Flashcards in law enforcemnt 2.0 Deck (18)
the expectation by white officers that black officers will give members of their own race better treatment
passed in 1868 guaranteeing equal protection of the law to all citizens of the US
civil rights acts of 1964
prohibits job discrimination based on race, color, and gender
equal opportunity act of 1972
extended in 1964 civil rights act and made it applicable to state and local governments
de facto discrimination
the indirect result of policies that are not intended to discriminate but do
effort to improve employment opportunities for minorities
numbers put in place as part of goals in action plans
the label often attached to the preferential treatment received by minority groups
what is the blue wall of silence?
a figurative barrier when cops protect one another from outsiders even refusing in investigating in other officers
what is police culture or subculture
a combination f shared norms, values, goals, career patterns, life styles, that is somewhat different from the rest of society
what are three main culturist values for police?
what is the police personality?
traits such as suspicion, hostility, insecurity
problems for female officers
perception or job
problems for black and minority officers
friendly fire incidents
what is ethics
study of what I good and bad
created in 1970 to investigate widespread organized corruption in the nypd
what are the types of corruption?