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Police Culture In A Changing World

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : Bethan Loftus | Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN 10 : 9780199560905
ISBN 13 : 0199560900

This text offers an ethnographical investigation of contemporary police culture based on field work across a range of ranks and units in the UK's police force. Through direct obser..

Police In Urban America 1860 1920

Pub Date : 2004-06-07 | Author : Eric H. Monkkonen | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 052153125X
ISBN 13 : 9780521531252

This book examines the rapid spread of uniformed police forces throughout late nineteenth-century urban America. It suggests that, initially, the new kind of police in industrial c..

Police Corruption

Pub Date : 2009 | Author : Maurice Punch | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781843924111
ISBN 13 : 1843924110

The police are meant to enforce the law and not abuse it. And yet the reality has been that policing and corruption are inseparable. This book sets out to explore that worrying but..

Varieties Of Police Behavior

Pub Date : 1978-01 | Author : James Q. WILSON | Publisher : Harvard University Press

ISBN 10 : 0674932110
ISBN 13 : 9780674932111

In his new preface to this highly regarded work, James Q. Wilson reviews the ways in which police styles have changed during the past decade, and he explains the reasons for these ..

The Oxford Handbook Of Police And Policing

Pub Date : 2014 | Author : Michael Dean Reisig | Publisher : Oxford University Press (UK)

ISBN 10 : 9780199843886
ISBN 13 : 0199843880

This title brings together research on the development and operation of policing in the United States and elsewhere. Accomplished policing researchers Michael D. Reisig and Robert ..

Reproducing Order

Pub Date : 1982 | Author : Richard Victor Ericson | Publisher : University of Toronto Press

ISBN 10 : 0802064752
ISBN 13 : 9780802064752

Professor Ericson and his colleagues followed the work of patrol officers in a large Canadian regional police force. From their direct observations comes a wealth of information, q..

Pulled Over

Pub Date : 2014-04-04 | Author : Charles R. Epp | Publisher : University of Chicago Press

ISBN 10 : 9780226114040
ISBN 13 : 022611404X

In sheer numbers, no form of government control comes close to the police stop. Each year, twelve percent of drivers in the United States are stopped by the police, and the figure ..