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Evidence-Based Policing
Language: en
Pages: 348
Authors: Cynthia Lum, Christopher S. Koper
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-23 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Today's police agencies are in a period of both crisis and reform as they try to improve their ability to deliver public safety to citizens in ways that are effective, legitimate, and sustainable. Evidence-based policing offers one such solution - an approach which emphasises the value that research can bring
Evidence based policing
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Mitchell, Renée, Huey, Laura
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-05 - Publisher: Policy Press

Over the past ten years, the field of evidence-based policing (EBP) has grown substantially, evolving from a novel idea at the fringes of policing to an increasingly core component of contemporary policing research and practice. Examining what makes something evidence-based and not merely evidence-informed, this book unifies the voices of
Advances in Evidence-Based Policing
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Johannes Knutsson, Lisa Tompson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-21 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The evidence-based policing (EBP) movement has intensified in many countries around the world in recent years, resulting in a proliferation of policies and infrastructure to support such a transformation. This movement has come to be associated with particular methods of evaluation and systematic review, which have been drawn from what
Risk-Based Policing
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Leslie W. Kennedy, Joel M. Caplan, Eric L. Piza
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-30 - Publisher:

"Risk-based policing is the latest advancement in the long history of policing innovations, where research and planning have combined to manage crime risks, prevent crime, and enhance public safety. In Risk-Based Policing the authors share case studies from different agencies to demonstrate how focusing police resources at risky places, based
Critical Reflections on Evidence-Based Policing
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Nigel Fielding, Karen Bullock, Simon Holdaway
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-14 - Publisher: Routledge

Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) has over the last decade made an increasing mark in several fields, notably health and medicine, education and social welfare. In recent years it has begun to make its mark in criminal justice. As engagement with EBP has spread, it has begun to evolve from what might