Police Administration: Structures, Processes, and Behaviors, 9th edition

  • Charles R. Swanson, 
  • Leonard J. Territo, 
  • Robert W. Taylor

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Overview

Police Administration introduces you to the procedures, politics, and human relations issues that police supervisors and administrators must understand to succeed. The authors draw on decades of experience in law enforcement, training, and teaching to reflect on recent subjects and concerns in the field of police work.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2017

ISBN-13: 9780137408962

Subject: Criminal Justice

Category: Policing / Law Enforcement

Table of contents

PART I: FOUNDATIONS
1. The Evolution of Police Administration
2. Policing Today
3. Intelligence, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
4. Politics and Police Administration

PART II: THE ORGANIZATION AND THE LEADER
5. Organizational Theory
6. Organizational Design
7. Leadership
8. Planning and Decision Making
9. Human Resource Management

PART III: THE MANAGEMENT OF POLICE ORGANIZATIONS
10. Organizational and Interpersonal Communication
11. Labor Relations
12. Financial Management

PART IV: ORGANIZATIONAL ISSUES
13. Stress and Police Personnel
14. Legal Aspects of Police Administration
15. Organizational Change

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