Introduction to Criminal Justice. 8th Edition
This student-friendly introductory text describes the criminal justice process―outlining the decisions, practices, people, and issues involved. It provides a solid introduction to the mechanisms of the criminal justice system, with balanced coverage of the issues presented by each facet of the process, including a thorough review of practices and controversies in law enforcement, the criminal courts, and corrections.
Travis, Lawrence F.; and Edwards, Bradley D.. 2015. Introduction to Criminal Justice. 8th Edition. Boston, MA: Anderson Publishing is an imprint of Elsevier.