Acknowledged author Michael Birzer Ed.D. wrote Police Field Operations: Theory Meets Practice (2nd Edition) comprising 528 pages back in 2014. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0133599388 and 9780133599381. Since then Police Field Operations: Theory Meets Practice (2nd Edition) textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $47.90 or rent at the marketplace.
Police Field Operations: Theory Meets Practice, 2/e is a comprehensive, readable text that presents a practical look at police field operations and is designed to be used in one-semester courses on police operations or patrol procedures. Chapters have been designed to be independent units that can be taught individually, but also build upon each other to provide a complete picture of police operations. The text cover all major areas of police operations including patrolling, investigations, crime mapping, community policing, hot pursuit issues, communications, gangs and drugs, and more. Discussions focus on issues and challenges that police officers face on the job and help students bridge the gap between theory and practice. Teaching and Learning Experience This program will provide a better teaching and learning experience—for you and your students. It provides: Clear links between theory and practice: Chapters help students understand theoretical concepts and directly apply them to field operations. Comprehensive coverage: The text is a complete resource for field operations courses. Readable discussions: Straightforward language and insightful features make the text readable and engaging.