Community policing : national and international models and approaches /

Community policing has been a buzzword in Anglo-American policing for the last two decades, somewhat vague in its definition but generally considered to be a good thing. In the UK the notion of community policing conveys a consensual policing style, offering an alternative to past public order and c...

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Main Author: Brogden, Michael.
Other Authors: Nijhar, Preeti.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cullompton : Willan, 2005.
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Summary:Community policing has been a buzzword in Anglo-American policing for the last two decades, somewhat vague in its definition but generally considered to be a good thing. In the UK the notion of community policing conveys a consensual policing style, offering an alternative to past public order and crime fighting styles. In the US community policing represents the dominant ideology of policing as reflected in a myriad of urban schemes and funding practices, the new orthodoxy in North American policing policy-making, strategies and tactic. But it has also become a massive export to non-western s.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xii, 259 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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