Police Ethics

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Authors : Douglas W. Perez; J. Alan Moore


224 Pages  Paperback 

2nd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2003

©2013, Published


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POLICE ETHICS, 2nd Edition picks up where traditional police training leaves off by illustrating the importance of and techniques for employing ethics in law enforcement. Ethical clarity is especially critical for the police professional – perhaps uniquely so – because the ethical point of view dete... more


POSITIVE APPROACH: Rather than teaching "mistake avoidance," POLICE ETHICS, 2nd Edition focuses on using ethical schools of thought to make better choices—and shows how these behaviors lead to success on the job.

CHARACTER BUILDING: Developing and maintaining personal ethics is an important part of... more

New to this Edition

NEW CHAPTERS: "The Nature of Police Work" illustrates the paradoxes of police work and discusses the troublesome dynamics around which the police experience revolves. In Part III of the book, "On the Street," three chapters on police misconduct have been revised and condensed to give readers a more ... more