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Money Laundering Prevention: Deterring, Detecting, and Resolving Financial Fraud

- Turner accurately and succinctly explains this form of criminal operation.

Industrial Network Security: Securing Critical Infrastructure Networks for Smart Grid, SCADA, and Other Industrial Control Syste

- For those looking to get a handle on how to effectively secure critical infrastructure networks, Industrial Network Security is an excellent reference.

Catastrophic Disaster Planning and Response

- Oliver does an excellent job of covering this topic, providing tips even seasoned professionals can learn from and building the reader’s knowledge base with a historical perspective.

The Quiet Threat: Fighting Industrial Espionage in America

- This second edition updates its treatment of the topic with additions on tradecraft of the industrial spy and data mining of business information.

Emergency Management Exercises: From Response to Recovery

- There is no shortage of books available to help security managers deal comprehensively with creating, conducting, and evaluating emergency exercises. This is the latest to tackle this subject. And it does an excellent job of pulling together the key elements in this area.

The Quiet Threat: Fighting Industrial Espionage in America, 2nd Edition

- Ronald Mendell explains governmental spying and how it differs from industrial espionage, with the latter being the primary focus of this work.

Human Intelligence, Counterterrorism, and National Leadership: A Practical Guide

- Retired CIA Officer Gary Berntsen has prepared an insightful guide to the realm of intelligence and counterterrorism that is both useful and easy to read.

Pick Up Your Own Brass: Leadership the FBI Way

- The message is that supervisors and leaders who demonstrate by personal example that they’re not too busy or too self-important to bend over and pick up their own spent brass on the firing range are more effective than others who do not.

Silent Safety: Best Practices for Protecting the Affluent.

- This book’s focus is on asset protection of high-net-worth individuals and families, says reviewer John Friedlander.

Terrorism and WMDs: Awareness and Response

- This book contains a great deal of intermediate-level information on the subject of weapons of mass destruction.

Managing the Use of Force Incident: For Criminal Justice Officers, Supervisors, and Administrators

- The subtitle of this book refers to criminal justice officers, supervisors, and administrators, but the principles can also apply to security directors and managers whose officers may have to use force as part of their jobs.

Homeland Security: What Is It and Where Are We Go­ing?

- Overall, I was impressed by Guiora’s narrowness of focus on the topic while acknowledging that the subject area is quite broad.

Practical Methods for Legal Investigations: Concepts and Protocols in Civil and Criminal Cases

- Author Dean Beers was never a street cop, but as a county deputy coroner he learned his way around a crime scene and it shows.
 




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