This handy reference book deals specifically with the administration and management techniques applied to criminal justice organizations. Providing the best in modern management theory and research, the book also emphasizes the application of management techniques appropriate to each area of the criminal justice system. By focusing on the hows as well as the whys, readers will be prepared for dealing with real management issues.
-- Politics and its effects on police departments added to Chapter 1
-- New chapter on community policing
-- Information of technology and its impact: i.e., effects on short and long-term planning, operations, and training
-- Material on how departments work with the media and how the media affects the departments