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Policing and the Condition of England: Memory, Politics and Culture

Ian Loader and Aogán Mulcahy

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198299066
eISBN:
9780191685583
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299066.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This book seeks to address the pathologies and possibilities that attend the cultural connection between police, state, and nation. The goal is to assess the cultural and political significance of ... More


Replaying the Classics

Bethan Loftus

in Police Culture in a Changing World

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199560905
eISBN:
9780191701818
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199560905.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter offers an account of the principal theoretical perspectives on police culture. It starts by elucidating why it is important to assess police culture, before reviewing a number of the ... More


Police Culture in Transition?

Bethan Loftus

in Police Culture in a Changing World

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199560905
eISBN:
9780191701818
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199560905.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter provides an evaluation of the current condition of police culture. It reviews the key findings that have been presented throughout this book and describes the implications of the ... More


English Policing and Contemporary Culture

Ian Loader and Aogán Mulcahy

in Policing and the Condition of England: Memory, Politics and Culture

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198299066
eISBN:
9780191685583
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198299066.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter offers an assessment of the current condition of English policing culture. This entails revisiting Raymond Williams' threefold typology of cultural forms — the dominant, the residual, ... More


Police Culture in a Changing World

Bethan Loftus

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199560905
eISBN:
9780191701818
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199560905.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This title offers an ethnographical investigation of contemporary police culture based on fieldwork across a range of ranks and units in the UK police force. By drawing on over 600 hours of direct ... More


Classic Themes, Altered Times

Bethan Loftus

in Police Culture in a Changing World

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199560905
eISBN:
9780191701818
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199560905.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter considers how many of the classic themes have survived the period of transition. In particular, it leaves aside seminal questions of ethnicity, gender, and sexuality and examines the ... More


Police, policing and communities

David Faulkner and Ros Burnett

in Where Next For Criminal Justice?

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9781847428929
eISBN:
9781447305569
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847428929.003.0007
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This chapter considers policing — how its nature and the demands on police have changed and are changing; the significance of the reforms that have already taken place and those which are now ... More


The Widening Police Family, Community Policing, and Police Culture

Megan O'Neill

in Police Community Support Officers: Cultures and Identities within Pluralised Policing

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198803676
eISBN:
9780191842078
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198803676.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Chapter 1 examines exiting research on policing pluralization, community policing, and police culture. Early studies of police occupational culture found that community policing and other types of ... More


The Continuing Significance of Class

Bethan Loftus

in Police Culture in a Changing World

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199560905
eISBN:
9780191701818
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199560905.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter exposes a contradiction which emerged between the police organizational emphasis on diversity and axes of class. It specifically questions the current dominance of diversity within ... More


Culture, Cursing, and Coercion: The Impact of Police Officer Swearing on the Voluntariness of Consent to Search in Police-Citizen Interactions

Janet Ainsworth

in Discursive Constructions of Consent in the Legal Process

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780199945351
eISBN:
9780190279219
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199945351.003.0002
Subject:
Linguistics, Sociolinguistics / Anthropological Linguistics

Not infrequently, police officers will swear in an abusive manner during street encounters with individuals. This chapter suggests that the use of such language reflects attributes of the ... More


Introduction

Jennifer C. Hunt

in Seven Shots: An NYPD Raid on a Terrorist Cell and Its Aftermath

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226360904
eISBN:
9780226360911
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226360911.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance

The events and the consequences of a case study from July 1997 are presented in this chapter. These events left had ramifications for many years. This book gives an account of the lives of five ... More


Does Training Produce Professional Policing?

Nigel G. Fielding

in Professionalizing the Police: The Unfulfilled Promise of Police Training

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198817475
eISBN:
9780191859434
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198817475.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The chapter uses contemporary policing problems and challenges to evaluate how well training prepares recruits, auxiliaries, detectives, and managers for the police role. It reviews patterns of ... More


Community Policing from the ‘Bottom-Up’

Jarrett Blaustein

in Speaking Truths to Power: Policy Ethnography and Police Reform in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780198723295
eISBN:
9780191789809
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723295.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology, Public International Law

This chapter accounts for the capacity of local police officers to act as policy mediators who help to determine the nature of policy outputs generated by police development assistance projects in ... More


The Bureaucrats: Police Cooperation

Michael McKenzie

in Common Enemies: Crime, Policy, and Politics in Australia-Indonesia Relations

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780198815754
eISBN:
9780191853432
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198815754.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This chapter looks at how bureaucrats shape the criminal justice relationship between Australia and Indonesia in the context of cooperation between their national police forces. Adapting Mathieu ... More


Police Community Support Officers: Cultures and Identities within Pluralised Policing

Megan O'Neill

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198803676
eISBN:
9780191842078
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198803676.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Police Community Support Officers: Cultures and Identities within Pluralized Policing presents the first in-depth ethnographic study of Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) since the creation of ... More


Policing the City

David Churchill

in Crime Control and Everyday Life in the Victorian City: The Police and the Public

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780198797845
eISBN:
9780191839160
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198797845.003.0005
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Social History

This chapter assesses the impact of policing on urban order. It argues that the nineteenth-century police forces were especially attentive to local perceptions of nuisance and improvement in their ... More


Police Community Support Officer Culture in a Pluralized Field

Megan O'Neill

in Police Community Support Officers: Cultures and Identities within Pluralised Policing

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198803676
eISBN:
9780191842078
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198803676.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

This penultimate chapter of the book brings together the research described so far and analyses its significance for an understanding of the occupational culture of Police Community Support Officers ... More


Losing Control

Anne Nassauer

in Situational Breakdowns: Understanding Protest Violence and other Surprising Outcomes

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
July 2019
ISBN:
9780190922061
eISBN:
9780190922092
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190922061.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Law, Crime and Deviance, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

Chapter 4 discusses the first of three paths to protest violence discussed in the book. Each of these paths involves interactions, interpretations, and emotional dynamics that emerge between the ... More


A Word At The Door: Bouncers On Their Work

Dick Hobbs, Philip Hadfield, Stuart Lister, and Simon Winlow

in Bouncers: Violence and Governance in the Night-Time Economy

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199288007
eISBN:
9780191700484
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199288007.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The chapter takes account of the experiences of different bouncers to explain the harshness of their daily work. How they dealt with violence and their role of maintaining order in the nightclubs. ... More


The Culture of Contemporary Community and Plural Policing

Megan O'Neill

in Police Community Support Officers: Cultures and Identities within Pluralised Policing

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198803676
eISBN:
9780191842078
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198803676.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Chapter 7 examines changes in neighbourhood and community policing since the research was conducted, the impact of this on Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs), and how the findings of this ... More


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