The Handbook of Knowledge Based Policing: Current Conceptions and Future Directions (Google eBook)
Dr Tom Williamson
John Wiley & Sons, Apr 30, 2008 - Psychology - 448 pages
Recent trends within community policing suggest that the nextgeneration of community policing will be more "knowledge-based",involving a shift toward a problem-oriented and strategic use ofinformation as a basis for management and better use of policeresources.
The Handbook of Knowledge-Based Policing examines howknowledge-based policing can improve the effectiveness, equity andefficiency of community policing. With contributions from a mix ofacademics and practitioners, this volume:
This comprehensive collection identifies the factors that willshape the next generation of Community Policing. It is a must-haveresource for researchers and students of policing, policy makersand police officers. It will also be of interest to the growingnumber of people actively involved in crime and disorderpartnerships.