Police Ethics and Values.

By: MacVean, AllysonContributor(s): Neyroud, PeterMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandPolicing Matters Series: Publisher: : SAGE Publications, 2012Description: 1 online resource (161 p.)ISBN: 9780857253859Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Police Ethics and ValuesDDC classification: 174.93632 LOC classification: HV7924 | .M338 2012Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
COVER ; Contents; 1 Introduction to police ethics and values; 2 Professional policing and a code of ethics; 3 Police culture and ethical policing; 4 An ethical approach to equality and discrimination; 5 Ethical leadership and management in policing; 6 Ethical and moral considerations in the use of force; 7 An ethical approach to policing public disorder; 8 Ethical considerations in covert investigations; 9 Police corruption and misconduct; 10 Professional standards and ethical practice; 11 The new police professionalism: evidence, legitimacy and democracy; Index
Summary: This text provides an accessible, up to date and comprehensive introduction to police ethics and values for all those undertaking degrees and foundation degrees in policing and related subjects. The recent introduction of directives, legislation and Codes of Standards has demanded a more principled and professional approach to policing. This book therefore provides a clear understanding of police ethics and values and how these are understood in policy and applied in an operational setting. It discusses the range, importance and complexity of ethical issues faced by law enforcement practitione
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COVER ; Contents; 1 Introduction to police ethics and values; 2 Professional policing and a code of ethics; 3 Police culture and ethical policing; 4 An ethical approach to equality and discrimination; 5 Ethical leadership and management in policing; 6 Ethical and moral considerations in the use of force; 7 An ethical approach to policing public disorder; 8 Ethical considerations in covert investigations; 9 Police corruption and misconduct; 10 Professional standards and ethical practice; 11 The new police professionalism: evidence, legitimacy and democracy; Index

This text provides an accessible, up to date and comprehensive introduction to police ethics and values for all those undertaking degrees and foundation degrees in policing and related subjects. The recent introduction of directives, legislation and Codes of Standards has demanded a more principled and professional approach to policing. This book therefore provides a clear understanding of police ethics and values and how these are understood in policy and applied in an operational setting. It discusses the range, importance and complexity of ethical issues faced by law enforcement practitione

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