Canadian Police Work by Curt GriffithsCanadian Police Work by Curt Griffiths

Canadian Police Work

byCurt Griffiths

Paperback | August 5, 2015

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The fourth edition of Canadian Police Work continues to build upon the success of the previous three editions with updated information and expanded coverage of various policing issues. Students are provided with a foundation of the history of policing in Canada, the structure and operation of policing, the legal context in which policing occurs, and contemporary issues that are facing policing today. There is a balance between research and real-life case examples, ensuring students have well-rounded insights and perspectives into the ongoing successes and challenges faced by those involved in policing today.
Curt Griffiths is a prolific and successful author. He is a full time professor in the School of Criminology at Simon Fraser University.Curt T. Griffiths is a professor and Director, Police Studies Centre in the School of Criminology at Simon Fraser University.
Title:Canadian Police WorkFormat:PaperbackDimensions:336 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.56 inPublished:August 5, 2015Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0176582932

ISBN - 13:9780176582937

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Considering Police Work Chapter 2: The Origins and Evolution of Police WorkChapter 3: Contemporary Canadian Policing Chapter 4: Police Ethics and AccountabilityChapter 5: The Police OccupationChapter 6: Patrol and General Duty PolicingChapter 7: Police Powers and the Use of ForceChapter 8: Policing in the CommunityChapter 9: Police StrategiesChapter 10: Case Investigation Chapter 11: Going Forward: Critical Issues in Canadian Policing