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- SHOULD THIS MAN BE ARMED? McAllister, J.F.O. // Time International (South Pacific Edition);1/27/2003, Issue 3, p42
Discusses the possibility that unarmed policemen in Great Britain will be given arms to defend themselves with. Consideration of the death of Detective Constable Stephen Oake, an unarmed policeman who was stabbed while on duty; How the Police Federation opposes being routinely armed; Statistics...
- Acknowledgments. Dias, Gary A. // Honolulu Cop;2002, preceding p1
This article expresses gratitude to the people who contributed to the study of the police department in Honolulu, Hawaii.
- The Strong Arm of The Law. Dublin, Mairead Carey // Time International (South Pacific Edition);9/29/2003, Issue 38, p42
The article reports on the incidents involving the Irish police and prison service. According to Father Peter McVerry, a Jesuit priest and activist who tracks the cases, in the past five years police have paid out more than â‚¬6 million to settle cases involving questionable conduct of the...
- The challenges of community policing in Nigeria. Ikuteyijo, Lanre Olusegun // International Journal of Police Science & Management;Autumn2009, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p285
A community approach to the management of crimes and criminal behaviour in Nigeria is the latest in the crime fighters' attempt to curb the menace of the rising crime rate in the country. The efficiency of this approach is, however, facing certain challenges, namely: interference of some...
- STOP CRIME. Larsen, James // FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin;Nov2002, Vol. 71 Issue 11, p6
Details the implementation of the Systematic Tracking Operation Program Community Reporting Incidents More Effectively (STOP CRIME) by the Police Department in Plantation, Florida. Historical background of STOP CRIME; Features of the STOP CRIME program; Benefits provided by the program.
- VOSA 'more effective'. // Motor Transport;1/8/2004, p3
Reports on the improvement in the effectiveness of VOSA since gaining the power to stop vehicles across England and Wales. States that have accredited VOSA; Number of vehicles stopped and examined in the participating areas; Result of the action by the police force.
- Majority of police forces fail to deliver good staff training. Thomas, Daniel // Personnel Today;11/22/2005, p6
The article reports that, an official report has found, that less than half of the police forces in England and Wales deliver a good standard of training. The interim findings of a report by the Inspectorate of Constabulary, which covered the period between December 2003 and March this year,...
- Effectiveness of conflict management training for traffic police officers in Hong Kong. Lau, Esther Y.Y.; Li, Eddie K.W.; Mak, Christine W.Y.; Chung, Indie C.P. // International Journal of Police Science & Management;Summer2004, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p97
By the nature of the job, police officers are required to deal with conflicts frequently in work-related situations and, unquestionably, training of conflict management would benefit the work of policing. This study attempts to examine the effectiveness of a conflict management training (CMT)...
- 'Polibation' revisited: policing, probation and prolific offender projects. Mawby, Rob C.; Worrall, Anne // International Journal of Police Science & Management;Summer2004, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p63
The emergence of Prolific Offender Projects (POPs) in England and Wales has been facilitated by the 1998 Crime and Disorder Act's emphasis on multi-agency working. The successful establishment of POPs is predicated upon professionals from different, sometimes mutually suspicious, agencies...