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Title Training the 21st century police officer : redefining police professionalism for the Los Angeles Police Department / Russell W. Glenn [and others]
Published Santa Monica, CA : RAND, [2003]
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 258 pages)
Contents Background and methodology -- The luster in the badge : law enforcement professionalism and the LAPD -- Corporateness -- The police responsibility to community-oriented policing in a diverse society -- Developing police expertise
Summary This book summarizes a study conducted by RAND for the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD). The object of this book is to provide analyses and recommendations to assist the LAPD in meeting certain requirements and ultimately enabling LAPD to better serve the interests of the people of Los Angeles through improved training in five critical areas: use of force, search and seizure, arrest procedures, community policing, and diversity awareness
Notes "Prepared for the Los Angeles Police Department."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-258)
Notes Print version record
Subject Cultural awareness -- California -- Los Angeles.
Police professionalization -- California -- Los Angeles.
Police training -- California -- Los Angeles.
Form Electronic book
Author Glenn, Russell W.
ISBN 0833036114 (electronic bk.)
9780833036117 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Training the twenty-first century police officer