Police Studies: Intnl Review of Police Development: Volume 18 Issue 2


Table of contents

Policewomen and firearms in the British police service

Jennifer Brown, Stephen Sargent

A brief description of the limited arming of British police officers. In England and Wales 6 per cent of officers are authorised to carry firearms and only 2.6 per cent of…

The influence of history and the rule of law on the development of community policing in Germany

Heike P. Gramckow

Explains resistance to community policing in Germany in terms of historical and legal constraints. Notes similar problem areas in other countries, e.g. information…

Evaluating community policing: problems and prospects

Michael J. Palmiotto, Michael E. Donahue

Outlines alternative research strategies for evaluation of Community policing (CP). Briefly discusses the failure of policing as a formal mechanism of social control and…



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1995 – 1996

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Emerald Publishing Limited