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  • U.S. Marshals: The Greatest Cases of America's Most Effective Law Enforcement Agency

    • ASIN: 0062227254
    • ISBN: 0062227254
    • Manufacturer: William Morrow Paperbacks

  • Life Undercover: Coming of Age in the CIA

    • ASIN: 0525654976
    • ISBN: 0525654976
    • Manufacturer: Knopf

  • The California Legal Investigator: A Book on Investigative Methods for Investigators Without Law Enforcement Authority and Managing a California-Based Private Investigations Agency

    • ASIN: 1976549388
    • ISBN: 1976549388
    • Manufacturer: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

    ABOUT THIS BOOK:This book is the UPDATED 2018 version that features a practice exam.This book is the SOFT COVER VERSION of the E-Book. For many, this is a popular choice. This book is easier to read than the E-book version, easier on your eyes, and something you can hold in your hand while you relax anywhere you want. Also, the 150 question practic... [Read More]

  • The Birth of the FBI: Teddy Roosevelt, the Secret Service, and the Fight Over America's Premier Law Enforcement Agency

    • ASIN: 1442265035
    • ISBN: 1442265035
    • Manufacturer: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

    Most people believe the Federal Bureau of Investigation began under J. Edgar Hoover in the 1920s or 1930s. Many also naturally assume it was developed for the express purpose of fighting crime. However, the reality is very different. The reality is it began years earlier, in 1908, under President Theodore Roosevelt. In The Birth of the FBI: Teddy R... [Read More]

  • Getting Agencies to Work Together: The Practice and Theory of Managerial Craftsmanship

    • ASIN: 0815707975
    • ISBN: 0815707975
    • Brand: Brand: Brookings Institution Press
    • Manufacturer: Brookings Institution Press

    Collaboration between government agencies, an old joke goes, is an unnatural act committed by nonconsenting adults. Eugene Bardach argues that today's opinion climate favoring more results-oriented government makes collaboration a lot more natural--though it is still far from easy. In this book, Bardach diagnoses the difficulties, explains how they... [Read More]

  • Trooper Down! Life and Death in One of the Nation's Most Elite Law Enforcement Agencies

    • ASIN: 0671676105
    • ISBN: 0671676105
    • Manufacturer: Pocket

    Describes the training of officers for the North Carolina Highway Patrol, and shares the anecdotes of troopers about the dangers and rewards of their work

  • The Texas Rangers: The History and Legacy of the West's Most Famous Law Enforcement Agency

    • ASIN: B0746RXK92
    • Manufacturer: Charles River Editors

    *Includes pictures*Includes contemporary accounts of the Rangers*Includes online resources and a bibliography for further reading*Includes a table of contentsIn the second decade of the 19th century, the precarious state of America’s transatlantic relationships began to stabilize. The War of 1812 ended, and the border status with Canada grew some... [Read More]

  • Phantom in the Night (B.A.D. Agency Book 2)

    • ASIN: B000UZQJKK
    • Manufacturer: Pocket Books

    In New York Times bestselling author Sherrilyn Kenyon’s thrilling novel of romantic suspense, a gutsy female agent from the Bureau of American Defense encounters an elusive killer who isn’t at all what he seems.After losing her mother to a vigilante killer, Terri Mitchell has dedicated her life to justice. Working covertly as a new agent for th... [Read More]

  • To Play the King (House of Cards)

    • UPC: 760789249167
    • ASIN: 1492606642
    • ISBN: 1492606642
    • Manufacturer: Sourcebooks Landmark

    The #1 International Bestseller from the Executive Producer of the hit Netflix series House of Cards.Francis Urquhart is back and the newly elected Prime Minister continues his climb to power. This time he will take on the King himself, threatening to expose Royal secrets. This game is winner-takes-all, but who will walk away the victor? The role o... [Read More]

  • K Street (A Kay Hamilton Novel)

    • ASIN: 0399573844
    • ISBN: 0399573844
    • Brand: Blue Rider Press
    • Manufacturer: Blue Rider Press

    The latest installment in M.A. Lawson's thrilling Kay Hamilton series, K Street finds the ex-DEA agent working solo to uncover the motivations behind a gruesome shooting at a covert intelligence agency in Washington, D.C.It’s been almost a year since Kay Hamilton was fired from the DEA for going rogue. Since then, she’s been employed by the Cal... [Read More]

  • Not-So-Secret Service: Agency Tales from FDR to the Kennedy Assassination to the Reagan Era

    • ASIN: B06ZZMTYQ3
    • Manufacturer: Trine Day

    While there haven't been many Secret Service related books about U.S. presidents, the ones still in print (and even those long out of print) are often sanitized memoirs of a politically correct nature or "tell-all" tabloid historical junk meant merely for entertainment purposes. The Not-So-Secret Service provides the facts with the bark off, so to ... [Read More]

  • Mary's Mosaic: The CIA Conspiracy to Murder John F. Kennedy, Mary Pinchot Meyer, and Their Vision for World Peace: Third Edition

    • ASIN: 1510708928
    • ISBN: 1510708928
    • Brand: Skyhorse
    • Manufacturer: Skyhorse

    Explores the murder of Mary Pinchot Meyer and her connected to President KennedyIdeal book for fans of The Devil’s Chessboard by David Talbot, The Reporter Who Knew Too Much by Dorothy Kilgallen, Dr. Mary’s Monkey by Edward T. Haslam, and other JFK conspiracy booksUpdated edition of the true crime expose, including new evidence and government d... [Read More]

  • A Question of Torture: CIA Interrogation, from the Cold War to the War on Terror (American Empire Project)

    • ASIN: 0805082484
    • ISBN: 0805082484
    • Brand: McCoy, Alfred W.
    • Manufacturer: Holt Paperbacks

    "An indispensable and riveting account" of the CIA's development and use of torture, from the cold war to Abu Ghraib and beyond (Naomi Klein, The Nation)In this revelatory account of the CIA's fifty-year effort to develop new forms of torture, historian Alfred W. McCoy locates the deep roots of recent scandals at Abu Ghraib and Guantánamo in a lon... [Read More]

  • Introduction to Emergency Management

    • UPC: 781349511036
    • ASIN: 012803064X
    • ISBN: 012803064X
    • Brand: Butterworth-Heinemann
    • Manufacturer: Butterworth-Heinemann

    Introduction to Emergency Management sets the standard for excellence in the field and has educated a generation of emergency managers. Haddow, Bullock, and Coppola return for the sixth edition with an emphasis on climate change as a major hazard. Fully updated throughout for new regulations and workflows, with new case studies covering the latest ... [Read More]

  • Drug Warrior: Inside the Hunt for El Chapo and the Rise of America's Opioid Crisis

    • ASIN: 1602865833
    • ISBN: 1602865833
    • Manufacturer: Hachette Books

    DEA Agent Jack Riley, "[Chicago's] most famous federal agent since the days of The Untouchables" (-Rolling Stone) tells the inside story of his 30-year hunt for the drug kingpin known as El Chapo, and reveals the true causes of the American opioid epidemic. Jack Riley, grandson of a Chicago cop known for using his fists, was born to be a drug warri... [Read More]

  • For the President's Eyes Only: Secret Intelligence and the American Presidency from Washington to Bush

    • ASIN: 0060921781
    • ISBN: 0060921781
    • Manufacturer: Harper Perennial

    From the co-author of KGB: The Inside Story and an acknowledged authority on the subject comes "the most important book ever written about American intelligence."--David Kahn, author of The Codebreakers and Hitler's Spies

  • The Pretender: My Life Undercover for the FBI

    • ASIN: 1250068630
    • ISBN: 1250068630
    • Brand: Thomas Dunne Books
    • Manufacturer: Thomas Dunne Books

    Of all the tools available to law enforcement, the living, breathing undercover operative remains the gold standard. This is true in TV shows and in the real world. In the era of electronic surveillance, UC work enforces accountability; it prevents mistakes, and of all the boots on the ground, undercover agents are often the most valuable. The FBI ... [Read More]

  • J. Edgar Hoover: The Man and the Secrets

    • ASIN: 0393321282
    • ISBN: 0393321282
    • Manufacturer: W. W. Norton & Company

    "The cumulative effect is overwhelming. Eleanor Roosevelt was right: Hoover’s FBI was an American gestapo." ―Newsweek Shocking, grim, frightening, Curt Gentry’s masterful portrait of America’s top policeman is a unique political biography. From more than 300 interviews and over 100,000 pages of previously classified documents, Gentry reveal... [Read More]

  • The Vendetta

    • ASIN: 1586487418
    • ISBN: 1586487418
    • Manufacturer: PublicAffairs

    In The Vendetta, author Alston Purvis recounts the story of his father, Melvin Purvis, the iconic G-man and public hero made famous by his remarkable sweep of the great Public Enemies of the American Depression—John Dillinger; Pretty Boy Floyd, and Baby Face Nelson. Purvis’s successes led FBI boss J. Edgar Hoover to grow increasingly jealous, t... [Read More]

  • Thinking Like a Terrorist: Insights of a Former FBI Undercover Agent

    • ASIN: 1597970263
    • ISBN: 1597970263
    • Brand: Brand: Potomac Books Inc.
    • Manufacturer: University of Nebraska Press

    As America’s global war on terrorism continues, statistics concerning terrorist attacks show a disturbing trend: from a twenty-one-year high in 2003, attacks tripled in 2004 and then doubled in 2005. And as the incidence of terrorist attacks increased, so has the number of terrorists. While the primary leaders of the Taliban, al Qaeda, and al Qae... [Read More]

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