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Contemporary Policing 342

Policing in America

The Role of Police in American Society: A Documentary History
Bryan Vila and Cynthia Morris. Westport, Conn., Greenwood Press, 1999.
"A collection of 95 primary documents tracing the history and development of police policy and the role of police in American society." Available?
Beyond Community Policing: From Early American Beginnings to the 21st Century
James J. Chriss. New York, Routledge, 2016. Rutgers-restricted Access
Official Directory of State Patrol & Police
Links to official sites for state police departments in the U.S. Sadly, there seem to be a lot of broken links at the moment.
database contains streaming videos Frontline: Policing the Police 2020
"Race, policing and the struggle to hold departments accountable. In the wake of George Floyd's killing, New Yorker writer Jelani Cobb examines prospects for reform and returns to the case of one troubled department he first visited in 2016." Rutgers-restricted Access

Interested in Policing in Newark?

Policing Worldwide

World Encyclopedia of Police Forces and Correctional Systems
George Thomas Kurian. 2nd edition. Detroit, Thomson Gale, 2006. 2 vols. Rutgers-restricted Access
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