Crime

Crime

1st Edition - July 1, 1981

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  • Author: M. A. Walker
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483294711

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Description

A work of reference to the sources of statistical material, both official and unofficial, on crime. It enables the user to discover what data are available, from where they may be obtained and what limitations there are to their use. A Quick Reference List of detailed information about statistical series is included and readers also have access to a computer held cumulative index for the entire series

Readership

Of interest to research workers in criminology, sociology and law, local authorities, government departments and economists

Table of Contents

  • (partial) Introduction

    The basis of criminal statistics

    Offences recorded by the police

    Cautions

    Proceedings in the courts

    Director of Public Prosecutions

    Appeals

    Known offenders

    Some offences in detail: normally prosecuted by the police

    Some offences in detail: normally private prosecutions

    The police

    Probation and after-care

    Prisons

    Parole

    Children and young persons

    The administration of the Crown Court

    Legal aid

    Miscellaneous

    Discussion

    Quick reference list

    Bibliography

    Appendices

    Subject index

Product details

  • No. of pages: 418
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Pergamon 1981
  • Published: July 1, 1981
  • Imprint: Pergamon
  • eBook ISBN: 9781483294711

About the Author

M. A. Walker

Affiliations and Expertise

Sheffield University, Sheffield, UK

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