebook areas juvenile danger review in the context of FMHA for juveniles, so these utilizing it's going to locate it fairly precious to include into their reviews of possibility and desires for teens within the juvenile justice system.

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Crime and Criminal Behavior. Ethical Challenges and by Louis Howell Jr

By Louis Howell Jr

Essay from the yr 2013 within the topic Psychology - Forensic Psychology, Penal approach, Boston collage, path: examine equipment CJ 703, language: English, summary: during this paintings, a number of little essays take care of the topic of crime and legal habit. it is going to be seemed into criminological idea within the examine technique and the way it predicts felony habit in addition to which standards needs to be met in a learn to end up that drug use motives crime.
Another essay explores how the media portrays girls who kill by utilizing content material research and a final textual content will specialize in attainable moral demanding situations in a research of a greatest safeguard criminal meditation program.

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Serienmörder im Visier. Gewaltverbrecher und ihre by Christof Niemann,Sten Cudrig,Marcus Gießmann

By Christof Niemann,Sten Cudrig,Marcus Gießmann

Fachbuch aus dem Jahr 2013 im Fachbereich Psychologie - Forensische Psychologie, Strafvollzug, , Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Von Jack the Ripper bis Ted Bundy: Die Verbrechen von Serienmördern stoßen ab und faszinieren gleichermaßen. Abnorme Gewaltexzesse führen zur immer wiederkehrenden Frage: Wie sind solche Taten möglich?

Dieses Buch ist ein Versuch, Erklärungsansätze zu liefern. Es behandelt die Typologie, psychologische Verfassung und Sozialisation der Täterpersönlichkeit sowie das Phänomen des Serienmordes in der modernen Gesellschaft.

Aus dem Inhalt:
Erklärungsansätze der Entwicklung zum Serienmörder; Soziologische Erklärungsmodelle für Verbrechen; Kategorisierung von Serienmördern; Rechtliche Qualifizierung von Serienmord; Serienmord und Gesellschaft; Täterprofilforschung: Zur Generierung von Täterprofilen

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Profiling the Lethal Employee: Case Studies of Violence in by Michael D Kelleher Ph.D.

By Michael D Kelleher Ph.D.

In this exploration of latest chances for the aid of place of work violence and occupational murder inside of quite a few paintings environments, Kelleher examines the crimes of the deadly worker or ex-employee and develops a profile of features and behaviors usually linked to office violence or homicide. This profile, in flip, can be utilized to acknowledge strength violence prior to it happens, permitting employers to plan early and potent intervention innovations. the writer develops the profile of the doubtless deadly worker via behavioral technology versions and an research of case histories of incidents of occupational homicide.

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Forensic Psychotherapy and Psychopathology (The Forensic by Brett Kahr

By Brett Kahr

This unprecedented e-book provides to the short transforming into region of forensic psychotherapy and exhibits the relevance of Winnicott's paintings to treatment with the most disadvantaged in our society.Contributors:Brett Kahr; Jennifer Johns; Estela Welldon; Joan Raphael-Leff; Valerie Sinason; Jeannie Milligan; Donald Campbell; Em Farrell; Peter Giovacchini; Charles Socarides; Murray Cox.

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Evaluation of Capacity to Consent to Treatment and Research by Scott Y.H. Kim

By Scott Y.H. Kim

Forensic psychological future health evaluation (FMHA) has grown right into a specialization expert by way of examine directions. This sequence offers updated info at the most vital and often performed types of FMHA. the nineteen topical volumes handle top ways to perform for certain types of assessment within the felony, civil, and juvenile/family components. every one quantity features a thorough dialogue of the suitable criminal and mental techniques, by means of a step by step description of the evaluation technique from getting ready for the evaluate to writing the file and attesting in court.

Volumes contain the next priceless features:

· containers that 0 in on vital details to be used in evaluations

· counsel for top perform and cautions opposed to universal pitfalls

· Highlighting of correct case legislations and statutes

· Separate record of overview instruments for simple reference

· worthy word list of key phrases for the actual topic

In making strategies for most sensible perform, authors ponder empirical aid, criminal relevance, and consistency with moral criteria. those volumes provide helpful suggestions for a person thinking about accomplishing or utilizing forensic reviews. sufferers supply legitimate proficient consent to a therapy or a diagnostic process in the event that they have adequate means, were given applicable info, and provides consent freely with no coercion or undue impact. whilst a patient's potential for therapy consent is doubtful, a clinician needs to ensure even if the sufferer certainly has the capability. This e-book presents transparent, step by step details at the evaluate method for skill to consent to either therapy and research.

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Suggestibility in Legal Contexts: Psychological Research and by Anne M. Ridley,Fiona Gabbert,David J. La Rooy

By Anne M. Ridley,Fiona Gabbert,David J. La Rooy

A accomplished survey of the speculation, learn and forensic implications regarding suggestibility in criminal contexts that incorporates the most recent research.

  • Provides an invaluable digest for teachers and a depended on textual content for college students of forensic and utilized psychology
  • A important source for felony practitioners who have to familiarize themselves with the subject
  • Includes useful feedback for minimizing witness suggestibility in interviews
  • Features subject matters that target suggestibility at every one degree - from witnessing against the law via to trial

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Handbook of Forensic Assessment: Psychological and by Eric Y. Drogin,Frank M. Dattilio,Robert L. Sadoff,Thomas G.

By Eric Y. Drogin,Frank M. Dattilio,Robert L. Sadoff,Thomas G. Gutheil

The first instruction manual to discover forensic evaluation from psychiatric and mental perspectives

"The editors have assembled a powerful collaboration among psychiatrists and psychologists to bring about serious wisdom and perception to the center competency of forensic overview. This guide is key analyzing and a complete source for either newly minted and professional forensic practitioners."
Robert I. Simon, MD, Director, application in Psychiatry and legislation, Georgetown collage university of Medicine

"This long-awaited source blows the airborne dirt and dust off conventional criteria, shakes the cobwebs out of our outdated methods of pondering, and indicates the sensible steps in generating paintings that would make feel to juries and stand up to the main skillful cross-examination. . . . [T]here is not any higher resource."
Kenneth S. Pope, PhD, ABPP, Diplomate in scientific Psychology; coauthor, Ethics in Psychotherapy and Counseling, Fourth Edition

"From coaching to assortment to interpretation to conversation of the implications, this glorious, entire treasure exhibits how you can behavior forensic tests. each one the best option evidence-based bankruptcy is gifted from the collaboration among psychologists and psychiatrists. it's a must-have source for forensic specialists in addition to common practitioners or an individual wishing to appreciate regular of care in forensic assessment."
Melba Vasquez, PhD, ABPP, 2011 American mental organization President

The practitioner-oriented insurance within the Handbook of Forensic Assessment examines:

  • The present nation of psychology and psychiatry—including considered necessary medical advantage, moral guidance, and concerns of multidisciplinary collaboration

  • Various ways to checks in legal and civil matters

  • The ideas of powerful guidance, information assortment, and interpretation, in addition to conversation for every specific situation

  • Topics together with competence to face trial, sexual criminal reviews, addictions, baby abuse, and education

  • Overarching perform concerns, resembling perform improvement, retention, repayment, session, and forensic treatment

  • Includes pattern experiences that exhibit the integrative capability of either psychology and psychiatry

Incorporating a wealth of present and multidisciplinary learn, the Handbook of Forensic Assessment is destined to turn into each psychological wellbeing and fitness professional's most respected one-stop reference for his or her forensic work.

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Das Anti-Aggressivitäts-Training (AAT) für Gewalttäter by Martin Wolf

By Martin Wolf

Studienarbeit aus dem Jahr 2001 im Fachbereich Psychologie - Forensische Psychologie, Strafvollzug, word: 2,0, Universität der Bundeswehr München, Neubiberg (Fakultät für Sozialwissenschaften - Institut für Psychologie und Erziehungswissenschaft), Veranstaltung: Seminar Jugendkriminalität, Sprache: Deutsch, summary: Die vorliegende Seminararbeit befaßt sich mit dem Anti-Aggressivitäts-Training (AAT) als deliktspezifische Behandlungsmaßnahme von gewalttätigen Jugendlichen im Jugendstrafvollzug.

Die Arbeit stellt sich als zentrale Frage: Wie effizient ist das Anti-Aggressivitäts-Training eigentlich? Um dies zu klären, werden die Zielgruppe und der Trainingsaufbau sowie Trainingsfaktoren, Lerninhalte und Lernziele des AAT dargestellt. Im zweiten Teil der Arbeit wird eine von Prof. Dr. Jens Weidner durchgeführte Erhebung zur Effizienz des Anti-Aggressivitäts-Trainings erläutert und kritisch beleuchtet.

Das AAT ist eine deliktspezifische, sozialpädagogisch-psychologische Behandlungsmaßnahme für gewalttätige Wiederholungstäter im Jugendstrafvollzug. Das education beruht auf einem lerntheoretisch-kognitiven Paradigma, wobei Erkenntnisse der Aggressionstheorien im Vordergrund stehen.

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