Community Policing: Exploring Issues in Contemporary Policing

 
Community Policing: Exploring Issues in Contemporary Policing
Author(s):
 
ISBN:
978-1-55239-110-5
 
Publisher:
Emond Montgomery Publications
 
Page Count:
200
 
Status:
Available
 
Copyright Date:
2005
 
Subjects:
Community Policing; Policing/Law and Security
 
 
 
 

This collaborative effort by Nicola Sutton and Graham Draper provides a balanced approach to issues in contemporary policing. Beginning with a brief look at the historical underpinnings of contemporary policing, the text progresses through comprehensive discussions of problem solving, community partnerships, crime prevention models, and implementation. The text concludes with an evaluation of community policing and various perspectives on its future in Canada.

  • Material is presented in a clear, simple manner, allowing students to focus on the content
  • Theoretical and practical aspects of community policing are presented side by side. Students will gain an understanding of “why” a swell as “how”
  • “Talking Points” present additional issues as points of departure of students and instructors
  • Practical examples make material relevant and identifiable to students’ everyday lives
  • Collaboration with instructors from several different programs provides a balanced, practical approach
  • Instructor’s Resources: Includes an Instructor’s Guide with an answer key and PowerPoint presentations

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Part I: Introduction

  • Chapter 1: Introductory Concepts
  • Chapter 2: A Brief History of Policing in Canada

Part II: Community Partnerships

  • Chapter 3: What Is Community?
  • Chapter 4: Community Policing Committees
  • Chapter 5: Volunteerism
  • Chapter 6: Examples of Community Partnership
  • Chapter 7: Diversity

Part III: Problem Solving

  • Problem-Oriented Policing

Part IV: Implementation and Obstacles

  • Implementation
  • Obstacles and Barriers

Part V: Crime Prevention Models

  • Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
  • Crime Prevention Through Social Development

Index

  • Instructor's Guide and Answer Key
  • PowerPoint Presentation

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