Proactive Police Management / Edition 6 by Edward A. Thibault, Lawrence M. Lynch, Bruce R. McBride | | 9780131122994 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Proactive Police Management / Edition 6

Proactive Police Management / Edition 6

by Edward A. Thibault, Lawrence M. Lynch, Bruce R. McBride
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131122991

ISBN-13: 9780131122994

Pub. Date: 07/23/2003

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Required reading for civil service promotional examinations. "Proactive Police Management" provides a review of the various approaches to police management using a contemporary and proactive approach. The seventh edition has been extensively revised, including new information on technology, operational and fiscal planning, management styles, training

Overview

Required reading for civil service promotional examinations. "Proactive Police Management" provides a review of the various approaches to police management using a contemporary and proactive approach. The seventh edition has been extensively revised, including new information on technology, operational and fiscal planning, management styles, training techniques, budgeting methods and national security concerns. It continues to balance planning and communication; theory and practice; and authoritative and participatory leadership approaches - emphasizing a consultative management style that enables all stakeholders to effectively anticipate, prevent and react to crime within their community. This book is used for training police supervisors and administrators and is required reading for civil service promotional examinations. The "Prentice Hall's Test Prep Guide to Accompany Proactive Police Management" (ISBN: 0-13-170126-6) is used in conjunction with this title to help law enforcement professionals prepare for their promotional exams. Shows how the combination of new proactive management techniques and the application of new technology are revolutionizing policing. Covers traditional scientific management, the behavioral/systems approach, and the human relations approach. Emphasizes community-policing, problem-oriented policing and intelligence-led policing. Used for training police supervisors and administrators and is required reading for civil service promotional examinations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131122994
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
07/23/2003
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
7.28(w) x 9.56(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

PART I: HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL CONTEXT

1.      Historical Perspective

2.      Police Culture

 

PART II: BASIC ORGANIZATIONAL CONCEPTS

3.      Purposes and Principles of Police Organization

4.      Operating Principles

5.      The Art and Style of Proactive Police Leadership

6.      Proactive Communication and Information Management

7.      Proactive Police Technology for the Twenty-First Century

 

PART III: OPERATIONAL CONSIDERATIONS

8.      Patrol Operations and Community Policing

9.      Basic Line Functions

 

PART IV: MANAGING THE POLICE ORGANIZATION

10.  Administrative/Staff Functions

11.  Auxiliary Functions

12.  Human Resource Management

13.  Training Policies

14.  Proactive Planning: Operational and Fiscal

 

PART V: THE FUTURE: COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AND PROACTIVE MANAGEMENT

15.  Collective Bargaining and Police Management

16.  The Future of Proactive Police Management

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