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NCJ Number: 41140 Find in a Library
Title: VICE AND NARCOTICS CONTROL
Author(s): J R LENTINI
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 200
Sponsoring Agency: Glencoe Publishing Co, Inc
Encino, CA 91316
Sale Source: Glencoe Publishing Co, Inc
17337 Ventura Boulevard
Encino, CA 91316
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS BOOK COVERS THE BROAD AREA OF CONSENSUAL CRIME, THOSE CRIMES IN WHICH THE VICTIM WILLINGLY PARTICIPATES AND THUS IS AN ACCESSORY TO THE VICE ACT.
Abstract: IT PROVIDES A BASIC KNOWLEDGE OF VARIOUS VICE ACTIVITIES (GAMBLING, LOAN SHARKING, PROSTITUTION, SEX OFFENSES, AND NARCOTICS) AND THE VARIOUS METHODS USED TO SUPPRESS THEM. THESE ACTIVITIES ARE DEALT WITH FROM BOTH A PRACTICAL AND A PHILOSOPHICAL VIEWPOINT. AN ATTEMPT IS ALSO MADE TO PLACE THESE CRIMES IN PERSPECTIVE AMONG THE ACTIVITIES OF PROFESSIONAL, ORGANIZED CRIMINALS. AN INDEX IS PROVIDED....ELW
Index Term(s): Crime Control Programs; Crime prevention measures; Deterrence; Drug abuse; Gambling; Law enforcement; Loan sharking; Organized crime; Prostitution; Sex offenses; Victimless crimes
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