Knowledge and the Probation Service: Raising Standards for by Philip Whitehead

By Philip Whitehead

This textbook is designed to aid trainee probation officials with the degree in Probation reviews, in particular with the NVQ components and making the hyperlink to the measure programme in probation. Written by means of Philip Whitehead and Jamie Thompson, every one with over 25 years’ adventure of the probation provider, it's going to even be helpful to these assessing and coping with trainees.Opening with an ancient evaluate of teaching in probation, the e-book strikes directly to study features of the NVQ, file writing, info for perform improvement Assessors, find out how to positioned education into perform as soon as certified, and past the codification of data to vocational excellence as a probation officer.Teaching and studying positive factors include:Chapter menus and summariesFurther readingGlossaryAppendicesTimely and correct, wisdom and the Probation carrier: elevating criteria for trainees, assessors and practitioners will stimulate and inspire trainees, provide foodstuff for notion for these inquisitive about the making plans and improvement of probation education, and should give a contribution to the broader debate concerning the nature of probation id in those altering instances for the provider.

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The King Of Sting. The Amazing True Story of a Modern by Craig Glazer

By Craig Glazer

No you can still have anticipated petty crime opposed to Craig Glazer stands out as the catalyst for a lifestyles at the area. yet nonetheless, not anything approximately Craig Glazer used to be predictable. a thin Jewish child from Kansas urban, Glazer used to be attending Arizona country collage whilst he used to be robbed whereas procuring marijuana for his fraternity brothers. His head packed with classes in crime and criminals discovered from the flicks, Craig made up our minds to get in spite of the purchasers who robbed him. He manage his first faux "sting," pretending to be legislation enforcement. Unbelievably, his plan labored, and it set him on a direction that used to be as not going because it was once risky. He masterminded a two-year spree of stings that stretched from Boston, Chicago, and Cleveland to Las Vegas, Phoenix, and la. Posing as every thing from neighborhood police to IRS brokers to inn managers, he and his staff arrange cons and raked in a fortune. Craig and companion Donald Woodbeck had such luck that the legal professional General's workplace requested them for...

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Madoff with the Money by Jerry Oppenheimer

By Jerry Oppenheimer

An exciting examine Bernie Madoff the fellow, and his scam

Madoff with the Money is a deeply anxious portrait of Bernie Madoff in keeping with dozens of unique, news-making interviews. From the values Madoff was once taught becoming up within the operating category city of Laurelton, Queens to his high-life on Wall road and the super-rich enclaves of Palm seashore and the French Riviera, bestselling writer Jerry Oppenheimer follows the disgraced cash manager's path as he works his approach up the social and fiscal ladder, and finally scams his trusting consumers in a $50 billion Ponzi scheme.

Through Oppenheimer's in-depth reporting, you will find new revelations during this startling case, and familiarize yourself with the trusting victims-ranging from non-profit Jewish charities to the likes of probably subtle participants equivalent to actress Jane Fonda who may "like to shake Madoff till his tooth fall out," the scion of the Baskin-Robbins ice cream empire who misplaced a package deal and was once pressured to hire out rooms in his condo, and New Jersey Senator Frank Lautenberg. there is even Madoff's personal sister-in-law and speak exhibit host Larry King, who it seems that did not ask the precise questions while he invested. All misplaced their much-needed lifestyles reductions, whereas others observed fortunes small and big evaporate within the grasping monetary operations of 1 of history's all-time charlatans.

Madoff With the Money

  • Delves into the main points of the illusive guy that misplaced traders billions
  • Weaves tales of Madoff's earlier with these of the current in a fascinating and obtainable style
  • Explores how the monetary rip-off that Madoff ran expense members and associations billions of dollars
  • Other titles via Oppenheimer: Toy Monster: the large, undesirable international of Mattel, and Just truffles: Martha Stewart the Unauthorized Biography

While there's different books at the Bernie Madoff debacle, none digs as deep or is going as a ways to discover the reality at the back of the fellow, and his wonderful scam.

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Restorative Justice in Context by Elmar G. M. Weitekamp, Hans-Jürgen Kerner

By Elmar G. M. Weitekamp, Hans-Jürgen Kerner

This ebook brings jointly a variety of papers initially offered and mentioned on the fourth overseas restorative justice convention, held on the college of Tbingen. The individuals comprise a number of the prime specialists within the burgeoning box of restorative justice, and so they offer a entire evaluate of constructing foreign perform and instructions, and the context during which restorative justice practices are constructing. Restorative Justice in Context strikes past a spotlight on restorative justice for juveniles to a broader main issue with the applying of restorative justic. learn more... hide; name info; Contents; 1. Multi-probem violent adolescence: a problem for the restorative justice paradigm; 2. Making version a advantage: comparing the capability and boundaries of restorative justice; three. New advancements in restorative justice to deal with kinfolk violence; four. clash answer and peer mediation: a pilot proggramme in Munich secondary colleges; five. How restorative justice is ready to go beyond the criminal partitions: a dialogue of the 'restorative detention' undertaking. 6. sufferers of critical violence in discussion with the criminal: key rules, practices, results and implications7. organizations, crime and restorative justice; eight. Rrestorative justice and company law; nine. Confession, apology, repentance adn payment out-of-court within the eastern legal justice method -- is Japan a version of restorative justice?; 10. criminal ideas and safeguards inside of Belgian mediation practices for juveniles; eleven. Re-offending after victim-offender mediation in juvenile court docket lawsuits; 12. C

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The Case Of Mary Bell: A Portrait of a Child Who Murdered by Gitta Sereny

By Gitta Sereny

"Gitta Sereny has labored with disturbed childrens, and her dignified, compassionate publication is a mile clear of the standard tawdry debts of sensational homicide trials... the tale of Mary Bell in all its terrifying aspect is instructed the following with nice lucidity, joined to notable charity and understanding." (Julian Symons Washington Post)

"Accurate and scrupulously reasonable" (T.C.N. Gibbons New Society)

"Gitta Sereny's transparent and readable e-book can help many folks to make feel of the story... She additionally attracts out the teachings to be discovered either via expert employees, and by means of society at large." (W.H. Allchin Mind)
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What form of baby murders one other baby? First released in 1972, The Case of Mary Bell nonetheless stirs controversy at the present time and is a piece of outstanding and compassionate journalism.

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