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Small town and rural police

by Victor H. Sims

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Published by C.C. Thomas in Springfield, Ill., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Police, Rural -- United States.,
    • Police -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Victor H. Sims.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV7965 .S56 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 217 p. :
      Number of Pages217
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2393697M
      ISBN 100398054053
      LC Control Number87023280

        Which, in a town this size, is no small thing. Under a dramatic sky painted with virga clouds spitting out shafts of rain that never quite reached the ground, the library grounds began to fill.   When you think of police officers, you may think of the badge or the local precinct may come to mind, but a lasso? “You got to have a lasso in a small town,” Sgt. Jace Peterson said with a .

        "Whether it's a small town like St. Ignatius or Hot Springs on your side of the state, or Bridger or Fromberg on the other, they may only have enough in the budget to pay $9 or $10 an hour.   These days I write my own crime fiction, and I’ve really enjoyed digging into the world of small-town policing. It is true that most cops in America work for large urban departments. But, it’s also true that most police departments are really quite small. In some ways, small-town cops are the heart and soul of American law enforcement.

        An unusual circumstance let a speeding drunk driver avoid a trip to jail after her recent arrest in this small eastern Iowa town: the sheriff isn't honoring arrests made in Durant.   In smaller towns or rural areas, Hartmann said police officers have more chances to rely on their own discretion. For example, Hartmann sometimes encounters teens outside after curfew, and he offers them rides home when he can. In doing so, he said it establishes trust and allows for a gentle reminder instead of a citation.


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Country cops Small towns and rural parts of America have a policing problem. Difficulty recruiting and retaining officers means that the number of police departments is shrinking.

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Create Book: All Authors / Contributors: Victor H Sims. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number. Small Town and Rural Police. Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas. One of the first books to systematically address rural policing. Many of the themes and issues identified in this book continue to be seen ty researchers studing the problem today.

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Rural Officer Opinion I moved from the city to a rural community to be a police officer. I bought this book to possibly get some information on policing in a rural environment in order to be more effective.

What I got was the author telling the reader that not much is known about rural policing and more research needs to be done/5. “If anyone is looking for the definite book on small-town and rural policing, this is the one to have. The latest edition continues to integrate the research in this small, but growing area of criminal justice research” —Willard M.

Oliver, Sam Houston State University “This is an important book that provides much-needed understanding in a sorely neglected area of policing.” —Mark. police departments, the Center for Rural Pennsylvania surveyed police chiefs in municipalities with less t residents. Approximately 52 percent of chiefs responded to the survey.

Among the findings were that small-town police depart-ments in rural counties differ from small-town departments in urban counties in budget, staff, and. The potential for saving money is a factor, they say. But equally important is the belief that partnering with neighbouring municipalities to create regional police forces — rather than the default solution of contracting policing out to the OPP — will do a better job of keeping a sense of community in small-town and rural policing.

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We. Small Town, U.S.A. police chiefs are administrators, but they’re sometimes called upon for patrol duty, including answering calls and running radar.

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