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Squires, Peter

Shooting to Kill: Policing, Firearms and Armed Response

Squires, Peter - Shooting to Kill: Policing, Firearms and Armed Response, ebook

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Shooting to Kill? Policing, Firearms and Armed Response explores the dilemma of armed response policing in the UK, and policing in a gun culture.

  • Offers the first critical exploration of the ACPO code of guidance on Police Use of Firearms and other tactical manuals

  • Includes interviews with senior police firearms managers and critical case studies of police firearms incidents

  • Features the first in-depth, academic analysis of the Stockwell shooting incident and the Kratos policy

  • Provides a review of key developments in armed response policing around the world

  • Describes the crucial phases in armed response policy development in Britain and explores the consequences of arming the police

Keywords: armed response, armed response policy, policing, criminology, critical incident management, Jean Charles de Menezes, Stockwell Tube station

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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2009
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
256 pages
Category
Medicine, Health Care, Mode
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9780470975848
Printed ISBN
9780470779262

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