Comparative Problems of Policing: Interviews with Nineteen Police Leaders from Different Nations

Comparative Problems of Policing: Interviews with Nineteen Police Leaders from Different Nations

By: Dilip K. Das (editor), Otwin Marenin (editor)Hardback

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This work clearly renders, through selected interviews, the visions of police leaders, regarding the causes and approaches to be taken by police to the most pressing current events in the world. The freedom conferred to interviewees to probe into a series of topics and to voice their opinions, supported by personal examples derived from their professional lives, is present throughout each interview. Transcriptions are reported in full, with supplied comments and notes.

About Author

Dilip Das is Professor of Criminal Justice at Grambling State University. Otwin Marenin is Professor of Criminal Justice at Washington State University.


Preface: "Policing: A Never-Ending Story", Magistrat Maximilian Edelbacher, Federal Police of Austria; Foreword: George Henry Millard, Sao Paulo State Police Academy, Brazil; Appreciation: Darryl Plecas, University College of the Fraser Valley; Introduction: Dilip Das and Otwin Marenin; 1. Interview with Chief Commissioner Christine Nixon: Australia's First Female Police Chief; 2. Interview with Mick Keelty, Commissioner, Australian Federal Police; 3. Interview with Commissioner Giuliano Zaccardelli of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police; 4. Interview with Lieutenant General Dhahi Khalfan Tamim Commander-in-Chief of the Dubai Police; 5. Interview of Mr. P.C. Sharma, India Police Service (IPS), Director, Central Bureau of Investigation, New Delhi; 6. Interview with Janis Gedusevs, Chief, Riga Municipal Police, Latvia; 7. Interview with Vytautas Grigaravicius, Commissar-General, Lithuania National Police; 8. Interview with Michel P.A.C. Baeten, District Commander, De Eilanden, The Rotterdam-Rijnmond Regional Police Department, The Netherlands; 9. Interview with Jan Wiarda - Ploughing on from Friesland to Europe - The Netherlands; 10. Interview with Mr. Olantunji Alapini Commissioner of Police, Nigeria Police Training College, Ikeja, Lagos; 11. Interview with National Police Commissioner Ingelin Killengreen, Norway; 12. Interview with Abdul Qadir Haye, Inspector General of Police (Retired), Pakistan; 13. Interview with Chief Constable Willie Rae, Strathclyde Police, Scotland; 14. Interview with John Abbott, recently retired Director General of National Criminal Intelligence Service (NCIS) of the United Kingdom; 15. Challenges of Policing London: Conversation with the Metropolitan Police Commissioner, Sir John Stevens, United Kingdom; 16. A Conversation with William J. Bratton, New York, USA; 17. From a Justice Practitioner to an Academic Leader: A Conversation with Chancellor, Robert L. King, Albany, New York, USA; 18. A Conversation with Patrick H. Lang: Reflections on His Justice Career, Washington DC, USA; 19. Interview with Leonardo Enrique Diaz-Paruta, Commissioner General of Police, Caracas, Venezuela.

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  • ISBN13: 9780773455399
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 344
  • ID: 9780773455399
  • ISBN10: 0773455396

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