Violent police behavior: Past, present, and future research directions
Police, Law enforcement, Violence
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This manuscript contains a review of the literature concerning violent police behavior. Areas of interest include the history of violent police misconduct, characteristics of the officers and citizens, situational circumstances, theoretical explanations, and an exploration of the various methods for controlling violent police behavior. Suggestions are made for improving our knowledge in the area of violent police behavior.
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Citation / Publisher Attribution
Aggression and Violent Behavior, v. 10, issue 5, p. 552-568
Scholar Commons Citation
Michelle Lersch, Kim and Mieczkowski, Tom, "Violent police behavior: Past, present, and future research directions" (2005). School of Information Faculty Publications. 576.