Anabolic Steroid Abuse in Public Safety Personnel

Anabolic Steroid Abuse in Public Safety Personnel: A Forensic Manual provides readers with information on both the history and overwhelming evidence relating to steroid abuse in the law enforcement subculture. The text raises awareness regarding the pervasiveness of the problem that has grown into a systemic and nationwide phenomenon, and then addresses the consequences of anabolic steroid abuse on individual health, agency liability, and public safety. Particular attention is paid to forensic issues, including investigative, evidentiary, and legal concerns, facilitating just and lawful outcomes when these crimes are suspected or exposed. Provides readers with information on both the history and overwhelming evidence relating to steroid abuse in the law enforcement subculture An investigative and forensic desk reference manual for investigators and attorneys Pays particular attention to forensic issues, including investigative, evidentiary, and legal concerns

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  • Author : Brent E. Turvey
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 158 pages
  • ISBN : 0128028777
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Anabolic Steroid Abuse in Public Safety Personnel

Anabolic Steroid Abuse in Public Safety Personnel
  • Author : Brent E. Turvey,Stan Crowder
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 12 January 2015
GET THIS BOOKAnabolic Steroid Abuse in Public Safety Personnel

Anabolic Steroid Abuse in Public Safety Personnel: A Forensic Manual provides readers with information on both the history and overwhelming evidence relating to steroid abuse in the law enforcement subculture. The text raises awareness regarding the pervasiveness of the problem that has grown into a systemic and nationwide phenomenon, and then addresses the consequences of anabolic steroid abuse on individual health, agency liability, and public safety. Particular attention is paid to forensic issues, including investigative, evidentiary, and legal concerns, facilitating

Dopers in Uniform

Dopers in Uniform
  • Author : John Hoberman
  • Publisher : University of Texas Press
  • Release : 21 November 2017
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The recorded use of deadly force against unarmed suspects and sustained protest from the Black Lives Matter movement, among others, have ignited a national debate about excessive violence in American policing. Missing from the debate, however, is any discussion of a factor that is almost certainly contributing to the violence—the use of anabolic steroids by police officers. Mounting evidence from a wide range of credible sources suggests that many cops are abusing testosterone and its synthetic derivatives. This drug

Protect Your Life!

Protect Your Life!
  • Author : Davidson C. Umeh
  • Publisher : Looseleaf Law Publications
  • Release : 27 January 1999
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A complete resource for law enforcement officers to take better care of themselves so they can better care for others. Includes chapters on cardiovascular disease, environmental and safety issues, infectious and non-infectious diseases, stress related problems, physical fitness, and suicide issues.

Forensic Investigations

Forensic Investigations
  • Author : Brent E. Turvey,Stan Crowder
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 05 January 2017
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The terms forensic investigator and forensic investigation are part of our cultural identity. They can be found in the news, on television, and in film. They are invoked, generally, to imply that highly trained personnel will be collecting some form of physical evidence with eventual scientific results that cannot be questioned or bargained with. In other words, they are invoked to imply the reliability, certainty, and authority of a scientific inquiry. Using cases from the authors’ extensive files, Forensic Investigations:

Ethical Justice

Ethical Justice
  • Author : Brent E. Turvey,Stan Crowder
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 07 June 2013
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This textbook was developed from an idiom shared by the authors and contributors alike: ethics and ethical challenges are generally black and white - not gray. They are akin to the pregnant woman or the gunshot victim; one cannot be a little pregnant or a little shot. Consequently, professional conduct is either ethical or it is not. Unafraid to be the harbingers, Turvey and Crowder set forth the parameters of key ethical issues across the five pillars of the criminal

Police Administration

Police Administration
  • Author : Charles R. Swanson,Leonard Territo,Robert W. Taylor
  • Publisher : Macmillan College
  • Release : 27 January 1993
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Covers the field of police administration and provides a carefully balanced treatment of its procedural, structural, and behavioral aspects. Coverage includes stress in police organizations; the plight of core cities which are losing veteran officers to better paying and less hazardous suburban agencies; police suicides, current policing strategies; women officers; developing quality leadership; the use and misuse of crime statistics; and domestic violence by police officers.

Addiction Medicine E-Book

Addiction Medicine E-Book
  • Author : Robert D Lovinger
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 12 June 2019
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More people are being treated for substance abuse each year, creating a vital need for a practical, easy-to-use manual for addiction treatment providers. Addiction Medicine: An Introduction for Health Care Professionals, by Dr. Robert D. Lovinger, provides clear, authoritative guidance on current concepts of brain functions associated with substance abuse, early management and long-term treatment protocols, and effective psychiatric co-morbidity drug therapies with the goal to provide improved personalized treatments for patients suffering from addiction. Discusses the physiological effects of

The Sports Doping Market

The Sports Doping Market
  • Author : Letizia Paoli,Alessandro Donati
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 14 September 2013
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​​This book examines sports doping from production and distribution, detection and punishment. Detailing the daily operations of the trade and its gray area as a semi-legal market, the authors cover important issues ranging from athletes most at risk to the role of organized crime in sports doping, and whether sports governing bodies are enabling the trade. Challenges for law enforcement and legislation, and efforts to control PED use in the worldwide sports community and among aspiring athletes, are also discussed

Pre-Employment Background Investigations for Public Safety Professionals

Pre-Employment Background Investigations for Public Safety Professionals
  • Author : Frank A. Colaprete
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 10 May 2012
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***Author Radio InterviewJoin Dr. Frank A. Colaprete for an upcoming interview on the Privacy Piracy show on KUCI 88.9FM. Click here on September 2nd, 2013 at 8:00 a.m. PST to listen in.Pre-employment investigations have been the subject of intense review and debate since 9/11 made the vetting of applicants a critical function of every organization

Human Enhancement Drugs

Human Enhancement Drugs
  • Author : Katinka van de Ven,Kyle J. D. Mulrooney,Jim McVeigh
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 July 2019
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Despite increasing interest in the use of human enhancement drugs (HEDs), our understanding of this phenomenon and the regulatory framework used to address it has lagged behind. Encompassing public health, epidemiology, neuroethics, sport science, criminology, and sociology, this book brings together a broad spectrum of scholarly insights and research expertise from leading authorities to examine key international issues in the field of HEDs. As "traditional" and other "new" drug markets have occupied much of the academic attention, there has been

Looks Can Kill

Looks Can Kill
  • Author : Riam Shammaa,Patricia Pearson
  • Publisher : Random House Canada
  • Release : 14 January 2020
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A leader in sports medicine reveals the prevalence of anabolic steroids and appearance-enhancing drugs for recreational use, and explodes the myths and silence around these dangerous drugs of choice for the Instagram era. From fitspiration vlogs touting "fit" as the new skinny to magazines imploring men to get "shredded" and "massive" in the gym, fitness stars and elevated body-image standards are driving a burgeoning industry meant, ostensibly, to make us all more healthy. But are those images of rippling abs,