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Collection Highlights

Introduction to Private Security sources
Crime in Canadian Context cover
Policing cover
Deviance, crime, and control cover
Routledge Handbook cover
Perspectives on Policing cover
Policing and Young People cover
Narcotics cover
Report Writing cover
Law Enforcement cover
Canadian Police Work cover
Politics at the Airport cover

Recommended Open Educational Resources

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Towards an International Code of Conduct for Private Security Providers: : A View from Inside a Multistakeholder Process

This paper argues that a multistakeholder approach to develop standards adapted for the private sector and which creates governance and oversight mechanisms fills some of the governance gaps.

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Introduction to Criminal Investigation: Processes, Practices and Thinking

This book is a teaching text describing and segmenting criminal investigations into its component parts to illustrate the craft of criminal investigation.

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State Regulation concerning Civilian Private Security Services and their Contribution to Crime Prevention and Community Safety

A handbook published by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime addressing the intersection of the civilian private sector and state regulations.

Intelligent Video Surveillance

This book is an outcome of research done by several researchers who have highly contributed to the field of Video Surveillance. The main goal is to present recent advances in this important topic for the Image Processing community.

Transparent Lives

Although most Canadians are familiar with surveillance cameras and airport security, relatively few are aware of the extent to which the potential for surveillance is now embedded in virtually every aspect of our lives.


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