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The Way of the Spirit

DESCRIPTION: The ninth of fifteen pages on Values (one of the Field Nodes comprising the subject tree of The Telson Spur), this page is one of seven comprising a list of links to on-line resources related to issues of law and public security, civil and global (including law and justice, crime and criminal justice, corporate crime and accountability, civil peace and security, global peace and security, international law, global trade policy and economic security, space policy and security, and intelligence and security). The coordinate pages, with a common header and List of Contents, contain links to resources related to the development of human rights and responsibilities (including civil rights, ideology and political belief, and social justice), women's resources, and to resources on private security (including freedom of expression and access, censorship and free speech, copyright and intellectual property, public access and private security, hackers and hacktivism, and noise, i.e., net abuse, junk mail, and spam).

KEYWORDS: authority; civil order; civil peace; civil security; cops; criminal investigation; crime detection; crime prevention; law enforcement; police; policing; public peace; public protection; public safety; public security

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  1. Human Rights and Responsibilities
    Disability Resources
    Ideology and Political Belief
    Social Justice: Freedom and Security

  2. Hera: Women and Woman
    Mnemosyne: Women and Learning
    Athena: Women in Science and Technology
    Pronoia: Women in Computing
    Arachne: Women and the Internet

  3. Public Security
    Law and Justice
    Crime and Criminal Justice
    Corporate Crime and Accountability
    Civil Peace and Security
    Global Peace and Security
    International Law
    Global Trade Policy and Economic Security
    Space Policy and Security
    Intelligence and Security

  4. Freedom of Expression and Access
    Censorship and Free Speech
    Copyright and Intellectual Property
    Public Access and Private Security
    Hackers and Hacktivism
    Noise (Net Abuse, Junk Mail, and Spam)


Public Security

Law and Justice
Crime and Criminal Justice
Corporate Crime and Accountability
Civil Peace and Security
Global Peace and Security
International Law and Justice
Global Trade Policy and Economic Security
Space Policy and Security
Intelligence and Security


Civil Peace and Security

Get the thing straight once and for all. The policeman isn't there to create disorder. The policeman is there to preserve disorder.
Richard Daley (Chicago, 1968)

AELE's Home Page (Americans for Effective Law Enforcement, Chicago)
AIDWYC | The Association in Defence of the Wrongly Convicted
APEC Hearing (RCMP Public Complaints Commission)
Army Forces for Homeland Security (Lynn E. Davis et al., RAND Corporation, 2004) PDF
Association for Biometrics (UK)
BC Coroners Service (Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General, Government of British Columbia)
BC's Fallen Heroes (Steve Gibson & Tod Catchpole, BC Law Enforcement Memorial Society)
Biometric Consortium (US)
Biometric Domain: The Biometric Index Site
The Biometric Foundation
Biometrics (U.S. Department of Defense)

Biometrics.gov (US)
Biometrics Research (PRIP, Michigan State University)
Biometrics: 21st Century Security (Stan Smith, InfosecWriters, 30 May 2006) PDF
Biometrics - The Wave of the Future? (Gary Daniel, InfosecWriters, 30 May 2006) PDF
Biometrics: Who's Watching You? (Electronic Frontier Foundation)
Black Book Online: Free Web Searches for Investigators
Blackwater USA (Erik Prince et al., Moyock, North Carolina)
Bounty Hunters Online
Buy Pepper Spray Today (Josephy Morris)
Canada Border Services Agency (Government of Canada)
Canadian Firearms Centre
Canadian Firearms Registry
Canadian security (CBC News In Depth)
CanadiansNanaimo (Paul Manly et al., Council of Canadians)
-- Stop SPP Protest - Union Leader stops provocateurs (Montebello, 20 Aug 2007; YouTube)
CANPOL | Canadian Police Experts Overseas (Ottawa)
CardTech/SecurTech | CardTechnology.com
CATSA Internet ACSTA (Canadian Air Transport Security Authority)
Center for Problem-Oriented Policing (COPS, Community Oriented Policing Services, U.S. Department of Justice)
Clear, Hold, and Build: The Role of Culture in the Creation of Local Security Forces (Michael R. Evans, School of Advanced Military Studies, US Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, 25 May 2006) PDF
Collecting Evidence from a Running Computer: A Technical and Legal Primer for the Justice Community (Todd G. Shipley & Henry R. Reeve, SEARCH: The National Consortion for Justice Information and Statistics, Sacramento, California) PDF
Cop Net and Police Resource List
-- Police Agency Official Home Pages
-- Police Resource List

CopNet.org - International Law Enforcement
COPScgi.com (Wesley A. Edens)
COPS | Community Oriented Policing Services
(U.S. Department of Justice)
CopSeek Directory and Police Search Engine
Criminal Intelligence Service Canada (CISC)
Da Vinci's Inquest (Chris Haddock et al.)
The Death of John Joseph Harper (Vol III of the Report of the Aboriginal Justice Inquiry of Manitoba, Nov 1999)
DNA: A Prosecutor's Practice Notebook (DNA.gov, U.S. Department of Justice)
Domestic Preparedness (SBCCOM Online, US Army)
Don't Taser me, I'm a writer (Heather Mallick, CBC News Analysis & Viewpoint, 24 Sep 2007)
Efficacy and Safety of Electrical Stun Devices (Dennis K. McBride & Natalie B. Tedder, Potomac Institute for Policy Studies, 29 Mar 2005) PDF
Enhancing Police Integrity (Carl B. Klockars et al., U.S. National Institute of Justice, Dec 2005) PDF
Establishing Law and Order After Conflict (Seth G. Jones et al., RAND Corporation, 2005)
Europol (European Police Office)
The Events in the Death of Paul Boyd (Vancouver Police Department)
-- The investigation into Paul Boyd's death (The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti, CBC Radio, 31 May 2012)
The Extranet for Security Professionals (DARPA)
FBI Newspaper Articles Archive (NewspaperARCHIVE.com)
Federal Bureau of Investigation - Home Page
findBiometrics.com - The Complete Biometrics Resource Guide for Identification and Verification
Fitting-up - Andrew Green's Web Site
Flex Your Rights...to protect your civil liberties during police encounters
Force of First Resort: Katrina Offers Lessons for Improving the National Guard Response to Catastrophic Domestic Emergencies (Lynn E. Davis, RAND Review, Summer 2007)
Freedom, Security and Justice... (EUROPA - Justice and Home Affairs)
Global Privacy Enforcement Network: An International Network to Foster Cross-Border Co-operation (GPEN)
The Guatemalan Death Squad Diary and the Right to Truth (ed. Kate Doyle, NSA Electronic Briefing Book No. 378, 3 May 2012)
The Guatemalan Police Archives (Kate Doyle, NSA Electronic Briefing Book No. 170, 21 Nov 2005)
Guidelines for Starting and Operating a New Police Department (Deborah Spence et al., Community Oriented Policing Services, U.S. Department of Justice, 9 Aug 2006) PDF

Hearing on Private Security Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan (Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, U.S. House of Representatives, 2 Oct 2007)
-- Hearing on Private Security Contracting in Iraq and Afghanistan (Docuticker, 4 Oct 2007)
The HIT Law Enforcement Connection Ring
The HIT Law Enforcement Links
Homeland Security (Congressional Quarterly)
Homeland Security (Joint Publication 3-26, U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, 2 Aug 2005) PDF
Homeland Security Affairs (Journal of the Naval Postgraduate School Center for Homeland Defense and Security, Monterey, California)
Human Identification at a Distance
(Computational Perception Lab)
Human Security Brief (Human Security Centre, University of British Columbia)
Human Security Report: War and Peace in the 21st Century
(Human Security Centre, University of British Columbia)
IIR | Institute for Intergovernmental Research: Law Enforcement Research & Training
inJusticeBusters (Sheila Steele & Richard Klassen, et al.)
Insurgency Online Project (Michael Dartnell, York CISS)
Intelligence-Led Policing: The New Intelligence Architecture (Marilyn Peterson, U.S. Department of Justice, Sep 2005) PDF
International Association for Identification
The International Association of Chiefs of Police
International Association of Women Police
International Biometric Group

International Biometric Industry Association
The International Biometric Society
International Police Association
-- Canadian Section
Interpol (International Criminal Police Organization)
Investigator Network (Ken Wold, Guardian Investigations)
Iris Recognition (John Daugman, Cambridge Computer Laboratory)
Joint Non-Lethal Weapons (U.S. Marine Corps)
JUSTNET - Justice Technology Information Network (US National Law Enforcement and Corrections Technology Center)
Law Officer on Elsevier's LawOfficer.com
Law Enforcement Jobs and Employment
Law Enforcement Links Directory & Police Search Engine

Lessons Learned from 9/11: DNA Identification in Mass Fatality Incidents (President's DNA Initiative, U.S. National Institute of Justice, Sep 2006)
MAPS: Mapping and Analysis for Public Safety
(U.S. National Institute of Justice)
A Matter of Trust: Report of the Independent Investigator into Matter Relating to RCMP Pension and Insurance Plans (David A. Brown, Government of Canada, Ottawa, 15 Jun 2007) PDF
Metropolitan Police Service (Scotland Yard)
Military Police Complaints Commission (Government of Canada)
The Military Police Homepage
Misfortunes of War: Press and Public Reactions to Civilian Deaths in Wartime (Eric V. Larson & Bogsan Savych, RAND Corporation, 15 Feb 2007)
Missing Women Commission of Inquiry (Wally Oppal, Commisioner, et al., Vancouver, BC)
-- Pickton inquiry slams 'blatant failures' by police (CBC News, 17 Dec 2012)
Missing Women Investigation Review (Doug LePard, Deputy Chief Constable, Vancouver Police Department, Oct 2004; released 20 Aug 2010) PDF
The National Guard (U.S. Army)
-- State National Guard Web Sites
The 1919 Theory That Explains Why Police Officers Need Their Guns (Michael Shermer, eSkeptic, 7 Jan 2015)
Non-Lethal Weapons (SpecialOperations.com)
NonLethal Weapons (Terry Kiss, USAF Air University Library, Maxwell AFB, Aug 2004)
Non-Lethal Weapons Research Project
(Nick Lewer, Centre for Conflict Resolution)
Odd Squad Productions (Darrin Hurwitz et al., Vancouver, BC)
Overkill: The Rise of Paramilitary Police Raids in America
(Radley Balko, Cato Institute, 17 Jul 2006)
Peace Officers' Memorial Ribbon Society (Canada)
People with Mental Illness (Gary Cordner, Center for Problem-Oriented Policing, U.S. Department of Justice, May 2006) PDF
PITO Police Information Technology Organisation (UK)
Police Chiefs Desk Reference (International Association of Chiefs of Police)
Police Chiefs Guide to Immigration Issues (International Association of Chiefs of Police, 24 Jul 2007) PDF
Police Databases @ Internets
The Police Dog Home Page (Bob Eden & Gord Ney)

Police Guide (James C. Casey)
Police Intelligence Operations (U.S. Army Field Manual No. 3-19.50, Jul 2006) PDF
The Police Link (Gil Bechtel)
The Police Notebook (Richard M. Hamilton)
The Police Officer's Internet Directory
Police Resources in Canada (Statistics Canada)
The Police Services of the UK
Policing (CBC News In Depth)
Policing and Law Enforcement Directorate
(Solicitor General Canada)
P.O.V. | Every Mother's Son (Tami Gold & Kelly Anderson, PBS, 17 Aug 2004)
Precognitive policing: Do we want Minority Report policing? (Henrick Karoliszyn, Aeon Magazine, 3 Sep 2014)
The President's DNA Initiative (Office of Justice Programs, Washington, DC)
PrivateMilitary.org: The Private Military and Security Companies Web-link
Project 54 (CATLAB, University of New Hampshire)
Protective Services Resources (Education Index)
Public Safety (Government of Canada)
Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Canada

Racially Biased Policing: A Principled Response (Lorie Fridell et al., COPS, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC, 2001) PDF
RAND | Infrastructure, Safety, and Environment
(RAND Corporation, Santa Monica)
RCMP (CBC News Indepth, 10 Mar 2005)
RCMP (Royal Canadian Mounted Police)
-- British Columbia ("E" Division)
-- British Columbia RCMP Media Relations Website
RCMP On-line University
RCMP Public Complaints Commission
Report of the Homeland Security Culture Task Force (Homeland Security Advisory Council, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Jan 2007) PDF
Resource Central - Law Enforcement
Safe Within
Secret No More - FBI Files Website (Michael J. Ravnitzky)
Security Industry Association
Security On Campus, Inc. | Campus Security and Crime Victim Resources (US)
Shielded from Justice: Police Brutality and Accountability in the United States of America (Human Rights Watch)

Stonewalled: Police Abuse and Misconduct Against Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People in the United States (Amnesty International USA, Washington, DC, Sep 2005) PDF
Strategy for Homeland Defense and Civil Support
(U.S. Department of Defense, Jun 2005)
Taser International (Scottsdale, Arizona)
TRAC: Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse
-- FBI Site
Union Institute Research Engine -- Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Resources
United States Secret Service
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP.gov)
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Vancouver Police Department (Vancouver, BC)
Victoria Police Department (Victoria, BC)
Virtual Gumshoe: Investigative Resources on the Web
(David & Linda Guss)
Web Police (InterGOV)
War Comes Home: The Excessive Militarization of American Policing (American Civil Liberties Union, New York, Jun 2014) PDF
Women's Protective Services (Sheryl Cates et al.)
World Wide Web Monitor (Tom Lipscombe, Montreal)
Yahoo! Identification Systems

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