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Review 'Larry Fennelly continues to provide the content that ensures his book will be on the front of any professional security managers practitioner?s bookshelf. ?This edition brings the reader the up to date with the materials and subjects needed to solve current security problems. No security practitioner?s library is complete without this handbook.' --Joseph C. Nelson, CPP, Assistant Vice President, State Street Global Security 'As usual, Larry Fennelly has written a comprehensive, practical?guide--one that belongs on the bookshelf of the serious security practitioner. The book is readable, interesting and up to date in all respects.' --John J. Fay, CPP, former Director of the National Crime Prevention Institute 'I have been extremely impressed with the evolution of the content as this book moves into its next generation. It is very comprehensive and well written. The new edition now includes real time academic reference material and makes it usable as a university textbook.' --Mark H. Beaudry, CPP Read more From the Back Cover The Handbook of Loss Prevention and Crime Prevention, 5thEdition, is a trusted foundation for security professionals just entering the field and a reference for seasoned professionals. This book provides a comprehensive overview of current approaches to security and crime prevention, tools and technologies to put these approaches into action, and information on a wide range of specific areas within the field of physical security. These include school and campus security, cargo security, access control, the increasingly violent healthcare security environment, and prevention or mitigation of terrorism and natural disasters. Read more See all Editorial Reviews