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Police Operations: Theory and Practice

Police Operations: Theory and Practice
Author: Kären M. Hess - Christine H. Orthmann - Henry Lim
ISBN 13: 9781435488663
ISBN 10: 1435488660
Edition: 5
Publisher: Delmar Cengage Learning
Publication Date: 2010-02-02
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 576
List Price: $190.95

Focusing on community-oriented and problem-oriented policing, Hess and Wrobleski, both affiliated with Normandale Community College, cover basic policing principles and practices in this accessible text for beginning students in criminal justice. Chapters are in sections on the context of police operations, basic police operations, specialized operations, and officer issues such as health and ethics. This fourth edition contains expanded material on gangs and drugs, cultural diversity, and juvenile justice. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR