From ideas on ethics to professionalism to community-oriented policing efforts, Police Accountability: Common Sense Discussions features rich information to help law enforcement professionals develop and improve individual and systemic conduct. The book contains several pedagogical features to facilitate learning and improve the student experience.
Learning Objectives at the beginning of each chapter set the stage for learning and prepare students to engage with new concepts and ideas.
Key Terms are identified and introduced at the beginning of each chapter, helping students build their vocabulary and knowledge of key concepts.
Discussion Questions are provided at the end of each chapter to engage students, encourage critical thinking, and stimulate class discussion.
Paradox Boxes bring attention to contemporary and complex contradictions related to police work and police accountability.
Highlight Boxes and Informational Tables provide emphasis and detail for key concepts covered throughout the book.