Criminal Law for Police Officers
This book presents a general approach to substantive criminal law focusing on legal principles in plain English without the use of legalese and footnotes. New topics include hate crimes, assisted suicide, identity theft, and environmental crimes. As a reference for anyone in the law enforcement field.
- Hardback | 320 pages
- 154.94 x 231.14 x 20.32mm | 566.99g
- 24 Aug 2001
- Pearson Education (US)
- United States
- 7th edition
Table of contents
1. Historical Background of Criminal Law. 2. Fundamentals of Criminal Law. 3. Jurisdiction. 4. The Criminal Act. 5. The Mental Element. 6. Matters Affecting Criminal Responsibility. 7. Assault and Related Crimes. 8. Homicide. 9. Sex Offenses and Offenses to the Family Relationship. 10. Theft. 11. Robbery. 12. Burglary and Related Offenses. 13. Arson. 14. Forgery and Related Offenses. 15. False Imprisonment, Abduction and Kidnapping. 16. Crimes Involving Narcotic Drugs and Alcoholic Beverages. 17. Extortion, Blackmail, and Bribery. 18. Traffic Offenses. 19. Crimes Affecting Judicial Process. 20. Crimes Against Public Order. 21. Organized, White Collar and Commercial Crimes. Index.