Oxford Index Search Results

You are looking at 1-20 of 27 items for:

Police Social Work x Policing x clear all

Police Social Work

Overview page. Subjects: Social Work.

Police social workers are professionally trained social workers or individuals with related academic degrees employed within police departments or social service agencies who receive...

See overview in Oxford Index

Knowledge-led Policing and Security: Developments in Police Universities and Colleges in the EU

Hans-Gerd Jaschke.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

August 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing. 4224 words.

New models of policing in the European Union (EU) like community policing, problem-oriented policing, and intelligence-led policing are built upon recent developments within society and...

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

Identifying Barriers to Black Applicants in Police Employment Screening

Anne Li Kringen and Jonathan Allen Kringen.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

October 2014; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing. 5687 words.

In the USA, Blacks are under-represented in policing. This limitation is problematic, especially in Black communities which experience strained relations with the police. Although...

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

Understanding the Contingency of Procedural Justice Outcomes

Adrian Cherney and Kristina Murphy.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

September 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing. 4422 words.

Procedural justice theory and research have important implications for police policy and practice. There exists a large literature on the topic, with research showing that groups do respond...

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

Critical Factors and Patterns in the Innovation Process

David Allen and Stan Karanasios.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

March 2011; p ublished online February 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing. 4687 words.

Policing is a complex setting for innovation, influenced by a range of social, economic, and political factors. Nonetheless, police forces are faced with the unavoidable choice of...

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

Exploring Internal Child Sex Trafficking Networks Using Social Network Analysis

Eleanor Cockbain, Helen Brayley and Gloria Laycock.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

June 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing. 5082 words.

This article explores the potential of social network analysis as a tool in supporting the investigation of internal child sex trafficking in the UK. In doing so, it uses only data,...

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

Critical Challenges to Police Officer Wellness

Brooke McQuerrey Tuttle, Daniel M. Blumberg and Konstantinos Papazoglou.

in Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice

P ublished online April 2019 .

Article. Subjects: Policing. 11127 words.

Police officers face unique challenges in the line of duty that threaten their health and well-being. Officers experience organizational, operational, community-related, and personal...

Go to Oxford Research Encyclopedias »  abstract

High-Visibility Policing

Ajay Sandhu and Kevin D. Haggerty.

P ublished online September 2015 .

Article. Subjects: Policing; Criminology and Criminal Justice. 8242 words.

The public now expects that police work will be video recorded. This challenges the foundational axiom that police work is a “low-visibility” occupation. Technological and social...

Go to Oxford Handbooks Online »  abstract

The Art, Craft, and Science of Policing

Martin Innes.

in The Oxford Handbook of Empirical Legal Research

November 2010; p ublished online September 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Law; Policing. 11934 words.

The purpose of this article is to show how empirical research has revealed that effective policing often integrates and depends upon an amalgam of art, craft, and science. It focuses...

Go to Oxford Handbooks Online »  abstract

Policing in Central and Eastern Europe

Gorazd Meško, Andrej Sotlar and Branko Lobnikar.

in The Oxford Handbook of Police and Policing

April 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Policing. 7623 words.

Policing in Central and Eastern Europe changed dramatically during the twentieth century. Prior to World War II, police organizations in this part of the world were heavily influenced by...

Go to Oxford Handbooks Online »  abstract

Systematic Social Observation of the Police

Robert E. Worden and Sarah J. McLean.

in The Oxford Handbook of Police and Policing

April 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Policing. 12406 words.

Systematic social observation (SSO) of the police involves in-person observation of police patrol officers as they perform their work in its natural setting, using probability sampling of...

Go to Oxford Handbooks Online »  abstract

Ethnographies of Policing

Peter K. Manning.

in The Oxford Handbook of Police and Policing

April 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Policing. 14597 words.

What do we know about what police do and how they do it? Ethnography, or the close-up study of culture and how meaning is produced, distributed and understood, has a long history in social...

Go to Oxford Handbooks Online »  abstract

The Impact of Critical Incidents on Mental Health: An Exploratory Pilot Study into the Moderating Effects of Social Support on the Impact of Adverse Events in Dutch Rescue Workers

Alice H. M. Bakker, Anthony W. K. Gaillard, Marc J. P. M. van Veldhoven and Remy Hertogs.

in Policing: A Journal of Policy and Practice

June 2016; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Policing; Criminology; Forms of Crime. 6091 words.

This study investigated mental health- and work-related problems of 67 rescue workers (police officers and medical emergency drivers) caused by the accumulation of critical incidents during...

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

Putting Security Culture and Experimentation into Context: Towards a View from the Field(s) of Rule of Law Reform

Deval Desai.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

April 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 7191 words.

Mary Kaldor’s recent work on security cultures is rooted in a puzzle: if the term security is by its very nature complex and ambiguous, why do we keep doing the same things and making the...

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

The Forgotten Agenda: Human Rights Protection and Promotion in Cold War Peacekeeping

Katarina Månsson.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

January 2005; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Public International Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 12292 words.

It is generally alleged that international peacekeeping assumed a role in human rights protection and promotion only at the end of the Cold War with the deployment of ...

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

Sikander Ahmed Shah, International Law and Drone Strikes in Pakistan: The Legal and Socio-Political Aspects

Max Byrne.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

June 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 1902 words.

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

Operationalizing Security Council Resolution 1325: The Role of National Action Plans

Amy Barrow.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

June 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 13003 words.

Since the adoption of Security Council Resolution 1325 (SCR 1325) in October 2000, the international community has seen the emergence of a normative framework on women, peace and security....

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

The 2003–2004 Occupation of Iraq: Between Social Transformation and Transformative Belligerent Occupation

Susan Power.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

July 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Public International Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 18008 words.

Following the invasion of Iraq in 2003, the USA and the UK established a governing administration in Iraq, operating under UNSC Resolution 1483 and international humanitarian law to...

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

Special Issue: Law, Justice and the Security Gap

Christine Chinkin, Mary Kaldor, Iavor Rangelov and Sharon Weill.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

April 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 3043 words.

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

The Impact and Effectiveness of UNCLOS on Counter-piracy Operations

Tamsin Phillipa Paige.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

April 2017; p ublished online January 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 13031 words.

Abstract

The laws that criminalise piracy are well established; however, what is less clear is how these laws are being applied and the impact that they have...

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page

Enhancing Civilian Protection by Engaging Non-State Armed Groups under International Humanitarian Law

Ben Saul.

in Journal of Conflict and Security Law

April 2017; p ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Military and Defence Law; Police and Security Services; Terrorism and National Security Law; Use of Force, War, Peace and Neutrality. 11861 words.

Abstract

While most contemporary armed conflicts are non-international, the application of international humanitarian law (IHL) to non-state armed groups...

Go to Oxford Journals »  home page