Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-7 of 7 items

  • Keywords: police tactics x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Police Reactions to the Miranda Requirements

Lawrence S. Wrightsman and Mary L. Pitman

in The Miranda Ruling: Its Past, Present, and Future

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199730902
eISBN:
9780199776986
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199730902.003.007
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

When the Miranda decision was announced, police feared it would inhibit their effectiveness in gaining the cooperation of suspects. This fear has not been borne out; 80 % of suspects waive their ... More


Tactical Considerations1

Seth W. Stoughton, Jeffrey J. Noble, and Geoffrey P. Alpert

in Evaluating Police Uses of Force

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781479814657
eISBN:
9781479830480
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479814657.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

Officers do not use force in a vacuum. It has long been recognized that a use of force is not the result of a single decision, but rather of “a contingent sequence of decisions and resulting ... More


Introduction

Issa Kohler-Hausmann

in Misdemeanorland: Criminal Courts and Social Control in an Age of Broken Windows Policing

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691196114
eISBN:
9781400890354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691196114.003.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Crime and Justice

This introductory chapter gives a brief overview of “misdemeanorland” and how it is studied. “Misdemeanorland” is a colloquialism used by people who work in the courts that receive the large volume ... More


Policing Alterglobalization Dissent

Amory Starr, Luis Fernandez, and Christian Scholl

in Shutting Down the Streets: Political Violence and Social Control in the Global Era

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740996
eISBN:
9780814738351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740996.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter presents a thorough inventory of protest policing tactics, including and beyond the streetscape. These are organized into five arenas: regulatory and legislative dimensions of policing, ... More


A Taxonomy of Political Violence

Amory Starr, Luis Fernandez, and Christian Scholl

in Shutting Down the Streets: Political Violence and Social Control in the Global Era

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814740996
eISBN:
9780814738351
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814740996.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change

This chapter analyzes the interrelationships among activist bodies, dissenting minds, social spaces that nurture dissent, and policing. It explores the effects of policing tactics on social space, ... More


On the Street: Enforcing the Law

Mark Roodhouse

in Black Market Britain: 1939-1955

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199588459
eISBN:
9780191747564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199588459.003.0007
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Cultural History

This chapter argues that the rationing ministries had little control over the implementation of the enforcement side of their compliance strategies. Ministry inspectors and police did not work well ... More


Evaluating Police Uses of Force

Seth W. Stoughton, Jeffrey J. Noble, and Geoffrey P. Alpert

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781479814657
eISBN:
9781479830480
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479814657.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Criminal Law and Criminology

The use of force by police has proven to be a challenging and divisive issue in the United States, and for good reason. Philosophically, the government’s use of violence against community members is ... More


View: