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
Published: Cullompton : Willan, 2005.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Globalizing community-oriented policing
  • pt. One. Community policing
  • models and critiques
  • 2. Community-oriented policing
  • the Anglo-Merican model
  • 3. Anglo-american community-oriented policing : ten myths
  • 4. Community policing on the Pacific Rim
  • 5. Aspects of community policing in the European Union
  • pt. Two. Community policing in transnational and failed societies
  • 6. South Africa
  • the failure of community policing
  • 7. Community policing in other transnational socities
  • 8. Community policing in failed societies
  • 9. A new beginning? Community policing in northern Ireland
  • 10. Transforming policing.