The police may perform a manual search on a social media platform or request specific information from social media platforms in some instances, the police may also install software on a targeted individual's computer and perform analysis on social media data that have been captured (trottier & fuch,. This dissertation asks have police powers of stop and search been increased, without adequate safeguards and accountability law dissertation topics. Disproportionate and discriminatory: reviewing the evidence on police stop and search ben bowlingn and coretta phillipsnn eight years after the lawrence inquiry, the question of police powers to stop and search people in public places remains at the forefront of debate about police community relations police are. The new librarysearch provides one stop searching for accessing and requesting various resources across the eight julac libraries holds more than 9,000 volumes of the full text in both english and chinese of research degree's theses and doctoral dissertations submitted by postgraduates of cuhk. The british crime survey (bcs) and police statistics are used to analyse problems and trends in stop and search on a national, regional and local level the thesis presents the first analysis of the bcs relating to stop and search covering a twenty- five year period qualitative information is also presented. Hr law to alleviate poverty as a critical factor in making poverty reduction effective and sustainable the human right to food as a fundamental right: the case of food politicisation in zimbabwe is extensive use of the powers of stop and search an infringement of civil liberties or a legitimate stratagem in controlling crime.
England and wales are conducted under the police and criminal evidence act ( pace) the commission believes that the current police use of pace stop and search powers may be unlawful, disproportionate, discriminatory and damaging to relations within and between communities we will consider taking enforcement. Police library search (pls) is our discovery service which provides a one stop shop search for all of our full-text resources and hardcopy items if you are undertaking a dissertation or any more indepth research, then you will get better results by searching our proquest, ebsco, emerald and web of science databases. Abstract this research examines the utility of the concept of institutional racism in explaining racial disparities in stop and search practice in the uk and us the concept of institutional racism was introduced in 1960s america the concept was politically powerful in expanding existing understandings of racial inequalities. Set a tab stop where you want it don't type your table of contents yourself word can create a table of contents based on the heading styles follow the instructions in the it tutorials for managing different types of page numbers in one document both dissertations and master's theses must be submitted.
(either through arrest or stop and search) continued, and even worsened in relation to some ethnic groups (ministry of justice, 2011) furthermore, despite overall improvements in minority ethnic people's confidence in the police ( patterson and jansson, 2008) there was also evidence that certain sections. Abstract policing in england and wales has become increasingly contested since the 1960s and has been subject to unprecedented levels of public scrutiny stop and search powers have played a central role in this process and, though often described as an essential part of modern policing, have continued to provide a.
This work wants to look at the stop and search research that is currently available to see whether this problem still exists or has changed. The police role is, therefore, possibly 'the most significant because of their gate- keeping function in the process' (reiner, 1989: 6) this chapter examines those police procedures and practices: reporting of crimes to the police, stop and search, arrests, cautions and prosecutions which impact directly on the. Police/motorist interactions dissertation presented to the graduate council of texas state university-san marcos in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree comparing police stop data or search data to estimates of the racial/ethnic proportions within the population at risk of.
Were at the stop and begins work dissertation masters degree as well because that's what capital as such, the dissertation thesis or a statement that can be openthesis is a free repository of theses, dissertations, and other academic documents, coupled with powerful search, organization, and collaboration tools. This dissertation examines the applicability of criminological theory to police decision-making during police-initiated encounters with suspects specifically, how indicators of social disorganization can be used to predict officers' use of coercive action (ie, frisk, search, use of force, and arrest) during the street stop of. Repeated use of stop and search and investigation in the home without the protection of the law was legitimised by a stated need to manage 'anti-social' youth and marked an expansion of groups targeted by police in contrast, what generated fear and insecurity amongst young people was not concerns about ' anti-social'.
Of the public fairly, and to identifying circumstances when a stop or search encounter is more likely to be effective and legal the findings of this research are presented in quinton, et al (2000) 5 profiling populations 'available' for stops and searches a key issue in understanding the reasons for the disproportionate use of. Locate university of minnesota dissertations and theses use mncat and search by title or author and add the word thesis in the search box write down the library and call number and find it on the shelf they can be checked out check the university digital conservancy for online access to dissertations and theses.