Shooting to Kill?: Policing, Firearms and Armed Response (Paperback)

by Peter Squires, Peter Kennison

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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

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Published
12/03/2010

Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)

ISBN
9780470779279


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