About the author
Graeme R. Newman is distinguished teaching professor at the School of Criminal Justice, University at Albany and Associate Director of the Center for Problem-Oriented Policing. He has advised the United Nations on crime and justice issues over many years, and in 1990 established the United Nations Crime and Justice Information Network. Throughout his 40 year career in academia, he has written many books and major articles on the history, philosophy and practices of punishment, international criminal justice, cyber crime, terrorism, migration and crime, community policing, crime prevention, and a new translation of Cesare Beccaria’s On Crimes and Punishment. He is currently writing fiction and screenplays and published his first novel, 9/11 TWO, under the pen name of Colin Heston, in 2013.