To read the full version of this content please select one of the options below:

Police cooperation in internal enforcement of immigration control: learning from international comparison

Immigration, Crime and Justice

ISBN: 978-1-84855-438-2, eISBN: 978-1-84855-439-9

ISSN: 1521-6136

Publication date: 19 May 2009

Abstract

Practical implications – The German experience supports the value of a comprehensive information system for rapidly determining the immigration status of suspects, but it may not work as expected in the United States and the United Kingdom, where registration and identification obligations apply to foreign citizens only. With the US and UK experiences, one could predict that discriminating identification practices may become more sensitive issues in a Germany with increasing numbers of immigrated citizens.

Citation

Vogel, D., McDonald, W.F., Jordan, B., Düvell, F., Kovacheva, V. and Vollmer, B. (2009), "Police cooperation in internal enforcement of immigration control: learning from international comparison", Mcdonald, W.F. (Ed.) Immigration, Crime and Justice (Sociology of Crime, Law and Deviance, Vol. 13), Emerald Group Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 205-241. https://doi.org/10.1108/S1521-6136(2009)0000013015

Publisher

:

Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Copyright © 2009, Emerald Group Publishing Limited