Policing Today and Tomorrow

Policing Today and Tomorrow

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For undergraduate introduction to law enforcement and policing courses, and graduate policing seminars and critical issues in policing courses. Policing Today and Tomorrow takes students on a stimulating journey through the world of comtemporary American policing. The text presents an exciting look at the current state of policing with an examination of future themes and a look back at history to help understand the present. Illustrated throughout with real-life examples, excerpts from important documents and readings on policing, and numerous charts, graphs and photos, Policing Today and Tomorrow considers the trends, issues, technologies and challenges that define policing in the present and the impact they will have on policing in the future.
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  • Paperback | 400 pages
  • 200.7 x 246.4 x 10.2mm | 476.28g
  • Pearson
  • Upper Saddle River, NJ, United States
  • English
  • 0131190687
  • 9780131190689

Table of contents

1. The Role of Police. 2. Modern Police Systems. 3. Community-Oriented Policing. 4. Police Culture, Misconduct and Deviance. 5. Legal Issues in Policing. 6. Police and the Community: Policing a Diverse Society. 7. Human Resources: Recruitment and Selection. 8. Police Training, Development and Education. 9. Women & Minorities in Policing: Mirroring Society.10. Police Operations.11. Police Organization and Management.12. Critical Issues in Policing.13. Policing and Terrorism.
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