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Critical Issues in Police Civil Liability



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Table of Contents

The scope and impact of police civil liabilityp. 1
The fundamentals of state tort lawp. 17
The fundamentals of federal liability lawp. 39
Civil liability for police use of excessive forcep. 79
Police civil liability for high-risk drug enforcement operationsp. 97
Police liability for failure to protect : abandoning citizens in dangerous places and situationsp. 125
Police civil liability for negligent pursuitsp. 143
Police civil liability for failure to arrest intoxicated driversp. 161
The liability of traffic officers : negligence at accident scenesp. 179
Police liability for failure to prevent detainee suicidep. 195
Shifting conceptions of police civil liability and law enforcementp. 215
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