- Author : Samuel Walker
- Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
- Release : 15 May 2021
- ISBN : STANFORD:36105063160746
- Page : 514 pages
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Download or read online book entitled The Police in America, was written by Samuel Walker and published by McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages in pdf, epub and kindle format. This book was released on 15 May 2021 with total pages 514. "The Police in America" provides a comprehensive introduction to the foundations of policing in the United States today. Descriptive and analytical, the text is designed to offer undergraduate students a balanced and up-to-date overview of who the police are and what they do, the problems they face, and the many reforms and innovations that have taken place in policing. Using timely articles and excerpts, the authors take readers beyond the headlines and statistics to present a comprehensive and contemporary overview of what it means to be a police officer.