Robots in law enforcement / Richard and Louise Spilsbury.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch||j 629.892 SPILSBURY (Text)||33946003119455||Non-Fiction - 1st Floor||Checked out||12/22/2016|
|Petersburg Library - Main Branch||YA 629.8 SPIL (Text)||38650833111170||Young Adult Non-Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781482430066
- ISBN: 1482430061
- ISBN: 9781482430059
- ISBN: 1482430053
- ISBN: 9781482430080
- ISBN: 1482430088
- Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2016.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (page 47) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Robot cops -- Surveillance -- Bomb disposal -- Traffic enforcement -- SWAT bots -- Street beats -- Glossary -- For more information -- Index.
|Summary, etc.:|| "In many sci-fi movies and television shows, we see a future world policed by robot law enforcement officers. These future robocops are often humanoid robots - robots designed to look human. In reality, these kinds of robocops and the superhuman powers they use to fight crime are a long way off, but there are many other types of robots already being used in law enforcement today. A robot is a moving machine that can be programmed to perform tasks and gather information from its surroundings. Law enforcement robots come in all sorts of shapes and sizes and are used in a variety of roles, from surveillance in dangerous situations, such as store holdups, to getting up close to and disarming bombs" -- From page 4.
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