How To Recognize Good Policing: Problems and Issues

How To Recognize Good Policing: Problems and Issues

by Jean-Paul Brodeur
     
 

ISBN-10: 076191613X

ISBN-13: 9780761916130

Pub. Date: 08/04/1998

Publisher: SAGE Publications

How to Recognize Good Policing focuses on the obstacles, problems, and concerns impacting police reform, and offers direction for formulating an easy-to-understand evaluation method. This tightly edited volume integrates research findings with practical experience, offering a comprehensive study of policing. With its focus on practical problems and gaining results,…  See more details below

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How to Recognize Good Policing focuses on the obstacles, problems, and concerns impacting police reform, and offers direction for formulating an easy-to-understand evaluation method. This tightly edited volume integrates research findings with practical experience, offering a comprehensive study of policing. With its focus on practical problems and gaining results, How to Recognize Good Policing is a must-read for practitioners, policy makers, academics, and researchers, as well as advanced students in related fields of study.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761916130
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
08/04/1998
Pages:
280
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1The Changing Role of the Police: Assessing the Current Transition to Community Policing3
2Tailor-Made Policing: A Conceptual Investigation30
3Process or Product?: Problems of Assessing Individual Police Performance55
4Evaluating Service Delivery of Police Agencies: Suggestions for Focus and Strategy73
5Community Participation and Community Policing88
6Police and Public Involvement in the Delivery of Community Policing107
7Evaluating Satisfaction123
8Evaluating Planned Change Strategies in Modern Law Enforcement: Implementing Community-Based Policing141
9Community Policing and Police Organization Structure161
10Late Modernity, Governance, and Policing193
11The Assessment of Police Performance: Conclusions215
References223
Index241
About the Authors257

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