Stolen Masterpiece Tracker. The Dangerous Life of the FBI's by Thomas McShane

By Thomas McShane

Mythical FBI secret agent Thomas McShane is among the world's premiere gurus at the billion-dollar paintings robbery company, and right here he provides a different memoir that gives an exciting experience throughout the underworld of stolen artwork and old artifacts. His services and indefatigable decision triggered FBI Director William H. Webster to call McShane because the Senior Investigator of the FBI's increasing artwork Squad.

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Applications of Information Systems to Homeland Security And by Hussein A. Abbass

By Hussein A. Abbass

More than a few threats within the parts of security and safety, from common failures to terrorism to standard battle, contain complicated interactions which are past the scope and services of conventional challenge fixing concepts. purposes of data structures to place of birth defense and safety presents an outline of advanced platforms' innovations, and offers either directions and particular cases of the way they are often utilized to defense and protection purposes. In modern doubtful occasions, those options grants a step forward within the power to version, plan and reply to severe occasions in glossy society.Applications of data structures to fatherland safeguard and security is a must-read for a person who's attracted to the parts of protection and protection, in addition to for undergraduate and postgraduate scholars who're desirous to know about the purposes of advanced adaptive platforms to real-life difficulties.

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Exceptionalism and the Politics of Counter-Terrorism: by Andrew W. Neal

By Andrew W. Neal

This ebook is an research and critique of the suggestions of ‘exception’ and ‘exceptionalism’ within the context of the politics of liberty and protection within the so-called ‘War on Terror’. because the destruction of the area alternate Centre on September eleventh 2001, a awesome transformation has happened in political discourse and perform. Politicians and commentators have often made the argument that the foundations of the sport have replaced, that this can be a new type of battle, and that extraordinary occasions require extraordinary measures. less than this discourse of exceptionalism, an array of measures were placed into perform, corresponding to detention with out trial, ‘extraordinary rendition’, derogations from human rights legislations, sanction or connivance in torture, the curtailment of civil liberties, and competitive conflict opposed to overseas legislation. Situating exceptionalism in the post-9/11 controversy in regards to the courting among liberty and protection, this ebook argues that the matter of exceptionalism emerges from the boundaries and paradoxes of liberal democracy itself. it's a remark and critique of either modern practices of exceptionalism and the serious debate that has shaped in reaction. via an in depth overview of the main theoretical contributions to the controversy, this e-book develops exceptionalism as a severe software. It additionally engages with the matter of exceptionalism as a discursive declare, as a technique, as an idea, as a theoretical challenge and as a tradition. this can be the 1st publication to seize the significance of the exceptionalism debate in one quantity, and may be of a lot curiosity to scholars of severe safeguard experiences, political philosophy, IR idea and sociology.

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Security Operations Management by Robert McCrie

By Robert McCrie

Security Operations administration, 3rd version, is the most recent version the seminal reference on company safeguard administration operations for today’s safeguard administration pros and scholars.

The bookexplores the features of today’s globalized offices, why safeguard has a key position inside them, and what the best situation are to safeguard practitioners and senior managers. Incorporating the newest defense learn and most sensible practices, updates to Security Operations administration 3rd version include explorations of the main abilities wanted via defense managers to illustrate the worth in their defense software, better emphasis on opting for and coping with probability, and assurance of the most recent technological advances in protection keep an eye on, command, communications, and computing. The 3rd variation additionally delves extra deeply than prior versions into on-line safeguard education practices, in addition to investigates the altering roles of ladies and minorities in safety operations.

  • Includes all-new circumstances and examples—including from open air the U.S.—providing insurance of either the company and technical points of security
  • Offers elevated assurance of cybercrime and office violence
  • Explores the most recent technological advances in safeguard keep an eye on, command, communications, and computing, and present concepts for a way potential protection group of workers are vetted, together with tips to use social media
  • Prepares safety pros for pro certification exams

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Policing and Contemporary Governance: The Anthropology of by W. Garriott

By W. Garriott

What's it that police and policing truly do? What are the consequences? How are those results mediated and skilled by means of various humans at diversified instances and in several contexts? This quantity attracts consciousness to the centrality of police and policing to the venture of governance and the adventure of being human within the modern international.

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Guard Force Management, Updated Edition by Lucien Canton

By Lucien Canton

Guard strength administration seems to be on the agreement protect strength as a company and demonstrates how present administration innovations can be utilized to enhance potency and bring up profitability. the writer takes confirmed administration rules and applies them to the aggressive safeguard undefined. This up-to-date variation comprises a wholly new bankruptcy on instruction and reaction to drawback which will hold enterprise continuity. The ebook makes a speciality of administrative and fiscal features which are usually ignored in protect businesses, and discusses making plans and accomplishing safeguard operations intimately. * Addresses the executive, monetary and customer provider wishes of the protection shield functionality; * info the analytical steps had to identify, equip, teach and hire a defend strength; * Emphasizes useful, confirmed administration options

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Wirtschafts- und Organisierte Kriminalität by Karlhans Liebl (auth.)

By Karlhans Liebl (auth.)

Dieses Buch erklärt, was once guy unter Wirtschafts - und Organisierter Kriminalität versteht und welche Deliktstrukturen sich dahinter verbergen. Der Autor Karlhans Liebl stellt die gegenwärtige scenario der Wirtschafts- und Organisierten Kriminalität in Deutschland umfassend dar und greift dabei auch Bezüge zum Ausland auf.

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Transatlantic Homeland Security?: Protecting Society in the by Anja Dalgaard-Nielsen, Daniel Hamilton

By Anja Dalgaard-Nielsen, Daniel Hamilton

This significant new examine offers either conceptual and useful information at a vital time whilst highbrow and functional efforts to guard opposed to the recent terrorism may still circulate past a in basic terms family concentration. growing a good and built-in nationwide native land safeguard attempt is an important problem. Europe and the USA have reacted otherwise to the emergence of mass casualty terrorism, yet needs to interact to deal with the various factor components, sectors, professions, and proper actors fascinated by the sort of broad-based thought. The authors recommend that Europe and the united states have much to achieve by means of coordinating extra heavily, and that the alternate of expertise is important as we try to stick prior to a studying enemy.  

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Armed Violence Reduction: Enabling Development (Conflict by OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop

By OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop

Every year, 740 000 humans die due to armed violence. It more and more exploits a hyperlink among clash and crime and undermines our probabilities of attaining the Millennium improvement targets. This ebook can assist relief donors - either coverage advisors and programme employees - to rework solid phrases into sturdy programmes which may finally support decrease armed violence globally. desk of content material : government precis advent bankruptcy 1. what's Armed Violence? bankruptcy 2. Armed Violence traits and Programming Gaps bankruptcy three. Armed Violence relief (AVR) and Prevention and the Armed Violence Lens bankruptcy four. exams: utilizing the Armed Violence Lens bankruptcy five. Programming Implications and methods Annex A. AVR and different OECD-DAC Priorities Annex B. Examples of nearby tools for AVR Annex C. extra Examples of oblique Programming Bibliography

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