Canadian Police Work by Curt GriffithsCanadian Police Work by Curt Griffiths

Canadian Police Work

byCurt Griffiths, Brian Whitelaw, Richard B Parent

Paperback | August 21, 2007

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This Introductory Policing text covers the history of policing in Canada, the current structure and operation of policing, the legal context and the power police officers exert and contemporary issues facing policing today. The text surveys all of the current research in the area and uses practical examples and case studies to offer new insights from an interdisciplinary approach.
Curt Griffiths is a prolific and successful author. He is a full time professor in the School of Criminology at Simon Fraser University.
Title:Canadian Police WorkFormat:PaperbackDimensions:448 pages, 9.38 × 7.5 × 0.94 inPublished:August 21, 2007Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0176424105

ISBN - 13:9780176424107

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Canadian Police Work: An OverviewChapter 2 The History of Police WorkChapter 3 Contexts and Trends in Police WorkChapter 4 The Police OccupationChapter 5 Legal Powers of the PoliceChapter 6 Models of Police WorkChapter 7 Patrol and General Duty PolicingChapter 8 Crime Prevention and Crime Response StrategiesChapter 9 Case InvestigationAppendix 9A - Investigating Serious Crimes: A Case Study