Policing: Strategies, Management and Potential Risks


Jessie Ingram (Editor)

Series: Law, Crime and Law Enforcement
BISAC: LAW026000

This book discusses strategies, management and potential risks of policing. Chapter One describes and examines the ‘Policing Excellence’ and ‘Prevention First’ programs, and will discuss their successes and challenges since their introduction in 2009 in New Zealand. Chapter Two analyzes the action of the Military Police of Minas Gerais (PMMG) during the World Cup protests carried out in 2013 and 2014 in the state capital Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Chapter Three examines the emerging problem of cyber terrorism. It x-rays the concept of cyber terrorism as well as the tenor of existing scholarship on how to police it; and discusses the scope and ramifications of the problem and proposes a model for effectively policing Africa’s terror-genic cyberspace (Imprint: Nova)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Chapter 1. Are the Strategies of “Policing Excellence” and “Prevention First” New Approaches to Police Service Delivery in New Zealand?
Garth den Heyer (Lecturer, Walden University and Senior Research Fellow, Police Foundation, Washington DC, USA)

Chapter 2. The Uniform Burden: Police action during World Cup protests in Belo Horizonte (Brazil)
Débora Rodrigues and Ludmila M. L. Ribeiro (Center for Crime and Public Safety Studies of Federal University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil)

Chapter 3. Policing Cyber Terrorism in Africa: Perspectives, Problems and Prospects
Philip N. Ndubueze (Department of Sociology, Federal University Dutse, Jigawa State, Nigeria)


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