Recent events of police misconduct and corruption produced widespread calls for law enforcement reform. Reformers apply one of four models, each of which predicts successful reform, exclusive of other models. Each model requires substantial theoretical elaboration in order to permit rigorous testing of model effectiveness. Offers model elaboration and predicts that the models will be more effective to the extent that they operate interactively.
Policing: An International Journal of Police Strategies & Management – Emerald Publishing
Published: Sep 1, 1997
Keywords: Bureaucracy; Enforcement; Models; Police; Policy