Canadian Police Work

Curt T. Griffiths
(Simon Fraser University)
Published by Nelson Education Ltd.
Fourth Edition © 2016

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The fourth edition of Canadian Police Work continues to build upon the success of the previous three editions with updated information and expanded coverage of various policing issues. Students are provided with a foundation of the history of policing in Canada, the structure and operation of policing, the legal context in which policing occurs, and contemporary issues that are facing policing today. There is a balance between research and real-life case examples, ensuring students have well-rounded insights and perspectives into the ongoing successes and challenges faced by those involved in policing today.