Police discretion
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Published by American Political Science Association .
Written in English


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The Physical Object
FormatUnknown Binding
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11414606M
ISBN 100915654334
ISBN 109780915654338

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Overview Of Police Discretion. See related Police Issues, Prosecutorial Discretion and Prosecutorial Misconduct. There are many situations where police CAN be selective on enforcement and arrests. This is called 'using their discretion'. There's a difference between the ministration and administration of . A question posted recently on Quora asked, “Do police officers have too much or too little discretion?” Police officer Christopher Hawk gave his opinion on the topic, below. Check it out and. Police Discretion Discretion, uncertainly, and inefficiently are rampant and essential in criminal justice. Nobody expects perfection. That would neither be good nor fair. Justice is a sporting event in which playing fair is more important than winning. Law enactment, enforcement, and administration. The following General Instructions for the different ranks of the Police Force are not to be understood as containing rules of conduct applicable to every variety of circumstances that may occur in the performance of their duty; something must necessarily be left to the intelligence and discretion of individuals; and according to the degree in which they show themselves possessed to these.

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