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Crime control and the police

Pauline Morris

Crime control and the police

a review of research

by Pauline Morris

  • 176 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crime prevention.,
  • Police patrol.,
  • Law enforcement.,
  • Criminal investigation.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Pauline Morris and Kevin Heal.
    SeriesHome Office research study ;, no. 67, Home Office research studies ;, no. 67.
    ContributionsHeal, Kevin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV7431 .M68 1981
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 70 p. ;
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3873132M
    ISBN 100113407076
    LC Control Number81196804

    The history of modern crime control is usually presented as a narrative of how the state wrested control over the governance of crime from the civilian public. Most accounts trace the decline of a participatory, discretionary culture of crime control. Members of the Senate debated S. , President Bush's Violent Crime Control Act of Citing statistics stating the U.S. is now the most violent country in the world with high rates of .

    Herbert Packer’s Crime – Control Model of Criminal Justice is More Needed Today Than the Due Process Model of Deterring Crime. In contemporary society, criminal justice is defined as government’s policy and legal obligations to ensure the accused and the victim are treated justly by the law enforcement agencies.   The term Zero Tolerance has become a familiar feature of the crime control landscape. In recent times it has been deployed regularly by politicians, police managers, policy-makers and the media. Though it has been used in connection with a number of different policy initiatives, Zero Tolerance is most closely associated with policing and, in particular, with a set Cited by:

    Increasing police presence on the streets of American towns would theoretically improve the trust between neighborhood inhabitants and police, and would reduce the amount of . The impact we try to have on offenders when we attempt to control crime is essentially to: (a) increase the effort of commiting crime (e.g., by target hardening or gun control); (b) increase the risks (by surveillance, punishment, burglar alarms, and the like), (c) reduce the anticipated rewards of crime (by target removal, identifying property.


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