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Attrition Rates in Domestic Abuse: Time for a Change? An Application of Temporal Sequencing Theory

Katy Barrow-Grint.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

September 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing; Criminology; Forms of Crime. 7088 words.

Victims of domestic abuse are more likely to retract their complaints approximately 5 days after a violent episode, before a court case is likely to be heard, and this attrition in the...

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‘Break a Leg—It’s all in the mind’: Police Officers’ Attitudes towards Colleagues with Mental Health Issues

Sean Bell and Yarin Eski.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

June 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing; Criminology; Forms of Crime. 3492 words.

Much has been written about police officer attitudes and interactions with members of the public experiencing mental health issues. However, little has been written or researched regarding...

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The Cambridge Crime Harm Index: Measuring Total Harm from Crime Based on Sentencing Guidelines

Lawrence Sherman, Peter William Neyroud and Eleanor Neyroud.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

September 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing; Criminology; Forms of Crime. 6570 words.

The logic of simply summing crimes of all kind into a single total has long been challenged as misleading. All crimes are not created equal. Counting them as if they are fosters distortion...

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Classifying Import and Domestic Hot Spots of Crime by Offender Home Proximity

Evan T. Sorg.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

September 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing; Criminology; Forms of Crime. 7577 words.

This article tested whether the distances from offenders’ homes to their offence locations were different depending on whether a crime was committed in a hot spot or not and whether...

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Community and Problem-Oriented Policing

Michael D. Reisig.

in The Oxford Handbook of Crime and Criminal Justice

September 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Policing. 16615 words.

This article is divided into five sections. Section I provides an overview of community and problem-oriented policing, highlighting the key of elements of the two approaches. Section II...

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Community Police Officers and Self-Involved Conflict: An Explorative Study on Reconciliation with Citizens

Sara Stronks.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

September 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing; Criminology; Forms of Crime. 9126 words.

In this article, community police officers’ reflections on self-involved interpersonal conflict and reconciliation with citizens are explored through a relational perspective. Besides the...

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Community Policing

Gary Cordner.

in The Oxford Handbook of Police and Policing

April 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Policing. 10146 words.

This essay discusses community policing: what it is, why it became so popular in the late twentieth century, difficulties in its implementation, evidence on its effectiveness, and future...

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The Complexities of 21st Century Policing

David H. Bayley.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

September 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing; Criminology; Forms of Crime. 3980 words.

This article examines the changes made in the context of policing during the last 30 years that make its management today hugely more complex. These changes are discussed under tasks,...

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Creating the ‘thinking police officer’: Exploring Motivations and Professional Impact of Part-time Higher Education

Matthew Jones.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

September 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing; Criminology; Forms of Crime. 4362 words.

This article makes a contribution to contemporary debates of police education and training by reporting the findings of a small-scale qualitative study that examined the impact of part-time...

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Crime and Policing in Wartime

Clive Emsley.

in The Oxford Handbook of the History of Crime and Criminal Justice

May 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Policing. 9228 words.

War affects combatant societies and societies trampled over by warring armies and smashed by their munitions in a variety of ways. This chapter draws out some of these effects with respect...

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