Guidelines for Police Training on Violence Against Women and Child Abuse / Edition 2 available in Paperback
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- Commonwealth Secretariat
An overview of violence against women and child abuse. The book also covers eight specific issues: gender, human rights and the law; police attitudes and sensitization; crime prevention approaches to repeat victimization; perspectives on offender profiling; evidence and investigation techniques; medical and forensic evidence and investigation procedures; liaison with non-police organizations; and statistics, data collection and case management. The authors also introduce training modules on rape, other sexual offences, domestic violence, child abuse and protection as models of good practice from selected Commonwealth countries.
This book is a revision and update of the original edition, which was published in 1989. The first two chapters are entirely new and have been added at the request of police officers.
|Edition description:||Second edition|
|Product dimensions:||8.00(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)|