This timely publication explains the duties and responsibilities of the Home Office following its reorganization in 2007.
The New Home Office provides an accessible introduction but with sufficient detail for the more critical reader seeking to understand both the historic and modern-day role of this key office of State. Easy to read - written in the style of the acclaimed Waterside Press Introductory Series - this handbook contains a wealth of information making it an indispensable resource. An ideal text for students and practitioners alike.
An Introduction and The Criminal Justice System: An Introduction.
The contents of The New Home Office include:
A Basic Overview Public Safety, Liberty and Protecting the Public The Police and Policing Crime Prevention and Crime Reduction Terrorism and Emergency Powers Border Controls, Immigration and Asylum Safeguarding Personal Identity A Note of the Department's Extensive Miscellaneous Responsibilities The Changed Role of the Home Secretary
Reviews (of the First Edition with The New Ministry of Justice):
Internet Law Book Reviews Thames View Justice of the Peace
Bryan Gibson is a barrister-at-law and a former a clerk to the justices. He is editor-in-chief of Waterside Press. David Faulkner teaches at the Oxford Centre for Criminal justice Research and is a former Deputy Secretary of State at the Home Office.
Number Of Pages: 160
Published: 24th July 2008