Nelson, Alfred T. and Howard E. Smith.
Title Car Clouting: The Crime, The Criminal and The Police. [A Monograph in The Police Science Series, Edited by V. A. Leonard].
Publisher Springfield: Charles C. Thomas, Publisher, 1958. First Edition.
Seller ID 17940scs
Octavo, burgundy cloth (hardcover), gilt letters, xii, 156 pp. Very Good, with light edgewear and foxing (age darkened spotting) to endpapers, former-owner signature. Illus. with b&w photos, drawings. Contents: Preface; The Problem; A Description of the Type of Criminal Involved in the Crime of Theft from Motor Vehicle; Responsibilities of Officers Assigned to the Investigation of the Crimes of Theft from Motor Vehicle; Surveillance as a Practical Specialized Technique for Combatting the Car Prowler; Some Surveillance Problems and Their Solutions; Some Problems of Apprehension and Their Solutions; Some Additional Problems, Special Techniques and Weapons for Combatting the Crime of Theft from Motor Vehicle.