eBook Policing White-Collar Crime: Characteristics of White-Collar Criminals, 1st Edition

  • Petter Gottschalk
  • Published By: CRC Press
  • ISBN-10: 1466591781
  • ISBN-13: 9781466591783
  • DDC: 363.25
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 340 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released February 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Combating white-collar crime is a challenge as these criminals are found among the most powerful members of society, including politicians, business executives, and government officials. While there are many approaches to understanding this topic, Policing White-Collar Crime: Characteristics of White-Collar Criminals highlights the importance of police intelligence in confronting these crimes and criminals and focuses on the identification, retrieval, storage, and application of information resources.

Theoretically based yet practitioner-oriented, this book offers a unique study of the contingent approach to policing white-collar criminals—emphasizing the essential elements of information management strategy, knowledge management strategy, information technology strategy, and value configuration in law enforcement. By implementing the techniques presented in this volume, law enforcement organizations can better develop and implement detection and prevention methods. This effective use of the critical element of police intelligence is a powerful tool for circumventing the tactics of white-collar criminals.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Series Editor's Preface.
1: White-Collar Crime Typologies.
2: White-Collar Criminal Typologies.
3: White-Collar Criminal Roles.
4: Women in White-Collar Crime.
5: Stage Model for Female Criminals.
6: Management Positions in Crime.
7: Victims, Detection, and Sector.
8: Statistical Analyses of Crime Sample.
9: Police Value Shop Configuration.
10: Police Information Management Strategy.
11: Police Knowledge Management Strategy.
12: Police Information Systems Strategy.
A Call for Authors.