Introduction To Police Studies by Mike WinacottIntroduction To Police Studies by Mike Winacott

Introduction To Police Studies

byMike Winacott, Simon Bradford, Phil Debruyne

Paperback | December 12, 2012

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Introduction to Police Studies, First Edition, offers an overview of the requirements, standards, and duties required to become a successful police officer in Canada. The text follows specific curriculum standards set by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities and covers topics such as the History of Policing in Canada, Duties of a Police Officer, Hiring Criteria, Ethics, and Civilian Governance and Oversight in a visually engaging manner.
Title:Introduction To Police StudiesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 10.88 × 8.41 × 0.31 inPublished:December 12, 2012Publisher:Nelson College IndigenousLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0176527532

ISBN - 13:9780176527532

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Table of Contents

Part One: Career Opportunities in PolicingChapter 1: Police History and OrganizationChapter 2: Becoming a Police OfficerChapter 3: The Police Role and DiscretionPart Two: Skills Required for Providing Police Service ExcellenceChapter 4: Communication SkillsChapter 5: Customer Service Chapter 6: Police Culture, Personality and Stress Part Three: Legislation Impacting Police ConductChapter 7: Professionalism And EthicsChapter 8: The Police Disciplinary Process And Code Of Conduct Chapter 9: The Public Complaints System Part Four: Police Governance and OversightChapter 10: Civilian GovernanceChapter 11: Policing Policies and ProceduresChapter 12: Civilian Oversight