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Police supervision and management : in an era of community policing

"Based on the authors' more than 100 years of professional and academic experience, Police Supervision and Management In An Era of Community Policing, Third Edition provides readers with an insider's view of the challenging and demanding world of the police supervisor or manager. Comprehensive, topical, and "real world" in flavor, the book is an ideal choice for academic courses in police supervision or management and is an invaluable study tool for police officers preparing for promotional examinations."--BOOK JACKET
Print Book, English, ©2010
Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, N.J., ©2010
xx, 409 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9780135154663, 0135154669
The supervisor in a police organization
Roles and responsibilities
Leadership and motivation within the police organization
Community policing and problem solving
Communication and negotiation
Training, education, and professional development
Evaluation methods and performance appraisal
Stress, wellness, and employee assistance programs
Ethics, inappropriate behaviors, and liability
Officers' rights and discipline
Police unions and labor relations
Deploying and scheduling personnel
Managing and supervising police operations
On patrol: Responses to difficult crime problems
Disasters and critical incidents
Homeland security and policing