ISBN: 0897748468 / ISBN-13: 9780897748469
Crime on Campus: Legal Issues and Campus Administration
This is the latest edition of Michael Smith's original ACE best-seller, Coping with Crime on Campus. In addition to explaining complicated legal ... Show synopsis This is the latest edition of Michael Smith's original ACE best-seller, Coping with Crime on Campus. In addition to explaining complicated legal issues so that academic and security administrators call better deal with escalating crime, new chapters specifically cover college liability issues, response to crimes, buildings and crime, and strategies for coping with campus alcohol abuse. Special coverage now includes sex crime and how campuses are affected by it, as well as the latest court rulings and legislation that directly relate to how administrators deal with crime on campus, especially the Student Right-to-Know and Campus Security Act. The authors discuss legal precedents drawn from actual court cases, strategies for reducing or preventing crimes, and guidelines and policies regarding search and seizure, theft, vandalism, human sexuality and crime, fraud, and more.