Urbanization, Policing, and Security: Global Perspectives (International Police Executive Symposia) by Gary Cordner, Dilip K. Das and AnnMarie Cordner English | 2009 | ISBN: 1420085573 | 475 pages | PDF | 5,7 MB
In terms of raw numbers, the amount of world urban dwellers have increased four-fold, skyrocketing from 740 million in 1950 to almost 3.3 billion in 2007. This ongoing urbanization will continue to create major security challenges in most countries.
Go inside the Newark Police Department–one of many troubled forces in America ordered to reform. Writer and historian Jelani Cobb examines allegations of police abuses and the challenge of fixing a broken relationship with the community.