Above the Law: Police and the Excessive Use of Force
The now-famous videotape of the beating of Rodney King precipitated a national outcry against police violence. Skolnick and Fyfe, two of the nation's top experts on law enforcement, use the incident to introduce a revealing historical analysis of such violence and the extent of its survival in law enforcement today.
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Berkeley law professor Skolnick and Temple University criminal justice professor and former New York City police officer Fyfe examine the problem of police violence on the street, in crowd control ... Read full review
WE THE PEOPLE, worked full time for over four years nationwide to end police brutality as the "ONLY" police oversight board to have a program, Truly Reforming Law Enforcement become Oregon Law, Senate Bill 111
Police Use of Deadly Physical Force mandated to be in full force on July 1, 2008.
Google the name of the program to get a five major step new polices and training for all police cadets and retraining for certified officers.
Also Google: Rise In Police Brutality USA TODAY Dec. 18, 2007.
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