POLICING IN CENTRAL
AND EASTERN EUROPE:
Comparing Firsthand Knowledge
with Experience from the West

Edited by: Milan Pagon
College of Police and Security Studies · Ljubljana, Slovenia · ©1996
Policing in Central and Eastern Europe

Table of Contents


Preface and Acknowledgments
Introduction
Contributors

PART I
CORE ISSUES AND CHALLENGES

POLICING IN CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE: THE ROLE AND IMPORTANCE
OF COOPERATION, TRAINING, EDUCATION, AND RESEARCH

Milan Pagon

WHICH CHALLENGES WILL POLICE MANAGERS HAVE TO MEET IN THE FUTURE
Rainer Schulte

TRANSPARENCY AND THE POLICE: EXTERNAL RESEARCH, POLICING, AND DEMOCRACY
William F. McDonald & Sergei E. Paromchik

CITIZENS OVERSIGHT OF POLICE: DEVELOPMENTS IN THE WEST
Richard J. Terrill

POLICE TRAINING IN HUMAN DIGNITY
Gerald W. Lynch

POLICING AND ATTITUDES TOWARDS POLICE IN COUNTRIES IN TRANSITION
Ugljesa Zvekic

PART II
COOPERATION AND EXCHANGE OF KNOWLEDGE IN POLICING

INTERNATIONAL POLICE COOPERATION: OPPORTUNITIES AND OBSTACLES
Anthony J. Balzer

PRE-JUDICIAL (PREVENTIVE) STRUCTURING OF INTERNATIONAL POLICE ACTION IN EUROPE
Gert Vermeulen

APPLICABILITY OF WESTERN POLICE EXPERIENCE: DESIRES AND POSSIBILITIES FROM THE VIEWPOINT OF SLOVENIAN POLICE
Anton Dvorsek

CONSTITUTION OF POLICE-SECURITY SCIENCE
Gustáv Dianiska & Ivan Simovcek

UTILIZATION OF THE INTERNATIONAL EXPERIENCE OF THE POLICE RECRUTING, SELECTION AND TRAINING IN THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION
Valeri Mikhailovich Morozov & Vladimir Anatolyevich Sergevnin

INTERCULTURAL HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT FOR POLICE COOPERATION IN EUROPE
Ulrich Koch

EUROPOLICE LANGUAGE: A COMMON CORE IN FOREIGN LANGUAGES FOR POLICE AND RELATED PUBLIC SERVICES
Milica Gacic

LIBRARY OF THE MINISTRY OF THE INTERIOR: AN INTERNATIONAL FOCAL POINT FOR RESEARCH FINDINGS IN THE AREA OF POLICE AND RELATED SCIENCES IN CENTRAL AND EASTERN EUROPE
Tanja Kovse

PART III
POLICING AND THE COMMUNITY

RE-VISIONING COMMUNITY POLICING
Ronald T. Stansfield

THE USE AND EFFECTIVENESS OF COMMUNITY POLICING IN A DEMOCRACY
Bertus R. Ferreira

FRIENDS OF POLICE MOVEMENT: A CONCEPT FOR EMPOWERMENT AND AN
EXPERIMENT IN COMMUNITY POLICING

Prateep V. Philip

THE ROLE OF POLICE IN COMBATING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IN THE UNITED STATES: A CASE STUDY OF THE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE REDUCTION UNIT, PORTLAND POLICE BUREAU
David Butzer, Lois Martin Bronfman, & Brian Stipak

AN INNOVATIVE CONCEPT TO HEIGHTEN SECURITY CONSCIOUSNESS AND SENSITIZE POLICE PERSONNEL
Prateep V. Philip

CORRECTIONS IN A NEW LIGHT: DEVELOPING A PRISON SYSTEM FOR A DEMOCRATIC SOCIETY
James Houston, Dragan Stefanovic

PART IV
POLICING AND CHANGE

THE MANAGEMENT OF CHANGE IN POLICE ORGANIZATIONS
James M. Hart

LEGITIMATION AND CULTURALISM: TOWARDS POLICING CHANGES IN THE EUROPEAN "POST-SOCIALIST" COUNTRIES
Arianit Koci

ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGES IN SLOVENIAN POLICE IN THE PERIOD BETWEEN 1989 AND 1996
Vinko Gorenak

THE FALL OF THE WALL AND THE EAST GERMAN POLICE
Belinda Cooper

CONTINUITY AND CHANGE IN HUNGARIAN POLICING IN THE MIRROR OF PUBLIC SECURITY DETENTION
Istvan Szikinger

THE BACKGROUND OF THE HUMAN RIGHTS PROTECTION IN LITHUANIA
Alvydas Pumputis

ASSESSMENT OF SOCIETAL SECURITY IN RECENT PAST AND TODAY
Miran Mitar

PART V
POLICING AND CRIME

A COMBATING CRIME

COOPERATIVE INTERAGENCY APPROACHES TO THE ILLEGAL DRUG PROBLEM
Peter Monge, Janet Fulk, Claire Parnassa, Andrew Flanagin,
Suzanne Rumsey, & Mike Kalman

A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THREE DIFFERENT APPROACHES TO COMBATING MONEY LAUNDERING
Andrew Haynes

CORPORATE WRONGDOING POLICING
Janez Pecar

MEASURING ORGANIZED CRIME IN THE WESTERN EUROPE
Toon van der Heijden

ORGANIZED CRIME - CAN WE UNIFY THE DEFINITION
Bojan Dobovsek

B APPROACHES TO CRIME INVESTIGATION
DEFENCE STRATEGIES AND TECHNIQUES OF INTERROGATION: RESULTS OF EMPIRICAL RESEARCH
Darko Maver

CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE INVESTIGATIONS: A JOINT INVESTIGATIVE APPROACH COMBINING THE EXPERTISE OF MENTAL HEALTH AND LAW ENFORCEMENT PROFESSIONALS
Karyl McBride

ODOUROLOGY SERVES LAW AND ORDER BODIES
George B. Dergay & Gennadiy V. Fiodorov

CRIMINOLOGICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF OFFENDERS GUILTY OF ROBBERY
Zvonimir Dujmovic & Ljiljana Miksaj-Todorovic

PROBLEMS AND PERSPECTIVES OF COMPLEX CRIME INVESTIGATION IN LITHUANIA
Egidijus Kurapka

THE ANALYSIS OF SPECIAL PSYCHOLOGICAL PROFILE: BEGINNING OF PROFILING IN SLOVENIA
Polona Selic

INVESTIGATING THE APPLICATION OF SELF-ADHESIVE WALL-PAPER IN LIFTING FINGERPRINTS
Tatjana Kolar-Gregoric & Ana-Marija Horjan

PART VI
POLICING AND PSYCHOLOGY

A ORGANIZATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY AND POLICING

STRESS AND THE SENIOR POLICE MANAGER
Jennifer Brown & Cary L. Cooper

ORGANIZATIONAL AND INTERPERSONAL SOURCES OF STRESS IN THE SLOVENIAN POLICE FORCE
Daniel C. Ganster, Milan Pagon, & Michelle Duffy

SELECTION OF STUDENTS FOR THE STUDY OF POLICE CRIMINALISTICS
Dragica Kozaric-Kovacic Tajana Ljubin

B ATTITUDES, VALUES, AND PERCEPTIONS IN POLICING

VALUES AND PROFESSIONAL IDEALS OF SLOVENE DETECTIVES
Peter Umek, Kristjan Musek, & Gorazd Mesko

THE RELATION BETWEEN JOB SATISFACTION, JOB FRUSTRATION AND NARCISSISM AND ATTITUDES TOWARDS PROFESSIONAL ETHICAL BEHAVIOR AMONG POLICE OFFICERS
Pavel Krejci, Jaroslav Kvapil, & Jirí Semrád

COMPARATIVE RESEARCH OF POLICE PRACTICES IN ENGLAND, GERMANY, POLAND AND HUNGARY
Rob Mawby

INSTITUTIONAL ATTITUDES TOWARDS POLICING IN CONTEMPORARY SOUTH AFRICA
J. H. Prinsloo

THE EFFECT OF SUSPICION ON PERSONALITY RATINGS
Dennis F. Tipping

STUDENTS' ATTITUDES TOWARD THE POLICE IN SLOVENIA
Gorazd Mesko, Peter Umek, & Kristjan Musek

POLICE OPINION ABOUT THEIR OWN ORGANIZATION
Trpe Stojanovski & Zorica Sinadinovska-Zdraveska

PART VII
POLICE EDUCATION AND TRAINING

EUROPEAN SYSTEMS OF POLICE EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Milan Pagon, Bojana Virjent-Novak, Melita Djuric, & Branko Lobnikar

THE CASE FOR INTERNATIONAL POLICE COOPERATION ON TRAINING ISSUES
T.B. Frost

KNOWLEDGE OF FOREIGN LANGUAGES IN POLICE DEALINGS WITH FOREIGNERS IN SLOVENIA
Bojana Virjent-Novak

NATIONAL LAW ENFORCEMENT INTEGRITY INSTITUTE (NLEII)
Darryl A. Jones

DETERMINATION OF EDUCATIONAL AIMS OF THE COLLEGE OF POLICE AND SECURITY STUDIES (CPSS) IN SLOVENIA 1989-1995
Miran Mitar

THE NEW APPROACH TO POLICE TRAINING IN LATVIA AFTER POLITICAL CHANGES IN 1991
Atis Meibergs

HOW TO MODERNIZE POLICE TRAINING IN SLOVENIA: RESULTS OF RESEARCH
Melita Djuric & Gorazd Mesko

POLICING AND DISTANCE EDUCATION IN SOUTH AFRICA: A PROCESS IN TRANSFORMATION
Willem Bosman & David Frost

PART VIII
SPECIAL TOPICS IN POLICING

A WOMEN IN POLICE

INTEGRATING WOMEN INTO POLICING: A COMPARATIVE EUROPEAN PERSPECTIVE
Jennifer Brown

FEMALE POLICE OFFICERS IN THE UNITED STATES
Barbara R. Price

REASONS FOR JOINING AND BELIEFS ABOUT POLICE AMONG SLOVENIAN FEMALE POLICE ROOKIES
Milan Pagon & Branko Lobnikar

BREAKING THE SILENCE
Anita Hazenberg

B TRAFFIC ASPECTS OF POLICING

THE ROLE OF TRAFFIC LAW ENFORCEMENT IN THE SLOVENE ROAD SAFETY SYSTEM
Ljubo Zajc

PORTLAND'S ASSET FORFEITURE PROGRAM: THE EFFECTIVENESS OF VEHICLE SEIZURE IN REDUCING REARREST AMONG ôPROBLEMö DRUNK DRIVERS
Ian B. Crosby


THE USE OF TRAFFIC CONFLICT TECHNIQUES IN THE PROCESS OF EDUCATING TRAFFIC POLICE
Mladen Gledec

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