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World Encyclopedia of Police Forces and Correctional Systems

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This source contains thematic essays on broad topics such as aviation terrorism, community policing, global trends in juvenile crime, transnational organized crime, history of policing, cybercrime, and others, as well as essays on nearly 200 countries covering such topics as structure of police forces and correctional systems, police education and training, technology and communications, human rights, police corruption, and prison conditions. Also included are maps, tables, charts, graphs, and a bibliography.


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