Description - Policing in Context by Roderic Broadhurst
Policing in Context is a well structured introductory text that gives students the practical information they need to grasp the diverse roles, duties, powers and problems of policing in Australia. This book approaches policing in three key sections, creating a natural flow of information. The first section sets up the basic knowledge needed for understanding the history, context and structure of policing in Australia. The second section provides a description of the core skills, tasks and operations of police work. In the final section, chapters cover and reflect on contemporary and emerging issues.
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(245mm x 170mm x 15mm)
OUP Australia and New Zealand
Publisher: Oxford University Press Australia
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Author Biography - Roderic Broadhurst
Roderic Broadhurst is Professor, Key Centre for Ethics, Law, Justice and Governance at Griffith University. Sara Davies is Lecturer, School of Justice at Queensland University of Technology.