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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...

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Police Social Work

George Patterson.

in Social Work

P ublished online February 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Social Work. 8982 words.

Police social work has been defined several ways among the entries published in major social work reference works. The first time police social work appears in the Encyclopedia of Social...

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Police Social Work

George Patterson.

in Social Work

P ublished online February 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Social Work. 8982 words.

Police social work has been defined several ways among the entries published in major social work reference works. The first time police social work appears in the Encyclopedia of Social...

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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...

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Police Social Work

George T. Patterson.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

P ublished online June 2013 .

Article. Subjects: Occupations, Professions, and Work. 4156 words.

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

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Police Social Work

George T. Patterson.

in Encyclopedia of Social Work

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social Work. 4269 words.

Police social workers are professionally trained social workers or individuals with related academic degrees employed within police departments or social

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Community Policing

George Patterson.

in Social Work

P ublished online May 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Social Work. 8655 words.

Community policing is a model of policing that is different from traditional models of policing that focus on the crime functions of law enforcement. Community policing involves the...

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Demystifying the Police

Robert Reiner.

in The Politics of the Police

March 2010; p ublished online October 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Criminology. 19408 words.

This chapter explores some of the myths about police and policing in Britain by reviewing the research evidence about police practice. More specifically, it considers the police role and...

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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...

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Police Unlimited

Paul Mutsaers.

February 2019; p ublished online April 2019 .

Book. Subjects: Criminal Law. 224 pages.

Police Unlimited is centred on a controversial idea that it supports with detailed ethnographic materials: police forces are a focal point of conflict in modern societies....

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Community Policing

Wesley G. Skogan.

in Police and Community in Chicago

December 2009; p ublished online May 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Social Theory. 7175 words.

Community policing is the most important development in law enforcement in the past quarter century. Cities across the country report that they are moving toward this new model, which...

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Conclusions: Reclaiming the Public in Policing

Paul Mutsaers.

in Police Unlimited

February 2019; p ublished online April 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Criminal Law. 10109 words.

This concluding chapter synergizes the previous chapters and adds something new. Both functions are captured by the title, Reclaiming the Public in Policing. First, it argues that the...

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Does Policing the Risk Society Hold the Road Risk?

Jérôme Ferret and Vincent Spenlehauer.

in The British Journal of Criminology

March 2009; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 7795 words.

Ericson and Haggerty's book, Policing the Risk Society (1997), sets out to annul Bittner's classical, coercion-based reading of the police and replace it with a radically new paradigm that...

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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...

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Policing

Michael Sierra-Arévalo.

in Sociology

P ublished online October 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Sociology; Comparative and Historical Sociology; Economic Sociology; Gender and Sexuality; Health, Illness, and Medicine; Population and Demography; Race and Ethnicity; Social Movements and Social Change; Social Stratification, Inequality, and Mobility; Social Theory. 10825 words.

Policing refers to the profession and practice of maintaining social order and enforcing the law through the street-level prevention, detection, and investigation of crime. As society’s...

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Environment and Enforcement

Keith Hawkins.

March 1984; p ublished online March 2012 .

Book. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 272 pages.

Most studies of law enforcement deal with police work, and many are concerned with under-enforcement of selective enforcement as problems. This book shifts the focus to social and economic...

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A National Survey of the Investigation of Child Sexual Abuse

JO MORAN-ELLIS and NIGEL FIELDING.

in The British Journal of Social Work

June 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Social Work. 0 words.

The article reports a national survey of social services and police arrangements for investigating child sexual abuse (CSA). It is now officially accepted as good practice for police and...

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EXPLORING INVESTIGATIVE POLICING: A Study of Private Detectives in Britain

MARTIN GILL and JERRY HART.

in The British Journal of Criminology

January 1997; p ublished online January 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 0 words.

Even with the recent growth of interest in private policing, very little has been written about the work of private investigators. This is surprising considering their relatively long...

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Social Police and the Mechanisms of Prevention

Mark Neocleous.

in The British Journal of Criminology

September 2000; p ublished online September 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Criminology. 0 words.

This article reassesses the work of Patrick Colquhoun by reconsidering his notion of prevention. It argues that Colquhoun has been badly served by having his notion of prevention understood...

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Community and Problem-Oriented Policing

Jack Greene.

in Criminology

P ublished online May 2011 .

Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Criminal Justice; Criminology. 19542 words.

Ideas associated with community and problem-oriented policing came about in the late 1980s and early 1990s partly in reaction to concerns about rises in crime, partly in recognition that...

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Conclusions

Benjamin J. Goold.

in CCTV and Policing

February 2004; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Criminal Law. 4059 words.

This book has addressed two questions: How has the introduction of CCTV affected policing practices in Britain? What does the police response to CCTV tell us about the future of policing?...

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