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The Sources of Violence in America and Their Consequences for Law Enforcement

by C. Kenneth Meyer

  • 45 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by C.C. Thomas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Conflict Resolution,
  • Family / Parenting / Childbirth,
  • Police,
  • United States,
  • Violence,
  • Violence against,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9572486M
    ISBN 100398071519
    ISBN 109780398071516

    School violence is part of the broader social problem of youth violence. Youth violence is defined as the intentional use of physical force or power, which is likely to cause physical or psychological harm, by a person aged between 10 and 24 against another person, group, or community. Review essay on the law enforcement response to spouse abuse: Past, present, and future. Justice Quarterly – E-mail Citation» A critical review of the research literature that offers a long-term view (going back to Roman law) of the legal foundations for the policing of IPV, how this has changed over time, and what challenges.

    A friend in law enforcement told me that because of this book's content, I should not let it be published under my own name. Violent events happen in this story, and our country's current situation is such that these events could indeed come to pass. My friend's fear was that this book might precipitate such violence.   America’s fascination with guns and violence functions as a form of sport and entertainment, while offering the false promise of security, which even trumps a more general fear of violence on Author: Henry Giroux.

    List major sources of violence. Identify and describe types of crimes. Describe ethics, law, and morality associated with public order crimes. In your opinion, identify the motivational factors of the offender in personal versus property crimes and what psychological or sociological perspectives affect the behavior. It is compiled from o law enforcement agencies. CIUS includes data on the volume and rate of crime in the U.S., as well as data on arrests, clearances and law enforcement employees. Online data is available from to the current year.


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The Sources of Violence in America and Their Consequences for Law Enforcement by C. Kenneth Meyer Download PDF EPUB FB2

The sources of violence in America and their consequences for law enforcement. [C Kenneth Meyer; Gregory G Brunk; Laura Ann Wilson] -- This book discusses the sources of violence, examines why some people use violence against police officers, and shows that such violence is not always easily combated; relates the functions of the.

Law Enforcement News. Special LEN Supplement: THE SOURCES OF VIOLENCE IN AMERICA AND THEIR CONSEQUENCES FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT. Springfield, Ill.: C.C. Thomas, ISBN: This book discusses the sources of violence, examines why people use violence against law enforcement officers, relates the functions of the police to the.

The Sources of Violence in America and Their Consequences for Law Enforcement: ISBN () Softcover, Charles C Thomas Pub Ltd, Theories of Political Processes: A Bibliographic Guide to the Journal Literature, (Bibliographies and Indexes in Law and Political Science).

The Law Is Inherently Violent: A Debate Readers converse about the wisdom of refraining from passing some laws and regulations in order to avoid the violence that will accompany their enforcement. VIOLENCE is the primal problem of American history, the dark reverse of its coin of freedom and abundance.

American society, or a conspicuous part of it, has been tumultuous since the beginnings of European colonization. But while seventeenth-century Virginia was a disorderly place, the Massachusetts Bay Colony was not, and though the South and the frontier and the.

law and use of force policies As part of their discussion of doctrine, the authors include an empirical analysis of the use of force policies at the fifty largest police 10 See e.g., D E R AY M C K ESSON ET AL., C AMPAIGN Z ERO, P OLICE U SE OF F ORCE OLICY A NALYSISFile Size: KB.

Violence, conflict and crime are a personal anxiety in all societies and at all social levels. Police gaols and international forces are not providing security because dealing with one situation does not prevent others emerging.

John Burton argues that the sources of conflict and violence are, on the one hand, the denial to many of their personal needs for development, social recognition. An excellent companion to Violence in America: The History of Crime, this volume provides fascinating insight into recently developed theories on the sources of recurring conflict in American society.

With their main focus on traumatic issues that have generated group violence and continue to do so, the contributors discuss the most intractable source of social and 3/5(2).

The consequences of gangs and their burden on law enforcement and public health systems in our communities are significant. Law enforcement intervention alone is not enough to solve the youth gang problem in the United States.

Preventing young people from joining gangs in the first place is crucial to realizing a significant and lasting. Family Violence in America The Truth about Domestic Violence and Child Abuse May Stephen Baskerville, PhD. depriving them of their children without due process of law.

civil liberties and politicizing our system of law enforcement and criminal Size: KB. Finally, the analysis of law enforcement campaigns found that they had a significant, moderate effect on reducing gun violence (r = –).

Overall, the results of the disaggregated analysis show law enforcement strategies yielding the greatest effect on reducing gun crime, followed by gun laws, while gun buy-back laws were not shown to. Source: U.S. Conference of Mayors, A Status Report on Hunger and Homelessness in America’s Cities: A City Survey, December VIA National Network to End Domestic Violence.

Domestic abuse. Trauma, Violence & Abuse. ; Approximately million American women alive today have been threatened with a gun by an intimate partner. Ibid. See also: Tjaden P, Thoennes T. Full report of the prevalence, incidence, and consequences of violence against women: Findings from the National Violence Against Women Survey.

The Arkansas Coalition Against Domestic Violence helps support social workers, law enforcement, educators, and victims to have all the information they need to properly address the problem of domestic violence. The site is useful because of their section on shelters and wide array educational material.

Find Out More: Education; BEGINNING. Long-term Physical and Mental Health Effects of Domestic Violence Kavita Alejo Abstract Domestic violence is an issue affecting people of all ages, races, genders, and sexual orientations. Violence against men and same-sex domestic violence are often considered less of a threat to society and to the people involved, but it is important to.

Youth under the age of 18 who are accused of committing a delinquent or criminal act are typically processed through a juvenile justice system similar to that of the adult criminal justice system in many ways—processes include arrest, detainment, petitions, hearings, adjudications, dispositions, placement, probation, and reentry—the juvenile justice process.

Law enforcement and the courts play an important role in helping victims escape violence and in bringing abusers to justice, including investigating domestic violence cases, promoting deterrence, assisting victims, and interrupting the continuation of violence.

The statistics below demonstrate the challenges faced by these public servants and. “The War on Cops is an important and timely book. Mac Donald’s clear-eyed analysis separates fact from fiction and provides keen insights into the politics at play and the consequences for law-enforcement officers and the communities they are sworn to protect.” —Ray Kelly, former commissioner of the New York City Police DepartmentCited by: The Global status report on violence preventionwhich reflects data from countries, is the first report of its kind to assess national efforts to address interpersonal violence, namely child maltreatment, youth violence, intimate partner and sexual violence, and elder abuse.

And law and order, we know, meant only more policing and more police violence. As the title of Vitale’s book suggests, he proposes. "One of the best summaries of research on personal violence availableThe most comprehensive review of data sources on the causes, consequences and prevention of violence since the reports produced by the National Commission on the Causes and Prevention of VioloenceClear and conciseFormat: Hardcover.

Allegations of the use of excessive force by U.S. police departments continue to generate headlines more than two decades after the Los Angeles riots brought the issue to mass public attention and spurred some law enforcement deaths at the hands of police have fueled a lively debate across the nation in recent years.“Police Dog” by Michael Pereckas, Article #5: The History of Police Brutality This article examines racism and prejudice of the s and police brutality from the mids to today.

It touches on a few key cases and the Cause of Action, which is a “ code [that] gave more power to the Justice Department with filing suits against police departments that engaged in a pattern.