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The Police, the Public, and Crime: Police/Politics/Community/Justice
by:David M. Sullivan
There were times during my career in law enforcement that I felt communication and dialogue between the police department and the public was less than adequate. In my opinion, this led to unrealistic expectations the public placed on police services. At the same time the public is demanding that police departments use the most sophisticated equipment...
There were times during my career in law enforcement that I felt communication and dialogue between the police department and the public was less than adequate. In my opinion, this led to unrealistic expectations the public placed on police services. At the same time the public is demanding that police departments use the most sophisticated equipment available to track and address crime in their communities, community leaders and neighborhood activists are accusing the police of profiling. The job of law enforcement is to respond to and investigate crime, arrest criminal violators, and refer those arrested to the court system. Police officers have no control over who is prosecuted, who goes to prison or for how long. Police departments also have no control over a city’s decaying public and private infrastructures, the high school drop-out rate, a changing economy and unemployment, and a restrictive budget set by city leaders—all underlying causes of crime.
WHAT'S BONUS TIME?
Normally, new semester rental orders are exactly 125 days.
With “Bonus Time” you can order early and get a FREE extension until 12/19*.
It’s our little way of rewarding you early renters for planning ahead.
But do hurry. The “Bonus Time” offer runs out on 8/8 (11PM PST).
* It can take up to 24 hours for the extension to appear in your account after you receive your textbooks.
Since launching the first textbook rental site in 2006, BookRenter has never wavered from our mission to make education more affordable for all students. Every day, we focus on delivering students the best prices, the most flexible options, and the best service on earth. On March 13, 2012 BookRenter.com, Inc. formally changed its name to Rafter, Inc. We are still the same company and the same people, only our corporate name has changed.