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Author Kargin, Vedat, 1973-

Title Peer reporting of unethical police behavior / Vedat Kargin.

Imprint El Paso : LFB Scholarly Pub., ©2011.

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Description 1 online resource (ix, 172 pages :) : illustrations.
Series Criminal justice : recent scholarship
Criminal justice (LFB Scholarly Publishing LLC)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Theories of ethical decision making -- Factors associated with peer reporting -- Roadmap to research -- Empirical findings -- Discussion and implications.
Summary Kargin examines police officers? decision making with regard to peer reporting of unethical police behavior. On a theoretical level, a peer reporting model was developed based on Rest?s (1984)?four component,? Trevino?s (1986)?a person-situation interactionist,? and, finally, Jones? (1991)?issue-contingent? models of ethical decision making for investigation of police officers? peer reporting decisions. The results suggest that the perceived seriousness of the unethical behavior is the strongest predictor of police officers? peer reporting in minor and moderate policy violations. However, o.
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Subject Police -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Peer review -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Police-community relations -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Police misconduct -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Police discretion -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Kargin, Vedat, 1973- Peer reporting of unethical police behavior. El Paso : LFB Scholarly Pub., ©2011 9781593324483 1593324480 (DLC) 2010039290
ISBN 159332636X (electronic bk.)
9781593326364 (electronic bk.)
9781593324483 (hc ; alk. paper)
1593324480 (hc ; alk. paper)