Police Administration

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  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/25/2011
  • Publisher: CENGAGE Delmar Learning

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POLICE ADMINISTRATION, 3rd edition, will give criminal justice students and practitioners the concrete knowledge to ascend through the ranks to become a chief, sheriff or other high ranking law enforcement official. "On the Job" boxes highlight insights by working police administration professionals. Key issues such as conflict resolution, human resources, budgeting and collective bargaining become clear with the use of sample forms and documents used by police organizations from around the country. Homeland security and terrorism, topics that have recently come to the forefront of police administration, are also covered.

Table of Contents

The Nature and Setting of Police Administration
Introduction to Police Administration
The Environment of Police Administration
Police Administration and Homeland Security
Organizational Perspectives
Foundations of Police Organization
Contemporary Organizational Theories and Management Systems
People in the Police Organization
Police Leadership
People in the Police Organization
Communication, Negotiation, and Conflict Resolution
Managing Stress and Fatigue
Police Human Resource Management
Labor Relations
Control Processes in Police Management
Control and Productivity in the Police Setting
Planning Program and Budgeting
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