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The limits of community policing : civilian power and police accountability in black and brown Los Angeles

Author: Luis Daniel Gascón; Aaron Roussell
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, 2020.
Series: NYU scholarship online.
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Community policing structures erected in the wake of rising crime rates and civil disorder throughout the 1990s were supposed to provide civilians a platform from which to influence law enforcement policy. Yet the fires that burned in Ferguson in 2014 raise doubts about how much influence the public has on police, particularly in marginalized communities. This text challenges the common narrative that community  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Luis Daniel Gascón; Aaron Roussell
ISBN: 9781479870318 1479870315
OCLC Number: 1137749637
Notes: Previously issued in print: 2019.
Target Audience: Specialized.
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white), map (black and white).
Series Title: NYU scholarship online.
Responsibility: Luis Daniel Gascón and Aaron Roussell.

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Community policing structures erected in the wake of rising crime rates and civil disorder throughout the 1990s were supposed to provide civilians a platform from which to influence law enforcement policy. Yet the fires that burned in Ferguson in 2014 raise doubts about how much influence the public has on police, particularly in marginalized communities. This text challenges the common narrative that community policing has democratized the police, when there is ample evidence that US police powers have expanded alongside the proliferation of community-based strategies. It reveals how community governance works to limit civilian power and turn residents into appendages of the state - their 'eyes and ears' on the street as well as their mouthpieces during crises.

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"Through extensive ethnographic research, The Limits of Community Policing challenges the taken for granted value of community policing by showing the ways that police produce and manage it and in Read more...

 
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