Despite its suspected prevalence, no comprehensive analysis of police corruption has been published for nearly three decades. Fallen Blue Knights provides a systematic, in-depth analysis of the subject, while also addressing the question of what can be done to ensure successful corruption control. Kutnjak Ivkovic argues that the current mechanisms for control--the courts, prosecutors, independent commissions, and the media, as well as the internal control mechanisms within a police agency itself--suffer from severe shortcomings that substantially limit their effectiveness. In this much-needed analysis, Kutnjak Ivkovic redefines the roles of major players and develops a novel, comprehensive model of corruption control.Criminal Justice Ethics, 23, 33a44. Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies. (1994).Standards for law enforcement agencies: The standards manual of the law enforcement agency accreditation program. Fairfax, VA: Authoranbsp;...
|Title||:||Fallen Blue Knights : Controlling Police Corruption|
|Author||:||College of Criminology and Criminal Justice Florida State University Sanja Kutnjak Ivkovic Assistant Professor|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, USA - 2005-09-30|