Over recent years race has become one of the most important issues faced by the police. This book analyzes the context and background of this change, to assess the impact of the Lawrence Inquiry and the MacPherson Report, and to trace the growing emphasis on policing as an "antiracist" activity, proactively confronting racism in both crime and non-crime situations. While this change has not been wholly or consistently applied, it does represent an important change in the discourse that surrounds police relations with the ...

Policing, Race and Racism 2004, Willan Publishing (UK)

ISBN-13: 9781843920441

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