Police Use of Force A Global Perspective
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Description: Police Use of Force: A Global Perspective is a compelling international exploration of police use of force, firearms, and non-lethal weapons around the world. The essays gathered here will provides readers with an understanding of the vast differences in how police use force in various countries, as well as why police use force differently under different forms of government. Topics covered include use-of-force definitions, training procedures, policy issues, abuse of police authority, use of force during interrogations, and the use of firearms by armed and conventionally unarmed police forces. Finally, there is an essay focusing on how shooting and killing a suspect impacts an officer in the months and years that follow.
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List price: $49.00
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, LLC
Publication date: 4/9/2010
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
|Police Use of Force|
|Non-Lethal Force by Police in the United States: The Various Lenses Through Which Appropriateness Is Examined|
|The Use of Force by Police in Poland|
|Police and the Use of Force in Hong Kong|
|Officer Safety and Public Safety: Training the Police to Use Force in the United Kingdom|
|Physical and Psychological Force in Criminal and Military Interrogations in the United States|
|Police “Encounters” in Mumbai, India|
|Memo Dura: Fighting Crime, Violence, and Insecurity with an Iron Fist in Central America|
|Systemic Police Violence in Brazil|
|Police Use of Firearms|
|Police Use of Guns in Unarmed Countries: The United Kingdom|
|Police Use of Guns in a Routinely Unarmed Police Force Regulations and Practice in Norway|
|Police Use of Firearms in Sweden|
|Police Use of Firearms in the Nordic Countries: A Comparison|
|Police Use of Firearms in China: An Overview of a Regulatory Framework|
|Deadly Force in the United States|
|An Exploration of Police Use of Firearms in Australia|
|The Consequences of Using Deadly Force|
|Police Use of Non-Lethal Weapons|
|Pepper Spray: Practice, Policy, and Research in the Netherlands|
|Police Use of the TASER in the United States: Research, Controversies, and Recommendations|
|Currently Available Less-than-Lethal Alternatives and Emerging Technologies for the Future|
|Conclusion: A Journey Through the World of Police Use of Force|
|About the Editors and Contributors|