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NCJ Number: 40545 Find in a Library
Title: INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE SEMINAR, PART 2 POLICE-COMMUNITY RELATIONS IN GREAT BRITAIN
Author(s): D POWIS
Date Published: 1977
Sponsoring Agency: John Jay College of Criminal Justice
New York, NY 10019
Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Prisoner Reentry Institute
City University of New York
555 West 57th Street, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10019
United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: BRITISH SPEAKER OUTLINES SOME OF THE CONSIDERATIONS TO BE TAKEN INTO ACCOUNT IN UNDERSTANDNG THE POLICE COMMUNITY RELATIONS ISSUE.
Abstract: THE SPEAKER, A LONDON POLICE OFFICIAL, POINTS OUT THE DIFFERENCE IN POLICE RISKS IN BRITAIN AND IN THE UNITED STATES. HE ALSO POINTS OUT THE DIFFERENCES IN ATTITUDE BETWEEN BRITISH AND AMERICAN POLICE OFFICERS. THERE IS LESS OF A DANGER TO BRITISH POLICE OFFICERS THAN TO AMERICANS. BRITAIN HAS HAD TO COPE WITH MINORITIES AND IMMIGRANTS FOR A LONGER PERIOD OF TIME THAN THE U.S. HAS, AND THIS HAS HELPED TO FACILITATE POLICE COMMUNITY RELATIONS IN BRITAIN. FOR RELATED INFORMATION, SEE NCJ-40544 AND 40546-40548....BDS
Index Term(s): England; Management; Police agencies; Police attitudes; Police community relations; Police safety; Workshops and seminars
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