Problem-Oriented Policing and Crime Prevention / Edition 2

Problem-Oriented Policing and Crime Prevention / Edition 2

by Anthony A. Braga
     
 

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ISBN-10: 188179878X

ISBN-13: 9781881798781

Pub. Date: 01/01/2008

Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.

Instead of merely reacting to crimes once they've been committed, can police agencies learn how to prevent offenses from occurring? Anthony Braga's comprehensive analysis demonstrates clearly how the emerging problem-oriented policing approach is proving effective in preventing a wide range of criminal activities.

Problem-Oriented Policing and Crime Prevention

Overview

Instead of merely reacting to crimes once they've been committed, can police agencies learn how to prevent offenses from occurring? Anthony Braga's comprehensive analysis demonstrates clearly how the emerging problem-oriented policing approach is proving effective in preventing a wide range of criminal activities.

Problem-Oriented Policing and Crime Prevention is the only book recommended by the nonprofit Center for Problem-Oriented Policing for use in all modules of its Model POP Curriculum, including courses at colleges and universities and training programs for police personnel.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781881798781
Publisher:
Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
242
Sales rank:
1,035,321
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

  • Forewords—Ronald V. Clarke, Herman Goldstein.
  • Introduction.
  • The Practice of Problem-Oriented Policing.
  • Preventing Crime at Problem Places.
  • Controlling High-Activity Offenders.
  • Protecting Repeat Victims.
  • Facilitating Problem-Oriented Policing.
  • The Problem of Displacement.
  • Final Thoughts.

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