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The Resource Police taser utilization : the effect of policy change, Michael E. Miller, (electronic book)

Police taser utilization : the effect of policy change, Michael E. Miller, (electronic book)

Label
Police taser utilization : the effect of policy change
Title
Police taser utilization
Title remainder
the effect of policy change
Statement of responsibility
Michael E. Miller
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This work examines the effect of policy changes within the Use-of-Force Continuum on taser usage and officer's perceptions of taser effectiveness. Data from 890 encounters during two years were analyzed to examine how changes in policy have effected taser use. Findings support that after the change, the frequency of taser use decreased, while the levels of suspect resistance increased. The frequency and severity of suspect injuries did not change and the number of officers injured was unchanged. Officers perceived an increased risk of harm to themselves as a result of the change, but this was
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Miller, Michael E
Dewey number
363.2/32
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8141
LC item number
.M48 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Police
  • Stun guns
  • Police brutality
Label
Police taser utilization : the effect of policy change, Michael E. Miller, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-165) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Taser use by police : a continuing controversy -- A brief history of police use of force and summary of current research -- Examining taser use in one police agency -- Research study findings -- Conclusions and future implications
Control code
ebr10430423
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 169 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781593323899
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Police taser utilization : the effect of policy change, Michael E. Miller, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-165) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Taser use by police : a continuing controversy -- A brief history of police use of force and summary of current research -- Examining taser use in one police agency -- Research study findings -- Conclusions and future implications
Control code
ebr10430423
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 169 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781593323899
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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