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critical history of police reform

Walker, Samuel

critical history of police reform

the emergence of professionalism

by Walker, Samuel

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Published by Lexington Books in Lexington, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Police -- United States -- History,
    • Police professionalization -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementSamuel Walker.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV8138 .W34
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 206 p. ;
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4906269M
      ISBN 100669012920
      LC Control Number76053866

      On Crimes and Punishments is a manifesto for legal reform centered on the Enlightenment values of rationality, proportionality, legality, lenience, and the rule of law. It offers a passionateplea against the use of judicial torture to extract confessions, as well as to exonerate guilt, against theCited by:   The New World of Police Accountability, 2nd Edition Samuel Walker and Carol A. Archbold and maintains that these developments represent a new period in the history of police reform that promises to address the historic problems of police abuse. citizen oversight of the police, and early intervention systems. They discusses the elements. In police reform circles, many scholars and policymakers diagnose the frayed relationship between police forces and the communities they serve as a problem of illegitimacy, or the idea that people lack confidence in the police and thus are unlikely to comply or cooperate with them. The core proposal emanating from this illegitimacy diagnosis is procedural justice, a concept that emphasizes. FEDERAL ENFORCEMENT OF POLICE REFORM. Stephen Rushin* Congress passed 42 U.S.C. § in an effort to combat police misconduct and incentivize proactive reform in local law enforcement agencies. The statute gives the U.S. Attorney General the power to initiate For much of American history, courts and legislative bodies have fought.


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