Police Liability: Lawsuits Against the Police / Edition 1

Police Liability: Lawsuits Against the Police / Edition 1

by Dennis Michael Payne
     
 

ISBN-10: 0890891443

ISBN-13: 9780890891445

Pub. Date: 04/01/2002

Publisher: Carolina Academic Press

"Police Liability: Lawsuits Against the Police provides insights and directions for police managers and trainers as they cope with liability suits filed against their agencies. The book encourages them to develop stronger and more meaningful policies, improved training, closer supervision, and more accountable discipline." The analyses presented in this book highlight…  See more details below

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"Police Liability: Lawsuits Against the Police provides insights and directions for police managers and trainers as they cope with liability suits filed against their agencies. The book encourages them to develop stronger and more meaningful policies, improved training, closer supervision, and more accountable discipline." The analyses presented in this book highlight strengths and weaknesses in police responses to actual incidents. Readers are provided with insights and strategies that will enable them to change agency practices that can lead to law suits, and to identify training issues that improve police response to the focal areas covered in the book.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780890891445
Publisher:
Carolina Academic Press
Publication date:
04/01/2002
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction
Ch. 1Commentary on Police Liability3
Ch. 2A Review of Literature Concerning the Use of Force and Case Analyses11
Ch. 3A Review of Literature Concerning Police Pursuits and Case Analyses53
Ch. 4A Brief Review of Police Orders and Directives and Case Analyses129
Ch. 5Police Practices in Homicide Cases and Analyses of Cases175
Ch. 6Summary of Conclusions and Suggestions211
References217

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