Description

The authors provide stepping stones for rural and small-town agencies to make the organizational changes needed for community policing to take hold. The book introduces the concept of community policing and its many benefits to the agencies and communities that adopt it. Important issues discussed include the challenge of organizational change, as well as examples of community policing obstacles and successes, and the future of community policing in the 21st century.

Key Features

  • Chapters are organized to look at key issues, discussion, and conclusion.
  • Appendices include sample surveys and focus group questions.

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2005
Published:
Imprint:
Anderson
Print ISBN:
9781583605349
Electronic ISBN:
9781437755114

About the authors

Quint Thurman

Affiliations and Expertise

Texas State University - San Marcos

Edmund McGarrell

Affiliations and Expertise

Michigan State University