The Police Manager / Edition 7

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Overview

The Police Manager gives practical, field-tested guidance to students and professionals who aspire to leadership roles in law enforcement, providing a comprehensive explanation of issues and challenges that they will face as police supervisors. The book is divided into four parts, covering historical and philosophical underpinnings, behavioral aspects of police management, functional aspects of police management, and major issues in modern police work.


  • Covers recent research findings that point the way to improvements in supervision by police managers.
  • Revision author Egan Green brings the insights of a new generation to this book.
  • Appendices contain sample police department forms and documents.
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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"…this text explains the issues and challenges that are faced by police supervisors. The book provides historical context as well as current issues facing modern police work."—Evidence Technology Magazine, July-August 2013
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781455730476
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science
  • Publication date: 10/8/2012
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 7
  • Pages: 382
  • Sales rank: 214,021
  • Product dimensions: 7.50 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Ronald Lynch is one of the pioneers in encouraging the modern breed of educated, self-directed police officers. His book has been a staple of classrooms and exam preparation materials for decades.

Scott R. Lynch began his career in law enforcement in 1988 as a patrol deputy in the Orange County Sheriff’s office. He rose steadily through the ranks and currently serves as their staff director. He earned an MS in Criminal Justice from the University of Central Florida in 1991. His specializations include event security, private-sector liaison work, school safety, and critical incident management.

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Table of Contents

Part One: Introduction to Police Management

1. A History and Philosophy of Police Management

2. Philosophy to Outcomes

3. Organizational Culture

Part Two: Behavioral Aspects of Police Management

4. Leadership Behavior Styles

5. Creating a Breed of Super Sergeants

6. Succession Planning

7. Organizational Environment

8. Transactional Analysis

9. Understanding Personnel Through MBTI®

Part Three: Functional Aspects of Police Management

10. Management Planning

11. Problem Identification and Decisionmaking

12. Management by Objectives

13. Fiscal Management

Part Four: Modern Police Management: Major Issues

14. Use of Power

15. The Use of Force

16. Civil Liability andAccreditation

17. Ethics for the 21st Century

18. The School Resource Officer Program: Establishing a Police Presence in Schools

19. Assessment Center Process

20. Leading Small and Medium-Size Law Enforcement Agencies

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