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Policing Communities: Understanding Crime and Solving Problems: An Anthology / Edition 1

Policing Communities: Understanding Crime and Solving Problems: An Anthology / Edition 1


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ISBN-13: 9780195329810
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date: 11/01/1999
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 344
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Reno Police Department

University of Nevada, Reno

University of Nevada, Reno

Table of Contents

Part I: The Emergence of a New Policing
1. Improving Policing: A Problem-Oriented Approach, H. Goldstein
2. Acquiring a Taste for Order: The Community and the Police, G. L. Kelling
3. The New Police Order: Effectiveness, Equity, and Efficiency in Community Policing, J. Eck and D. P. Rosenbaum
4. The Changing Role of the Police: Assessing the Current Transition to Community Policing, D. P. Rosenbaum
Part II: Mobilizing Communities Toward the Control and Prevention of Crime
5. Building a Responsive Community, J. Gardner
6. Social Capital and a Sense of Community Building: Building Social Cohesion, M. Correia
7. Neighborhood Disorder, Integration and the Fear of Crime, E. F. McGarrell, A. Giacomazzi, and Q. Thurman
8. Implementing the Challenges in Community Policing: Innovative Neighborhood-Oriented Policing in Eight Cities, S. Sadd and R. Grinc
9. Lasting Impact: Maintaining Neighborhood Order, R. W. Glensor and K. J. Peak
Part III: Street-Level Criminology: What Police Need to Know About Crime
10. Sitting Ducks, Ravenous Wolves, and Helping Hands: New Approaches to Urban Policing, W. Spelman and J. Eck
11. Defining the Hot Spots of Crime, M. E. Burger, E. G. Cohn, and A. J. Petrosino
12. Catching Career Criminals, S. Martin and L. Sherman
13. Focusing on Prey Rather Than Predators: A Problem-Oriented Response to Victimization, R. Glensor, K. Peak, and M. Correia
14. Physical Environment and Crime, R. Taylor and A. Harrell
15. Situational Crime Prevention: Successful Studies, R. Clarke
Part IV: Implementing Change in Police Departments
16. Community-Oriented Policing Across the U.S.: Facilitators and Impediments to Implementation, J. Zhao, Q. Thurman, and N. Lovrich
17. Implementing Change: Community-Oriented Policing and Problem Solving, R. Glensor and K. Peak
18. Winning the Hearts and Minds of Police Officers: An Assessment of Staff Perceptions of Community Policing and Problem Solving, A. Lurgio and W. Skogan
19. Toward a Practical Approach to Organizational Change: Community Policing Initiatives in Six Cities, D. Weisel and J. Eck
20. Citizen Perceptions of Community Policing: Are Attitudes Towards Police Important? M. D. Reisig and A. L. Giacomazzi
21. Community Policing Evaluation, D. L. Carter and A. D. Sapp
Part V: Epilogue: Future Trends and Challenges
22. The Current State and Future of Community Policing, W. L. Tafoya
23. Future Issues in Policing: Challenges for Leaders, S. Greenberg

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