- Briefs of cases include capsule, facts, issue, holding, reason and case significance.
- Includes list of "Top Ten" Most Important Cases in Day-to-Day Policing
2. The Exclusionary Rule
3. Stop and Frisk
5. Seizures -- In General
6. Searches -- In General
7. Searches after Arrest
8. Searches with Consent
9. Vehicle Stops and Searches
10. Searches of People in Vehicles
12. Electronic Surveillance
13. Plain View and Open Field Searches
14. Lineups and Other Pretrial Identification Procedures
15. Use of Force
16. Confessions and Admissions: Cases Affirming Miranda
17. Confessions and Admissions: Cases Weakening Miranda
18. What Constitutes Interrogation for Miranda Purposes?
19. Right to Counsel Related to Policing
21. Legal Liabilities
Jeffery T. Walker is a professor of Criminal Justice and Criminology in the Department of Criminal Justice at the University of Arkansas, Little Rock, where he has taught since 1990. He currently serves as the PhD Coordinator. A past president of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, Walker holds joint appointments with the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, and the University of Arkansas Medical School. His main areas of interest are social/environmental factors of crime and the study of non-linear dynamics as they relate to crime.
del Carmen, Rolando V.
Rolando V. del Carmen retired in May 2011 as Distinguished Professor of Criminal Justice (Law) in the College of Criminal Justice, Sam Houston State University. He has authored numerous books and articles in various areas of law related to criminal justice. He has won all three major awards given by the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, and has taught numerous graduate and undergraduate classes in law and has been a mentor and friend to many of his students.