A new edition of Texas Law Enforcement Handbook (Contemporary Criminal Procedure) has arrived here at the Harris County Law Library. Written for those engaged in the practice of criminal justice, this book sets out clear and concise discussions of important concepts in criminal law and criminal procedure. Explanations are supplemented by leading cases for which the authors have delineated the key issue presented, the holding, and the court’s reasoning for the decision. The authors have also provided additional notes and comments that further clarify some terms or themes presented in the case. Topics include: arrest, search and seizure, privacy expectations, confessions, and eyewitness identification.
Texas Law Enforcement Handbook (Contemporary Criminal Procedure) is a handy reference resource to have when faced with an issue involving the activities with which law enforcement personnel handle daily. Don't be put off by the words “law enforcement” in the title. This book is a good source of information for issues involving criminal procedure in its early stages.