The Challenge of Community Policing : Testing the Promises.

Providing a clear picture of trends amongst progressive police authorities, researchers from North America and the United Kingdom address the fundamental question - whether community policing is set to fulfil its many promises. Using both qualitative and quantitative methods, the authors present a t...

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Main Author: Rosenbaum, Dennis P.
Format: eBook
Published: Thousand Oaks : SAGE Publications, 1994.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Part I
  • Community Policing in Theory; Chapter 1
  • The New Police Order: Effectiveness, Equity, and Efficiency in Community Policing; Part II
  • Community Police in Practice: Multisite Assessments; Chapter 2
  • Innovative Neighborhood Oriented Policing: An Evaluation of Community Policing Programs in Eight Cities; Chapter 3
  • Toward a Practical Approach to Organizational Change: Community Policing Initiatives in Six Cities; Part III
  • Police Organizational Reform: Planning, Implementation, and Impact within the Agency.
  • Chapter 4
  • Community Policing in Madison: An Analysis of Implementation and ImpactChapter 5
  • Implementing Community Policing: Cultural and Structural Change in Police Organizations; Chapter 6
  • The Effects of Organizational Structure on Community Policing: A Comparison of Two Cities; Chapter 7
  • Problem-Oriented Policing: Actions and Effectiveness in San Diego; Chapter 8
  • The Impact of Community Policing on Police Personnel: A Review of the Literature; Part IV
  • Impact on Community Residents and Neighborhood Problems.
  • Chapter 9
  • The Impact of Community Policing on Neighborhood Residents: A Cross-Site AnalysisChapter 10
  • Foot Patrol without Community Policing: Law and Order in Public Housing; Chapter 11
  • The Hartford COMPASS Program: Experiences with a Weed and Seed-Related Program; Part V
  • Community Policing in Other Countries; Chapter 12
  • Community Policing in Canada: An Overview of Experience and Evaluations; Chapter 13
  • Community Policing on the Ground: Developments in Britain; Part VI
  • Current Issues and Concerns.
  • Chapter 14
  • Can Today's Police Organizations Effectively Implement Community Policing?Chapter 15
  • The Future of Community Policing; Chapter 16
  • The Community Role in Community Policing; Chapter 17
  • The Limits of Community; Chapter 18
  • Evaluating Community Policing: Role Tensions between Practitioners and Evaluators; Chapter 19
  • International Differences in Community Policing; Part VII
  • Conclusions and Future Directions; Chapter 20
  • Research Synthesis and Policy Implications; Author Index; Subject Index; About the Contributors.