The Ways that Police Deal with People: The Theory and Practice of Process-Based Policing

Title

The Ways that Police Deal with People: The Theory and Practice of Process-Based Policing

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Description

Using data from systematic social observations of police-citizen encounters, the statistical analyses demonstrate the importance of understanding the dynamics of police citizen encounters. The findings suggest how to enhance police legitimacy and improve the experiences of police citizen interactions. This book will appeal to criminal justice scholars and practitioners. [From Amazon.com]

ISBN

9780779902941

Publication Date

2010

Publisher

Edwin Mellon Press

City

Lewiston, NY

Keywords

Police-community relations, Police discretion, Police etiquette, Police

Disciplines

Criminal Procedure | Criminology and Criminal Justice | Interpersonal and Small Group Communication | Social Control, Law, Crime, and Deviance