The Police in America

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  • Author : Samuel Walker
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Pages : 514 pages
  • ISBN : 978186723xxxx
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The Police in America

The Police in America
  • Author : Samuel Walker,Charles M. Katz
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release : 04 December 2022
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"The Police in America" provides a comprehensive introduction to the foundations of policing in the United States today. Descriptive and analytical, the text is designed to offer undergraduate students a balanced and up-to-date overview of who the police are and what they do, the problems they face, and the many reforms and innovations that have taken place in policing. Using timely articles and excerpts, the authors take readers beyond the headlines and statistics to present a comprehensive and contemporary overview

Slave Patrols and the Orign of the Police in America

Slave Patrols and the Orign of the Police in America
  • Author : Meru El Muad'Dib
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release : 20 June 2019
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This book takes a look the origin of policing in the United States, and its possible roots in the Slave Patrols of the south during slavery. It looks at how the institution has historically dealt with so-called Black people. It also takes a brief look at the very powerful police unions, and how they influence public policy and perception for police.

The Police in America

The Police in America
  • Author : Samuel Walker,Charles M. Katz
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release : 04 December 2022
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The Police in America provides a comprehensive introduction to the foundations of policing in the United States today. Descriptive and analytical, the text is designed to offer undergraduate students a balanced and up-to-date overview of who the police are and what they do, the problems they face, and the many reforms and innovations that have taken place in policing. Using timely articles and excerpts, the authors take readers beyond the headlines and statistics to present a comprehensive and contemporary overview

Police in America

Police in America
  • Author : Steven G. Brandl
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 25 January 2017
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Police in America provides students with a comprehensive and realistic introduction to modern policing in our society. Utilizing real-word examples grounded in evidence-based research, this easy-to-read, conversational text helps students think critically about the many misconceptions of police work and understand best practices in everyday policing. Respected scholar and author Steven G. Brandl draws from his experience in law enforcement to emphasize the positive aspects of policing without sugar-coating the controversies of police work. Brandl tackles important topics that center

Black Police in America

Black Police in America
  • Author : W. Marvin Dulaney
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Release : 04 December 1996
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Traces the growth, disappearance, and eventual return of an African American presence in police forces, and links developments to changes in Black influence on the political process

Police Theory in America

Police Theory in America
  • Author : Robert C. Wadman
  • Publisher : Charles C Thomas Publisher
  • Release : 04 December 2022
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measurement of effective policing is based on a quick response to crime that has already been committed, the value of crime prevention has become an afterthought in America's police departments." "The middle chapters outline these issues and identify the strategies to improve police community relationships and adjust the measurements for effective policing. The concluding chapters identify strategies designed to facilitate police department organizational change. Using terms from the discipline of economics, a "micro" strategy and a "macro" strategy are outlined.

Police in Urban America 1860 1920

Police in Urban America  1860 1920
  • Author : Eric H. Monkkonen
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 07 June 2004
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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 cities served primarily as agents of class control, dispensing and administering welfare services as an unintentioned consequence of their uniformed presence on the streets.

Police in America

Police in America
  • Author : Steven G. Brandl
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 25 January 2017
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Police in America provides students with a comprehensive and realistic introduction to modern policing in our society. Utilizing real-word examples grounded in evidence-based research, this easy-to-read, conversational text helps students think critically about the many misconceptions of police work and understand best practices in everyday policing. Respected scholar and author Steven G. Brandl draws from his experience in law enforcement to emphasize the positive aspects of policing without sugar-coating the controversies of police work. Brandl tackles important topics that center

Policing in America

Policing in America
  • Author : Larry K. Gaines,Victor E. Kappeler
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 04 June 2014
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In the field of law enforcement in the United States, it is essential to know the contemporary problems being faced and combine that knowledge with empirical research and theoretical reasoning to arrive at best practices and an understanding of policing. Policing in America, Eighth Edition, provides a thorough analysis of the key issues in policing today, and offers an issues-oriented discussion focusing on critical concerns such as personnel systems, organization and management, operations, discretion, use of force, culture and behavior,

The Police in America

The Police in America
  • Author : Samuel Walker,Charles M. Katz
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
  • Release : 01 August 2004
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Descriptive and analytical, the text is designed to offer undergraduate students a balanced and up-to-date overview of who the police are and what they do, problems related to policing, and the many reforms and innovations that have been attempted in police work. Divided into four parts, The Police in America begins with a compelling analysis of the foundation of law enforcement, including the underlying purpose of police in society, the history of American police, as well as the contemporary law

To Protect and to Serve

To Protect and to Serve
  • Author : Robert C. Wadman,William Thomas Allison
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release : 04 December 2022
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"To Protect and To Serve: A History of Police in America" fills a void in both criminal justice and historical scholarship regarding the history and development of American police. The leaders, the organizational strategies, and the community problems that created the need for police departments are presented in an insightful and readable format that will appeal to students and scholars alike. "To Protect and To Serve" explores the influence of slave patrols, corruption by political machines, urbanization, and the desire

Policing America

Policing America
  • Author : Willard M. Oliver
  • Publisher : Aspen Publishing
  • Release : 02 February 2020
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With an engaging and balanced approach, former police officer and policing scholar Willard M. Oliver encourages students to think critically about the role of the police and the practice of policing in American society today. Policing in America builds a basic understanding of contemporary police practices upon a foundation of essential theory and research. In a readable style, the author offers a contextual understanding of concepts in policing, supported by the academic research and balanced with the voice of the

The Use and Abuse of Police Power in America Historical Milestones and Current Controversies

The Use and Abuse of Police Power in America  Historical Milestones and Current Controversies
  • Author : Gina Robertiello
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 12 May 2017
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Providing a timely and much-needed investigation of how U.S. law enforcement carries out its public safety and crime fighting mandates, this book is an invaluable resource for students, educators, and concerned citizens. • Provides a single-volume, go-to source for insight into police-citizen relations in the United States, from the 17th century through to today • Documents major turning points and historical events influencing the evolution of police power • Provides both supportive and critical perspectives on contemporary trends in law enforcement activities,

The American Police Novel

The American Police Novel
  • Author : Leroy Lad Panek
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 17 September 2015
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The American police novel emerged soon after World War II and by the end of the century it was one of the most important forms of American crime fiction. The vogue for either Holmesian genius or the plucky amateur detective dominated mystery fiction until mid-century; the police hero offered a way to make the traditional mystery story contemporary. The police novel reflects sociology and history, and addresses issues tied to the police force, such as corruption, management, and brutality. Since