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Confidential informant : law enforcement's most valuable tool

Author: John Madinger
Publisher: Boca Raton, FL : CRC Press, ©2000.
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While television super sleuths like Columbo and Quincy are famous for solving crimes through brilliant deductions and scientific evidence, in reality it is the use of informants that leads to the arrests and convictions of more criminals than any other investigative technique in law enforcement. This book explores the covert and clandestine world of informants -- revealing the secrets of how to find them and make  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Case studies
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Madinger
ISBN: 0849307090 9780849307096
OCLC Number: 41944668
Description: xv, 331 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Preface --
Chapter 1. The divine manipulation of the threads --
Chapter 2. The informant in law enforcement --
Chapter 3. The weight of betrayal --
Chapter 4. Motivation and behavior --
Chapter 5. Informant development --
Chapter 6. Access --
Chapter 7. Informant management --
Chapter 8. Interviewing and communication skills --
Chapter 9. Case development --
Chapter 10. Special situations --
Chapter 11. Legal issues --
Chapter 12. Ethical considerations and integrity --
Appendix A. Source debriefing guide --
Appendix B. Federal sentencing guidelines --
Appendix C. Informant management guidelines and procedures --
Appendix D. Reward provisions --
Appendix E. Informant agreement --
Bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: John Madinger.
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