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What Works in Policing?

Gary W. Cordner

What Works in Policing?

Operations and Administration Examined (ACJS/Anderson monograph series)

by Gary W. Cordner

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  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Anderson Pub Co .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criminal Law - General,
  • United States,
  • Law,
  • Police Science,
  • Police,
  • Police administration

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8345673M
    ISBN 100870840150
    ISBN 109780870840159

    Key issues: What works to pre-vent crime, especially youth vio-lence? Out of all the hundreds of different strategies used in com-munities, families, schools, labor markets, places, police, and crimi-nal justice, which ones succeed, and to what extent? What does the scientific evidence suggest about the effectiveness of federally funded crime. Policing in black & white. Police departments are eager for ways to reduce racial disparities—and psychological research is beginning to find answers. By Kirsten Weir. December , No. Print version: page

    Books shelved as policing: To Protect and Serve: How to Fix America’s Police by Norm Stamper, Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America's Po. Community Policing: A Practical Guide for Police Officials By Lee Y. Brown Like many other social institutions, American police depart-ments are responding to rapid social change and emerging problems by rethinking their basic strategies. In response to problems File Size: KB.

    Books for Review. Policing in the Inner City in France, Britain, and the U.S. (Palgrave) Stop and Search: The Anatomy of a Police Enquiry (Palgrave). Policing Integration: The Sociology of Police Coordination Work (Palgrave Macmillan). Policing Wildlife: Perspective on the Enforcement of Wildlife Legislation (Palgrave Macmillan). Accountability of Policing (Routledge). policing, and to delivering ‘neighbourhood policing’. The interface between these two concepts is crucial. In the UK context, ‘citizen focus’ is the broad philosophy for policing; neighbourhood policing is a programme, focused specifically on crime, disorder, File Size: KB.


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