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NCJ Number: 64411 Find in a Library
Title: SUPERVISION OF POLICE PERSONNEL, 3RD ED
Author(s): N F IANNONE
Corporate Author: Prentice Hall
United States of America
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 432
Sponsoring Agency: Prentice Hall
Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632
Sale Source: Prentice Hall
Englewood Cliffs, NJ 07632
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS TEXTBOOK OFFERS GUIDELINES FOR ALL ASPECTS OF POLICE PERSONNEL ADMINISTRATION, EMPHASIZING SOME MODERN SOLUTIONS TO TRADITIONAL PROBLEMS.
Abstract: IT BEGINS BY DEFINING THE GENERAL ROLE OF THE POLICE SUPERVISOR IN ORGANIZATION, ADMINISTRATION, AND MANAGEMENT BEFORE TURNING TO SPECIFIC ASPECTS OF THE JOB. GUIDELINES ARE CLARIFIED WITH EXAMPLES DRAWN FROM THE AUTHOR'S EXPERIENCE AND COVER DEALING WITH EMPLOYEE DISSATISFACTION, GRIEVANCE, AND COMPLAINTS; INSTRUCTING PERSONNEL TO COMMUNICATE EFFECTIVELY (THIS INCLUDES BARRIERS TO COMMUNICATION AND THE MOST EFFECTIVE USE OF WRITTEN OR ORAL COMMUNICATION); PSYCHOLOGICAL ASPECTS OF SUPERVISION; PRINCIPLES OF INTERVIEWING; SPECIAL PROBLEMS IN COUNSELING A SUBORDINATE, ESPECIALLY WHEN DRINKING, MARITAL, OR EMOTIONAL PROBLEMS ARE INVOLVED; KINDS OF DISCIPLINE AND THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN DISCIPLINE AND MORALE; PERSONNEL COMPLAINT INVESTIGATION; PERSONNEL EVALUATION AND PERFORMANCE RATING STANDARDS; DISTRIBUTION AND DEPLOYMENT OF FIELD FORCES AND TACTICAL DEPLOYMENT OF FORCES; TRAINING; AND CONFERENCE LEADERSHIP, PLANNING, AND PROCEDURES. SEVERAL TOPICS OF PARTICULAR INTEREST TO THE MODERN SUPERVISOR ARE HOSTAGE NEGOTIATIONS AND SPECIAL PROBLEMS REGARDING FEMALE PERSONNEL. THE TEXT INCLUDES APPROPRIATE TABLES AND CHARTS. EACH CHAPTER CONCLUDES WITH A SUMMARY, REVIEW QUESTIONS, AND EXERCISES. A BIBLIOGRAPHY AND INDEX ARE INCLUDED. (RFC)
Index Term(s): Counseling; Employee grievances; Instructional aids; Participatory management; Personnel administration; Personnel evaluation; Personnel promotion; Personnel selection; Police hostage-negotiation units; Police management; Police personnel; Police women
Note: ONE OF THE PRENTICE-HALL SERIES IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE
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