• Social Science

Management and Supervision in Law Enforcement


Author: Kären Hess,Christine Hess Orthmann
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1439056447
Category: Social Science
Page: 608
View: 6645
MANAGEMENT AND SUPERVISION IN LAW ENFORCEMENT, 6th edition is a practical and straightforward book that focuses on law enforcement managers and supervisors, their jobs, and the complicated interrelationships between members of the law enforcement team and the communities they share. This new edition adds Chief Shaun LaDue as a contributor to give a practitioner’s perspective to management and supervision. Additionally, the text has an increased emphasis on leadership and has been reorganized to begin the text focusing on management. The text focuses on post-9/11 policing and includes research on the effects of 9/11 as well as data driven policing, including CompStat policing, intelligence-led policing and evidence based policing. The text also includes discussions on the effects of the current economic crisis on law enforcement, including two 2009 PERF studies and reports. MANAGEMENT AND SUPERVISION IN LAW ENFORCEMENT, 6th edition presents a comprehensive overview of the responsibilities of law enforcement leaders and covers everything from the newest principles in policing to the exciting technological aids changing the face of law enforcement today, preparing readers to become tomorrow’s leaders. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Political Science

Law Enforcement Management

What Works and what Doesn't!
Author: Michael J. Carpenter,Roger Fulton
Publisher: Looseleaf Law Publications
ISBN: 1932777903
Category: Political Science
Page: 165
View: 2133
Benefit from the combined wisdom of a team of successful managers who have discovered - through years of actual experience - the leadership techniques that succeed and those that don't.Topics include:- Gaining confidence- Earning respect- Fostering loyalty- Administrative "survival"- Leading the wayAvoid pitfalls on your path to success!Includes analysis, exploration and advice on more than 50 actual management topics and situations that illustrate leadership principles you can broadly apply to your own work.

    • Political Science

Police Supervision and Management

In an Era of Community Policing
Author: Kenneth J. Peak,Larry K. Gaines,Ronald W. Glensor
Publisher: Pearson College Division
ISBN: 9780135154663
Category: Political Science
Page: 409
View: 4630
Based on the authors' more than 100 years of professional and academic experience, "Police Supervision and Management In An Era of Community Policing," Third Edition provides readers with an insider's view of the challenging and demading world of the police supervisor or manager. Comprehensive, topical, and "real world" in flavor, the book is an ideal choice for acadmic courses in police supervision or management and is an invaluable study tool for police officers preparing for promotional examinations. New to the Third Edition Three new chapters: Chapter 11 Unions and Labor Relations Chapter 13 Managing and Supervising Police Operations Chapter 14 Homeland Security and Policing New or expanded coverage of numerous topics including: Media relations Moving from a "good" to "great" organization Crime prevention through environmental design (CPTED) The National Incident Management System (NIMS) Using CompStat Workplace harassment Police initiatives on domestic violence, drug issues, raves, gangs and graffiti, and school violence

    • Political Science

Effective Police Supervision


Author: Harry W. More,Larry S. Miller
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317522699
Category: Political Science
Page: 534
View: 3674
Good police officers are often promoted into supervisory positions with little or no training for what makes a good manager. Effective Police Supervision is a core text used in college-level classes on supervisory practices in criminal justice. This popular book combines behavioral theory with case studies that allow the reader to identify and resolve personal and organizational problems. It provides readers with an understanding of the group behaviors and organizational dynamics, with a focus on effectiveness as well as proficiency, and on how a supervisor can help to create an effective organization. This book is also a vital tool in the preparation of police officers for promotional exams. This revised and updated edition includes new material throughout on police accountability, police involvement with news media, dealing with social media, and avoiding scandals. Each chapter includes important key terms and opens with a case study to illustrate important concepts.

    • Law

Security Supervision and Management

Theory and Practice of Asset Protection
Author: IFPO
Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann
ISBN: 0128004894
Category: Law
Page: 668
View: 3613
Security Supervision and Management, Fourth Edition, fills the basic training needs for security professionals who want to move into supervisory or managerial positions. Covering everything needed from how to work with today’s generation security force employees to the latest advances in the security industry, Security Supervision and Management, Fourth Edition, shows security officers how to become a more efficient and well-rounded security professional. Security Supervision and Management, Fourth Edition, is also the only text needed to prepare for the Certified in Security Supervision and Management (CSSM) designation offered by International Foundation for Protection Officers (IFPO). The IFPO also publishes The Professional Protection Officer: Practical Security Strategies and Emerging Trends, now in its 8th edition. Core text for completing the Security Supervision and Management Program/Certified in Security Supervision and Management (CSSM) designation offered by IFPO Contributions from more than 50 experienced security professionals in a single volume Completely updated to reflect the latest procedural and technological changes in the security industry Conforms to ANSI/ASIS standards

    • Education

Introduction to Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice


Author: Kären M. Hess,Christine Hess Orthmann,Henry Lim Cho
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 130596876X
Category: Education
Page: 648
View: 400
Fully updated to reflect the latest changes in the field, this new edition provides comprehensive, practical coverage of both law enforcement and the criminal justice system as a whole (including courts, corrections, and juvenile justice) in one convenient volume. Acclaimed for its uniquely accessible writing style, many real-world examples, and its realistic and relevant boots on the street perspective, this new edition is packed with up-to-date information on today's hottest topics. These include the numerous ways technology is changing the day-to-day operations of policing; the recommendations of the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing, including the need to improve trust and legitimacy with the public and a shift to a guardian mindset; the law enforcement response to new terrorism threats such as ISIS and homegrown violent extremists, the consequences of Brady-Giglio violations, and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Computers

Dynamic Police Training


Author: Ann R. Bumbak
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781439815892
Category: Computers
Page: 182
View: 8140
As police work has become increasingly professionalized, classrooms have become a preferred environment for training. However, the best preparation for police work has traditionally been conducted on the job. Dynamic Police Training partners the experienced law enforcement officer’s "street-smart" perspective of what makes training work with a professional educator’s "book-smart" approach to writing curriculum to achieve the best results in police training programs. A results-oriented handbook for police trainers seeking clear and definitive information on curriculum development, the book facilitates training designed to develop students’ critical thinking skills, physical competencies, and in-depth understanding of concepts such as use of force, consequences of failure, and value-based judgment. Authored by a former police officer and trainer with over 14 years of experience in the field and the classroom, this volume: Examines the typical strengths and limitations of police trainers and describes how to build on existing skills Explains how to go beyond the lecture and slide show format to make police training an interactive and thought-provoking experience for students Translates the theoretical basis of cognitive, affective, and psychomotor skills training into police-oriented language Outlines the methods for developing high-quality law enforcement instructional content Provides a step-by-step construction guide for law enforcement lesson plan development with versatile templates included for the reader’s use Understanding how to write an interactive curriculum that allows police officers to achieve mastery of skills in the classroom is what differentiates outstanding training from the mediocre. Dynamic Police Training helps police trainers who deliver, revise, or develop training programs in the academy and beyond, enabling them to achieve top-notch training results within the confines of the classroom setting that translate into real results on the street.

    • Social Science

Police Operations: Theory and Practice


Author: Kären M. Hess,Christine H. Orthmann,Henry Lim Cho
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1285667468
Category: Social Science
Page: 576
View: 8457
This trusted book provides a focused, practical introduction to the key principles and practices guiding the operations of modern police departments. While maintaining its proven instructional approach and strong focus on community- and problem-oriented policing, the sixth edition of POLICE OPERATIONS: THEORY AND PRACTICE reflects the latest trends and research shaping the day-to-day operations of progressive police departments. A new Perspectives from a First-Line Supervisor feature shares practical, applied information. Highlights include new and revised information on evolving technology, the police officer hiring process, how police use websites and social media to communicate with the public, patrol techniques, cultural diversity, cell phone use and laws, hazardous materials response, federal emergency response agencies, and cyberterrorism. The authors complement this wealth of information with an appealing writing style, numerous photos and illustrations, and real-life examples to engage your interest, enhance learning, and demonstrate the professional relevance of chapter material. Now better than ever, this convenient book is an ideal resource for law enforcement students and professionals who want an accessible, up-to-date guide to essential principles and current trends and practices in police operations. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

    • Law

Principles of Leadership and Management in Law Enforcement


Author: Michael L. Birzer,Gerald J. Bayens,Cliff Roberson
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 9781439880340
Category: Law
Page: 390
View: 3527
Effective police organizations are run with sound leadership and management strategies that take into account the myriad of challenges that confront today’s law enforcement professionals. Principles of Leadership and Management in Law Enforcement is a comprehensive and accessible textbook exploring critical issues of leadership within police agencies. Every chapter includes key concepts, definitions, chapter objectives, and review questions. Organized in logical fashion, each new chapter builds on previous material for quick assimilation. Topics include: The evolution of the modern police department Leadership approaches and management theories Organizational structure of a police department Strategic short- and long-term planning Business approaches, including Six Sigma and COMPSTAT New technology such as computer-aided dispatch, vehicle monitoring, and crime mapping Managing police stress and the work environment Recruitment and training Legislative issues impacting police, including Title VII Policing in an era of advanced homeland security Ethical issues Suitable for a one-semester course, the book’s easy reading style minimizes the need for memorization and reinforces salient points through boxed highlighted areas. Written by three renowned criminal justice experts, this volume encourages readers to think expansively and develop new insights into the future direction of police leadership and management.

    • Political Science

Police Administration

Structures, Processes, and Behavior
Author: Charles R. Swanson,Leonard Territo,Robert W. Taylor
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 9780131589339
Category: Political Science
Page: 692
View: 3663
For courses in Police Administration, Management, and Supervision. The best-selling, most comprehensive text available for police administration & management, Police Administration 7/e presents a carefully researched and vivid introduction to police organizations that focuses on the procedures, politics and human relations issues that law enforcement managers and administrators must understand in order to succeed. Representing the collective experience of the authors' decades of experience in law enforcement, training, and teaching, Police Administration 7/e is recognized by both the academic and law enforcement communities as the authoritative treatment of this important topic.

    • Political Science

Supervision of Police Personnel


Author: Nathan F. Iannone,Marvin Iannone,Jeffrey L. Bernstein
Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed
ISBN: 0133056015
Category: Political Science
Page: 360
View: 1775
This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. The must-read text for criminal justice students, prospective police supervisors, and police promotional exams. Supervision of Police Personnel, Eighth Edition, offers complete coverage of the principles and practices of police supervision for leadership training of supervisors in law enforcement and allied fields. This newly updated text explores relationships involved in individual and group management methods and the practical techniques for carrying out the various responsibilities of the police supervisor. Discussions focus on real issues faced by police supervisors in interpersonal, operational, and administrative relationships. Written by experienced police officers, the text presents time-tested content that is an indispensible resource for promotional exams.

    • Self-Help

The 10 Principles of Great Leadership


Author: Blaine Locklair
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1304546489
Category: Self-Help
Page: 100
View: 7055
Leadership is the most important part of an organization's success. As a leader, your ability to influence others is the key to getting things done. The 10 Principles of Great Leadership is designed to help you maximize your leadership with the employees you lead, and will strengthen the relationships with those around you. Topics include: * Leadership without title-how to lead others without a leadership title * Empathy and how to see things from the point of view of others * Influence and how to get those you lead to follow you * Values and how they impact the decisions people make * Generationalism and how it impacts employees * Motivating employees to get the job done to the best of their abilities * Affability and how to be liked and respected by others * Trust and how it impacts your ability to lead * Accountability and how to correct bad behaviors by employees * Retention and how you can help keep great employees

    • Political Science

Supervising Police Personnel

The Fifteen Responsibilities
Author: Paul M. Whisenand
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780130224866
Category: Political Science
Page: 353
View: 5901
For courses in Police Supervision, Human or Organizational Behavior, and Ethics. Exceptionally practical in focus, this introduction to police supervision covers all the latest supervisory concepts and practices, and stresses the importance of values and ethics in police leadership and community-oriented policing. Using a 15-responsibility framework and a variety of interactive and imaginative exercises, it encourages students to think and behave as supervisors, and helps them to develop a compelling sense of mission and commitment.

    • Political Science

Progressive Police Supervision

A Simple & Effective Approach for Managing a Police Agency
Author: Jody Kasper
Publisher: Looseleaf Law Publications
ISBN: 1608850226
Category: Political Science
Page: 142
View: 2586
Confront the unique leadership challenges of 21st century policing with confidence, commitment and success!

    • Social Science

Leadership and Management in Police Organizations


Author: Matthew J. Giblin
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 150635226X
Category: Social Science
Page: 448
View: 3405
Built on a foundation of nearly 1,200 references, Leadership and Management in Police Organizations is a highly readable text that shows how organizational theory and behavior can be applied to improve the operations, leadership, and management of law enforcement. Author Matthew J. Giblin emphasizes leadership and management as separate skills in successful police supervisors and executives, illustrating to students how the two skills combine to improve individual and organizational efficacy in policing. Readers will come away with a stronger understanding of why organizational decisions matter and the impact research can have on police departments.

Management and Supervision in Law Enforcement


Author: Wayne W. Bennett,Karen M. Hess,Professor Karen Hess
Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780534616083
Category:
Page: 720
View: 4432
This text focuses on law enforcement managers and supervisors, their jobs, and the complicated interrelationships between members of the law enforcement team and the communities they share. It illustrates the best known methods and practices of police leadership and management while also turning an eye to the future. Bennett/Hess present a comprehensive overview of the responsibilities of law enforcement leaders as well as developments in the field. The text covers everything from the newest principles of participative leadership to the exciting technological aids changing the face of today's law enforcement officer and agency.

    • Law

The Future of Policing

A Practical Guide for Police Managers and Leaders
Author: Joseph A. Schafer,Michael E. Buerger,Richard W. Myers,Carl J. Jensen, III,Bernard H. Levin
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 1439837953
Category: Law
Page: 432
View: 4371
As communities continue to undergo rapid demographic shifts that modify their composition, culture, and collective values, police departments serving those communities must evolve accordingly in order to remain effective. The Future of Policing: A Practical Guide for Police Managers and Leaders provides concrete instruction to agencies on how to promote successful policing by proceeding on a course informed by future trends and emerging community forces. Explores critical variables necessary for decision-making Designed for typical police departments with common structures, problems, and opportunities, this book offers a unique juxtaposition of real-life examples, futures research, emergent trends, and management implications. Each chapter provides a discussion of the professional literature, current and projected trends, and situations faced by agency executives and leaders. Through this multidimensional and contemporaneous approach, the book explores community and political variables crucial to the decision-making process. It describes methods that managers can employ to explore the future and prepare their agencies for possible, probable, and preferable trends and opportunities. Provides specific, concrete examples Drawn from the authors’ research, as well as their own instructional and practical experience in the policing profession, this volume goes beyond esoteric, theoretical analysis and instead provides practical and well-grounded strategies for those who aspire to become police managers or current managers wishing to improve their proficiency. Using futures research and methodologies as the foundation for the text, this volume prepares practitioners to meet the challenges of policing and police management in the 21st century.

    • Law

Community Policing and Problem Solving

Strategies and Practices
Author: Ken Peak,Ronald W. Glensor
Publisher: Pearson Higher Ed
ISBN: 0133003035
Category: Law
Page: 384
View: 8343
This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. COMMUNITY POLICING AND PROBLEM SOLVING: STRATEGIES AND PRACTICES, 6/e is about policing at its most important and challenging levels–in neighborhoods and communities across the nation and abroad. Unique in perspective, its focus is on community policing and problem solving–and the processes that are being implemented under COPPS to control and prevent crime, disorder and fear. Extremely applied, this text focuses on daily processes and tactics and how and why agencies are revolutionizing their traditional philosophy and operations. This sixth edition provides the latest on policing in an information age, how the economy is impacting policing practices and new information concerning COPPs initiatives across the United States.

    • Education

Constitutional Law and the Criminal Justice System


Author: J. Scott Harr,Kären M. Hess,Christine H. Orthmann,Jonathon Kingsbury
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1305966465
Category: Education
Page: 528
View: 8015
Unrivaled in its simplicity and skill-building pedagogy, Harr, Hess, Orthmann, and Kingsbury's text thoroughly explains the complexities of the U.S. Constitution and the criminal justice system. The text avoids legalese and is packed with real-world examples. Its pedagogical framework helps readers develop a solid understanding of key issues and concepts, and more than 200 plainly written, summarized cases introduce pertinent cases in a non-intimidating manner. The text devotes considerable time to the Fourth and Fifth Amendments, exploring their application to such issues as reasonable search and seizure, double jeopardy, and testifying against oneself. CONSTITUTIONAL LAW AND THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM, 7th Edition includes expanded discussions of the First and Second Amendments as well as cutting-edge coverage of immigration, terrorism and homeland security, electronic surveillance and the use of drones, use of force, and searches of cell phones and other digital evidence. What’s more, the MindTap that accompanies this text helps students practice and master techniques and key concepts while engaging them with career-based decision-making scenarios, visual summaries, and more. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.