Introduction Chapter 1: Policing in the United States: Balancing Crime Fighting and Legal Rights Chapter 2: Policing in India: Response to Transnational Crime and Terrorism Chapter 3: Policing in China: Terrorism and Mandate of Heaven Chapter 4: Urbanization, State, and Privatization of Policing: Urban Militias in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Chapter 5: Australian Police Responses to Transitional Crime and Terrorism Chapter 6: Police Response in the Russian Federation Chapter 7: Cross-Border Crimes and Policing: Challenges and Lessons for Nigeria Chapter 8: Transnational Crime and the Law: An Overview of Current Practices Author Biographies
John A. Eterno, a retired captain from the New York City Police Department, is associate dean and director of graduate studies in the Department of Criminal Justice at Molloy College. He is the author of Policing within the Law: A Case Study of the New York City Police Department. Dilip K. Das is the founding president of International Police Executive Symposium (www.ipes.info) and the founding editor-in-chief of its affiliated journal Police Practice and Research: An International Journal.
A wide ranging, diverse and provocative resource for those
interested in global policing. -- Eli B. Silverman, John Jay
College of Criminal Justice; author of NYPD Battles Crime:
Innovative Strategies in Policing
Invaluable resource for those interested in the dual law enforcement problems of international crime and terrorism.... Essential reading for all law enforcement professionals dealing with the devastatingly evil scourge of global criminality in general and the commission of terrorist acts in particular....Highly recommended. -- J. C. Watkins Jr. * CHOICE, June 2010 *
Police Practices in Global Perspective will be a must-have reference book for any serious student of police practices in other countries. It provides the reader with a view of the differences in police practices in various nations, selected with a broad view of the international communities, giving the reader a solid foundation. The combination of these noted researchers in one text greatly enhances the value of the text. -- Cliff Roberson , Editor-in-Chief * Professional Issues In Criminal Justice Journal *