COLLEGE CRIIME: A Statistical Study of Offenses on American
an enlightening book on criminality at institutions of higher education byR. Barri
Flowers, an award winning criminologist and internationally bestselling author
of such titles as THE DYNAMICS OF
MURDER, THE SEX SLAVE MURDERS, and PROSTITUTION
IN THE DIGITAL AGE, and KIDS WHO
COMMIT ADULT CRIMES.
Recent years have greater focus on-campus
crime with repeated school shootings, mass murders, sexual assaults, increased
and deadly drug use, intolerance offenses, dating and acquaintance related
offenses, and other types of criminal behavior and the resultant effects on the
This book examines the breadth of serious
criminality and victimization occurring on college and university campuses
across the United States, placing particular emphasis on the relationship
between drug and alcohol abuse and criminal activities such as sexual assault,
dating violence, stalking, hate crime, and murder. The book also provides
several victim resources and a guide to laws relevant to the prevention and
deterrence of on-campus crime.
For both current and future students at
institutions of higher learning, administrators, educators, campus law
enforcement, criminologists, social scientists, and others with a vested
interest, COLLEGE CRIME is a must in
offering a concise and important perspective of the college environment and the
perils that lurks within beyond the charm of well-kept grounds, attractive
buildings with history, coeds, classes, activities, growth, and generally
positive experiences of campus life.
"Valuable...an excellent resource."
"Addresses an increased public and law
enforcement attention toward the contemporary enigma of violent crimes that
blemish campus life." -- Thomas E. Baker, Professor of Criminal Justice
"Informative book focusing on alcohol
and drug use, murder, sexual assault, dating violence, stalking, and hate crime
on college campuses. Recommended. All levels/Libraries.” – D. Harper,
University of Rochester
“Crime committed on college and university
campuses has tended to be underreported and under attended to by the general
populace.... This book examines these trends, and takes a careful look how
seemingly innocent crime, like underage drinking, is directly connected to more
serious offenses” – Book reviewer and educator
COLLEGE CRIME is available in eBook from Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Also in print. Buy today!
KIDS WHO COMMIT ADULT CRIMES: Serious
Criminality by Juvenile Offenders, from award winning and
bestselling criminologist R. Barri Flowers, now in eBook for the first time!
examination of today’s serious, chronic, and violent youthful offender, this
vital book explores the disturbing relationship between youth and serious,
violent antisocial behavior in America, examining its antecedents, its onset,
and its situational and motivating factors.
broad overview of adolescent deviance... An excellent multidisciplinary
theoretical base for explaining this most pervasive phenomenon. The text also
provides an excellent historical chronology of adolescent offending and the
means used to rehabilitate this population.... Very useful for anyone studying
juvenile delinquency." -- Cassandra Bowers, PhD, Lecturer and BSW Program
Coordinator, Wayne State University School of Social Work
essential handbook for criminology students.... Easy to digest. The structure
of the book follows the format of most criminology courses with a strong
section on intrafamilial causes of delinquency. The section on dating violence
will be especially useful in the college classroom." -- Randy Blazak, PhD,
Assistant Professor, Sociology Department, Portland State University
Buy KIDS WHO COMMIT ADULT CRIMES in eBook from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, or Google Play today! Also available in hardcover and paperback.
From R. Barri Flowers, award winning criminologist and
internationally bestselling author of THE
SEX SLAVE MURDERS 1 and 2, comes a gripping new audio true crime short, MURDER OF A STAR QUARTERBACK: The Tragic
Tale of Steve McNair and Sahel Kazemi.
In this mesmerizing tale of a sports legend, infidelity,
jealousy, money, and desperation, former NFL star quarterback Steve McNair and
his attractive young lover Sahel Kazemi embark on a dangerous affair in
Nashville that leaves both dead on the 4th of July in 2009.
Included is a complete bonus true crime short, MURDER IN MISSION HILL: The Disturbing Tale
of Carol Stuart and Charles Stuart. The Boston couple’s once happy marriage
ends up in murder and suicide, with the race card being played in a calculated
attempt to get away with cold blooded murder.
An added bonus is excerpts from R. Barri Flowers international
bestselling true crime short, MURDER AT
THE PENCIL FACTORY and true crime book, THE SEX SLAVE MURDERS.
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From R. Barri Flowers, award winning
criminologist and internationally bestselling author of THE SEX SLAVE MURDERS, comes a riveting new true crime short, THE SEX SLAVE MURDERS 2: The Chilling Story
of Serial Killers Fred and Rosemary West.
The gripping tale chronicles the lives of
Britain’s most infamous serial killer couple. Over the course of two decades,
Fred and Rosemary West murdered more than a dozen young females. Most of the
murders were sexually motivated and took place at the couple’s house of horrors
Cromwell Street in Gloucester, in South West England.Only when the killers were brought to justice
did their murderous reign of rape, torture, bondage, and terror come to an end.
As a bonus, included is a complete true crime
story on American serial killer couple Alton Coleman and Debra Brown, who
during one hot summer, claimed the lives of eight people during a shocking and
murderous crime spree across multiple states in the midwest.
Also included are excerpts from THE SEX SLAVE MURDERS, which recounts
the frightening tale of married serial killers Gerald and Charlene Gallego, and
the sex slave fantasies that fueled their kidnapping and murder of young women.
From award winning
criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of THE PICKAXE
KILLERS and THE SEX SLAVE MURDERS, comes a powerful new historical true crime
short, MURDER AT THE PENCIL FACTORY: The
Killing of Mary Phagan 100 Years Later.
On the afternoon of April
26, 1913, thirteen-year-old Mary Phagan arrived at the National Pencil Factory
in Atlanta, Georgia, where she worked, to pick up her paycheck.
The next day, Mary’s
bloody, battered, and bruised dead body was found in the basement of the pencil
factory, the victim of foul play.
The Jewish-American factory superintendent Leo
Frank was arrested, tried, and convicted for the murder in a controversial
trial. Frank himself became the victim of a lynch mob, which broke him out of
prison and hung.
But was Leo Frank truly
guilty of Mary Phagan’s violent death? Or did thereal killer get away with cold blooded murder? Read this
compelling tale of child murder, anti-Semitism, racism, and legal twists and
turns that rival any true crime case today and decide for yourself.
Included is a complete and
riveting bonus story from the bestselling true crime book, SERIAL KILLER
COUPLES, by R. Barri Flowers, in which ruthless killers Alvin and Judith
Neelley abducted thirteen-year-oldLisa
Millican in September 1982 from a mall in Rome, Georgia, sexually violated,
tortured, and murdered.
An added bonus is an
excerpt from the author’s bestselling true crime short, THE PICKAXE KILLERS:
Karla Faye Tucker and Daniel Garrett, who brutally murdered two people in a
death penalty crime that shocked the nation.
MURDER AT THE PENCIL FACTORY is available in eBook and audio.