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

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

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:

Anabolic-Androgenic Steroids

Anabolic-Androgenic Steroids
  • Author : Charles D. Kochakian
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 06 December 2012
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This volume was planned to provide a comprehensive survey of the role of the anabolic-androgenic steroids in the vital economy exclusive of the androgenic (sexual) functions. It seemed appropriate to bring together all of this information in an organized fashion in one volume at this time not only to serve as a source of information but also to indicate and suggest areas that need further exploration. The anabolic action of the steroid hormones has gone through a period of great

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

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,

Protect Your Life!

Protect Your Life!
  • Author : Davidson C. Umeh
  • Publisher : Looseleaf Law Publications
  • Release : 19 October 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.

Drug Testing and Privacy

Drug Testing and Privacy
  • Author : Privacy Commissioner of Canada
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing Inc.
  • Release : 19 October 1990
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"The growing pressures in society and government for drug testing programs and the intrusiveness of both testing procedures and their results on personal privacy led the Privacy Commissioner to undertake a review of federal government drug testing policy and practice. While there is no doubt that drug testing infringes personal privacy in a profound sense, one must not be blind to the need to protect the public interest. R.I.D.E. programs, for example, are seen as justifiable intrusions

Clinical Gynecology

Clinical Gynecology
  • Author : Eric J. Bieber,Joseph S. Sanfilippo,Ira R. Horowitz,Mahmood I. Shafi
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 23 April 2015
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Written with the busy practice in mind, this book delivers clinically focused, evidence-based gynecology guidance in a quick-reference format. It explores etiology, screening, tests, diagnosis, and treatment for a full range of gynecologic health issues. The coverage includes the full range of gynecologic malignancies, reproductive endocrinology and infertility, infectious diseases, urogynecologic problems, gynecologic concerns in children and adolescents, and surgical interventions including minimally invasive surgical procedures. Information is easy to find and absorb owing to the extensive use of full-color

Not Schools Alone

Not Schools Alone
  • Author : DIANE Publishing Company
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release : 01 February 1991
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This guide focuses on partnerships that schools and communities can create to plan, fund, and implement strategies to prevent the use of tobacco, alcohol, and other drugs. It provides the conceptual framework and the practical suggestions for achieving that objective.