Go inside the Newark Police Department–one of many troubled forces in America ordered to reform. Writer and historian Jelani Cobb examines allegations of police abuses and the challenge of fixing a broken relationship with the community.
Race and Representative Bureaucracy in American Policing by Brandy A. Kennedy English | 18 July 2017 | ISBN: 3319539906 | 136 Pages | PDF | 2.23 MB
This book examines issues of race and policing through the lens of representative bureaucracy theory. According to representative bureaucracy theory, demographic correspondence between government employees and the local population can lead to more favorable outcomes for minority groups.
Policing Encounters with Vulnerability by Nicole L Asquith English | 18 May 2017 | ISBN: 3319512277 | 288 Pages | PDF | 10.58 MB
This edited collection brings together scholars and practitioners to consider the ways in which policing organisations approach vulnerability and the strategies they develop to reduce victims, offenders and police officers’