This three-volume Encyclopedia of Law Enforcement provides a comprehensive, critical, and descriptive examination of all facets of law enforcement on the state and local, federal and national, and international stages. This work is a unique reference source that provides readers with informed discussions on the practice and theory of policing in an historical and contemporary framework. The volumes treat subjects that are particular to the area of state and local, federal and national, and international policing. Many of the themes and issues of policing cut across disciplinary borders, however, and several entries provide comparative information that places the subject in context.Police Science was founded at the City University of New York (1964), which became the John Jay College of Criminal ... answer all the questions on what an officer or an agency, here and abroad, does, but also attempts to explain the reasons for an officera#39;s proper and improper actions. ... These entries range from simple descriptive essays on federal law enforcement agencies to the most sophisticatedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Encyclopedia of Law Enforcement|
|Author||:||Larry E Sullivan, Marie Simonetti Rosen, Dorothy M Schulz, M. R. Haberfeld|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications - 2004-12-15|