Essays Tagged: "police force"


nbe governed by the New South Wales Government, which would look after such things as roads,and the police force. Finally, they are governed by the Australian (Federal) Government, which isinvolved wi ...

(2 pages) 216 1 4.1 Nov/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

U.S. criminal justice system

t to establish a nation with good education to teach people judging from right or wrong , excellent police force to keep our street safe, and most of all, a good criminal justice system to carry out t ...

(4 pages) 481 0 4.7 Jan/1997

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

The United States as a World Power

The United States as a World Power:How much longer will the US be thepoliceman of the World ?Juan Valdez??-??-96PoliticsThe United States has been a super power for deca ... try has practiced getting involved. Since the Monroe Presidency, America has been named the World's police force. Dispelling anarchists, and stopping coos, the united states portrays itself as the wor ... n the chance for America to evaluate it's foreign policy, but can the World Super-Power continue to police other countries in light of earlier battles, or should the stationed troops pack up and home ...

(13 pages) 399 0 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

The Most Important Role of the Police is to Prevent Crime

The Most Important Role of the Police is to Prevent CrimeAs Sir Robert Peel, the founder of the modern Police Force, stated in 1829 ... under of the modern Police Force, stated in 1829:" The police are the public and the public are the police. The police are only members of the public that are paid to give full time attention to dutie ... t are incumbent upon every citizen in the interest of community welfare and existence."The Scottish police motto is 'semper vigilo' meaning always watchful and the police are charged to guard, watch a ...

(3 pages) 261 0 4.7 Nov/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Title: Police Abuse. The essay includes the definition of "police abuse", the causes, examples of police abuse, relationship with racial profiling, suggestions of solutions about the problem.

Police AbuseAn officer who uses more force than policy allows is said to have used excessive force a ... er who uses more force than policy allows is said to have used excessive force and may be guilty of police brutality, the excessive and lawless use of police force. Police officers are often seen as a ... law-abiding citizens, but when they use excessive force, they cross the line and become criminals. Police brutality damages the image of law enforcement as well as the justice system. It leads to los ...

(5 pages) 562 4 3.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

The role of women in afghanistan during reconstruction.

nd Iran for years, and foreign security forces have been brought in as there is no national army or police force in existence.The most dramatic change since the Taliban is the role of women in society ... much discrimination and even physical abuse, which is directly attributed to the lack of a national police or security force. On paper, the rights of women have improved, but in actuality there has no ...

(3 pages) 63 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Police in the internet.

n, Sir Robert Peel brought forth a legislation in the British Parliament setting out the terms of a police force. Modern policing as we know it was established . Over the years, the boys in blue have ... on named Cyberspace .The baton and handcuffs has long been emblematic to the tools of the trade for police officers patrolling the streets to keep the dangerous class off the streets. But now they nee ...

(17 pages) 739 2 4.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

All in a days work.

rly life he almost could go to any collage that he wanted to. But his heart was set on being on the police force. He had a GPA of over 3.8 every year and he could have become a doctor. He wasn't scare ... a god damn wild goose chase.""Your not gonna get me that easy you noisy son of a bitch, if only you police would stay out of it we wouldn't be in this position.""Fine you wont be so sure of your self ...

(12 pages) 50 0 3.4 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Impossibility of International Government

o punish those who do not abide by the sanctions set forth by that government. For example, would a police force be effective against criminals without the power to indict, arrest, or sentence them? I ...

(6 pages) 120 1 3.9 May/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government > United Nations

The pros of the government legalizing marijuana.

Marijuana is a problem in today's society because of marijuana related crimes. The police force is over worked, the taxpayers are spending extreme amounts of money to house these so c ... na smokers before, but everything their doctor prescribed for them failed. In March of 1990, twelve police officers put a battering ram through the door of their mobile home, took their two 10-inch ma ... eatly slow deforestation, restore robbed nutrients by other crops, and help prevent erosion. To the police officer, it is one of the leading substances, which puts people in jail. To the drug dealer, ...

(6 pages) 182 3 4.4 May/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Are homosexual people ostracized in the contemporary life of Brisbane and does this cause social segregation between gay and straight people?

ence, and in that same manner, gay society not only battled against heterosexuals, religion and the police force, but also against their low self esteem and personal judgments upon themselves (Duberma ...

(15 pages) 109 0 3.5 Jun/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Why do we strive to be just? To live within the constraints of our laws or for the benefit of our soul?

dily increasing in frequency. We who pride ourselves on our efficient judicial system and competent police force still cannot control and eliminate the undesirable elements of our society. If this pro ... are just and law-abiding. As long as you hide your vices and your unjust acts well enough that, the police and your peers do not recognize them, and then it is as if they never occurred, a point that ...

(8 pages) 109 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Trail of Tears, Indians.

inside another state. Georgia settlers began forcing Cherokee Indians off their land and a special police force called the Georgia guard was formed to punish the Cherokee Indians who resisted.The Ind ...

(2 pages) 98 0 3.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History


one of Romeo Montague's best friends. He is a relation of Captain Prince who is the captain of the police force in Verona. Mercutio is a lively character with both a jovial side and a gloomy, more se ...

(6 pages) 30 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Should handguns be banned? "The Need to Live - The Need to Ban Guns"

1791, was implemented at a different time. But, now the times have changed. Now we have a powerful police force that keeps things under control.Ever since the first gun was invented by Samuel Colt in ...

(2 pages) 72 0 4.3 Feb/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Night Essay

urope were put to the test not only physically, but also mentally. The SS troops, Germany's private police force and Hitler's bodyguards, administered the camps and made the "undesirables'" lives even ...

(5 pages) 52 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

George Orwell, and his perceptions of 1984. This essay will discuss characterization, plot, setting, tone, and irony.

cided not to continue his education in 1921. Therefore, Orwell went to work for the Indian Imperial Police Force. Orwell worked there for five years, but finally resigned because of his growing dislik ...

(5 pages) 72 0 4.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

The Boston Police Strike in 1919 was justified.

In my opinion the Boston Police Force's decision to go on strike was justified. The policemen were not being unreasonable wit ... s justified. The policemen were not being unreasonable with their demands. Before the strike Boston police had inadequate salaries, long hours and decrepit working conditions. To say that the police w ... ity of Boston were really that concerned with the welfare of Boston they would have agreed with the Police's demands. The event is one of the first good examples of workers being denied their rights u ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Culture of Pakistan: An Interview with Sohail Shah

amed Sohail Shah, always spoke of Pakistan. I often listened to his stories of being in the Karachi police force or of Pakistan's different customs. Sohail Shah, a thirty year old male clerk at the St ... oved here with his wife and two children to "escape punishment". Sohail claims he was in the secret police protecting the president when many governmental changes were made. Many of his co-workers wer ...

(4 pages) 78 1 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Outline some of the challenges to the police service in the 'post-Macpherson' era. Discuss this statement with reference to the contribution of public sector partnerships.

IntroductionRacism within the police force is not a new concept and has been around for many years. Recent events such as the BBC ... oncept and has been around for many years. Recent events such as the BBC TV documentary 'The Secret Policeman' highlight how now more than ever, there is a growing trend in racist officers entering th ... in racist officers entering the service. The programme consequently led to the suspension of seven police officers, from three different forces.Throughout this essay I aim to identify the main challe ...

(6 pages) 75 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays