Police Pursuit Driving : Policy and Research

Police pursuits, often receiving a lot of media attention, have become a topic of concern and priority for both law enforcement and the communities they serve. They often come with high risks for the well-being of community members and for both the police officers involved in the chase as well as fo...

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Main Authors: Alpert, Geoffrey P., Lum, Cynthia (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY Springer New York 2014, 2014
Edition:1st ed. 2014
Series:SpringerBriefs in Translational Criminology
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Chapter 1: Police Pursuits - A Complex Policy Arena.- Chapter 2: Pursuit Driving, the Law, and Liability
  • Chapter 3: The Evidence Base of Police Pursuits
  • Chapter 4: The Impact of Research on Pursuit Policies
  • Chapter 5: The Future of Police Pursuits Research and Policy