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About the Book

Criminal Law and Procedure for Criminal Justice Professionals

Neal R. Bevans
Western Piedmont Community College

2014. 636 pages. ISBN: 978-1-4548-2477-0. With Teacher's Manual, PowerPoint Slides, and Test Bank.

About the Book

Criminal Law and Procedure for Criminal Justice Professionals is a complete, practical, and up-to-date introduction to the essentials of criminal law and procedure, covering all traditional concepts as well as recent developments, including technological advances in a wide variety of fields associated with criminal law.

Key New Features
• Access to the author’s wealth of experience as both a major felony prosecutor and a defense attorney, as well as extensive experience writing textbooks.
References to real cases emphasize particular issues under discussion, and case scenarios help students develop their understanding of the material.
The Profiling the Professional feature introduces students to legal professionals, including a judge, law enforcement officer, and defense attorney, explaining their day-to-day world and helping students gain insight into the real world of the criminal justice system
Learning objectives and succinct end-of-chapter questions, activities, and assignments help hone students’ understanding