9780534554347

Management and Supervision in Law Enforcement

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  • ISBN13:

    9780534554347

  • ISBN10:

    0534554342

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 8/1/2000
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
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Summary

While still the most comprehensive title in the market, making it suitable for courses in supervision, management, and administration, this revision has been streamlined into 17 student-friendly chapters (reduced from 20 in the previous edition) to better match the typical 15-week semester. Bennett/Hess use an extensive pedagogical framework to ensure student learning and provide an accessible text. Despite its comprehensive coverage, this book is very approachable for any level of student. Focusing on cutting-edge management principles, the book gives students an extensive introduction to the subject that will serve them in future careers.

Table of Contents

Preface
About the Authors
Management and Supervision: an Overview
The Law Enforcement Organization
The Role of Management and Leadership
Community Policing
Basic Management/Personal Skills
Communication
Decision Making and Problem Solving
Time Management
Managers and the Skills of Others
Training and Beyond
Promoting Growth and Development
Motivation and Morale
Managing Problems
Discipline and Problem Behaviors
Complaints, Grievances and Conflict
Stress
Getting the Job Done . .
Through Others
Deploying Law Enforcement Resources and Improving Productivity
Budgeting and Managing Costs Creatively
Hiring Personnel and Dealing with Unions
Performance Appraisals and Evaluation
Challenges in Managing for the Future
Sample Community Policing Implementation Profile
Sample Goals, Daily Routine, Methods, Responsibilities and Duties of a Community Policing Officer
Offenses and their Penalties: Progressive Discipline
Sample Application Form
Sample Interview Rating Sheet
Accessibility Checklist for Complying with ADA
Sample Affirmative Action Questionnaire
List of Abbreviations and Acronyms
Glossary
Author Index
Subject Index
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