Proactive Police Management

Proactive Police Management

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For courses in Police Administration/Management.Based upon the authors' extensive experience in teaching, policing, and management, this introduction to management in the day-to-day rigors of a police department stresses that management is only effective if it is based upon a combination of both theory and practice. Proactive rather than reactive in approach, it shows how successful police managers anticipate events through planning, use police personnel and resources effectively, and deliver a whole range of police services to the community.show more

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  • Hardback | 467 pages
  • 175.8 x 243.3 x 28.7mm | 893.59g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • 5th Revised edition
  • 0130225193
  • 9780130225191

Table of contents

Introduction. I. HISTORICAL AND POLICE CULTURE CONTEXT. 1. Historical Perspective. 2. Police Culture. II. BASIC ORGANIZATIONAL CONCEPTS. 3. Purposes and Principles of Police Organizations. 4. Operating Principles. 5. The Art and Style of Proactive Police Leadership. 6. Proactive Communication: Information Management. 7. Proactive Police Technology for the 21st Century. III. OPERATIONAL CONSIDERATIONS. 8. Basic Line Functions. 9. Patrol Operations and Community Policing. IV. MANAGING THE POLICE ORGANIZATION. 10. Administrative/Staff Functions. 11. Auxiliary Functions. 12. Human Resource Management. 13. Training Policies. 14. Proactive Planning: Operational and Fiscal. V. THE FUTURE: COLLECTIVE BARGAINING AND PROACTIVE MANAGEMENT. 15. Collective Bargaining and Police Management. 16. The Future is Proactive Police Management. Index.show more

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