Police Administration: Structures, Processes, and Behaviors, 10th edition

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


For courses in police organization, management, and administration.

A lively, best-selling introduction to police organization and administration
Built on the foundation of its authors’ decades of experience in law enforcement, training, and teaching, Police Administration: Structures, Processes, and Behavior blends a comprehensive introduction to police administration with key supporting details. Content is comprehensively illustrated with relevant photographs, original tables and diagrams, case studies, and Current Event boxes that provide thorough explanations of recent events. The authors explore the evolution of American policing and modern organizational issues, while introducing the procedures, politics, and human relations issues that police supervisors and administrators must understand to succeed.

Published by Pearson (January 2nd 2020) - Copyright © 2022