This book provides an examination of noble cause, how it emerges as a fundamental principle of police ethics and how it can provide the basis for corruption. The noble cause a a commitment to qdoing something about bad peopleq a is a central qends-basedq police ethic that can be corrupted when officers violate the law on behalf of personally held moral values. This book is about the power that police use to do their work and how it can corrupt police at the individual and organizational levels. It provides students of policing with a realistic understanding of the kinds of problems they will confront in the practice of police work.Where possible, we recommend a reallocation of budget priorities so that evaluation can be carried out by a departmenta#39;s research and development unit. Many departments and agencies today are adopting problem solving practices as aanbsp;...
|Author||:||Michael A. Caldero, John P. Crank|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-10-13|