Description

The Police Manager gives practical, field-tested guidance to students and professionals who aspire to leadership roles in law enforcement, providing a comprehensive explanation of issues and challenges that they will face as police supervisors. The book is divided into four parts, covering historical and philosophical underpinnings, behavioral aspects of police management, functional aspects of police management, and major issues in modern police work.

Key Features

    • Covers recent research findings that point the way to improvements in supervision by police managers.
    • Revision author Egan Green brings the insights of a new generation to this book.
    • Appendices contain sample police department forms and documents.

    Readership

    Graduate and advanced undergraduate students in the criminal justice programs of 4-yr and career schools, and law enforcement professionals seeking promotions.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    384
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2013
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Anderson
    Print ISBN:
    9781455730476
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781455730544

    About the author

    Egan Green

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Radford University

    Reviews

    "…this text explains the issues and challenges that are faced by police supervisors. The book provides historical context as well as current issues facing modern police work."--Evidence Technology Magazine, July-August 2013