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Challenges of policing London: a conversation with the Metropolitan Police commissioner, Sir John Stevens

Westmarland, Louise (2002). Challenges of policing London: a conversation with the Metropolitan Police commissioner, Sir John Stevens. Police Practice and Research, 3(3) pp. 240–260.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1561426022000035607
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Abstract

This interview explores the career and philosophies of one of the most powerful police commanders in the world, the Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police. Sir John Stevens, as the head of this Service, has some innovative and often controversial ideas about how London can be made the "safest capital city in the world". In the following "conversation" he explains the underlying approach to his work and future plans for improving the lives of the people who live in the city and its surroundings.

Item Type: Journal Article
ISSN: 1561-4263
Keywords: Gender And Ethnicity; Corruption; Policing By Consent; Crime And Disorder
Academic Unit/Department: Social Sciences > Social Policy and Criminology
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: International Centre for Comparative Criminological Research (ICCCR)
Item ID: 4558
Depositing User: Users 6043 not found.
Date Deposited: 07 Jul 2006
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 19:52
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/4558
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