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NCJ Number: 39732 Find in a Library
Title: PSYCHOSOCIAL COSTS OF POLICE CORRUPTION
Author(s): C BAHN
Date Published: Unknown
Page Count: 20
Sponsoring Agency: John Jay Press
New York, NY 10019
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Grant Number: 75-NI-99-0083
Publication Number: MONOGRAPH NO 2
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
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John Jay Press
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Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS STUDY VIEWS POLICE CORRUPTION AS AN ADULT RESOCIALIZATION PROCESS - THE COSTS OF CORRUPTION RANGE FROM DISILLUSIONMENT IN THE POLICE OFFICER AS A MODEL OF PROBITY TO ACTUAL MALFEASANCE AND NONFEASANCE.
Abstract: OUR BASIC SENSE OF TRUST IN THE POLICE AND THE SOCIAL ORDER HE REPRESENTS ARE SHAKEN BY POLICE CORRUPTION. WE REJECT HIM AS A VIABLE ROLE MODEL, AND POLICE CORRUPTION CAN PRODUCE SOCIAL DISORGANIZATION BECAUSE OF THE NEGATIVE EFFECTS IT HAS ON POLICE PERFORMANCE....PLO
Index Term(s): Crime costs; Police corruption; Psychology
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