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Unformatted text preview: Some agencies do tolerate more force than others. For example, Detroit Police Department has so many serious crimes to deal with that they do not have time to not be assertive. Comment #2: Larger departments tend to get away with more things because it is harder to supervise all the activities of hundreds of officers in a single department. The smaller departments have only a few officers which in contrast are certainly easier to supervise. Citizens may hold a grudge from past events so they scrutinize all the police activities and wait for an agent to mess up. People always are looking to ruin an officers life from holding a grudge....
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This note was uploaded on 10/13/2011 for the course CJ 335 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Michigan State University.
- Fall '08