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Click to edit Master subtitle  style  9/5/11 Chapter 1 Understanding the Police
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 9/5/11 What are the police? Klockars’ (1985) definition Police=coercive force
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 9/5/11 What do the police do? Limit individual freedom Balance liberty and civility Ensure predictable behavior Social control Limitations on social control Police work
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Unformatted text preview: 9/5/11 What was your last dealing with a police officer? 9/5/11 How do they do their jobs? Gatekeepers? Use discretion Choice to act Choice to not act Influenced by: People 9/5/11 Question: What happen if a motorist is stopped doing 45 mph in a 30 mph zone?...
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This note was uploaded on 09/05/2011 for the course CJ 102 taught by Professor Bostaph during the Spring '11 term at Boise State.

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