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Organizational Police Deviance Its Structure and Control

Clifford Shearing

Organizational Police Deviance Its Structure and Control

by Clifford Shearing

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Published by Butterworth Pub Ltd .
Written in English


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Number of Pages208
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Open LibraryOL7478015M
ISBN 100409848808
ISBN 109780409848809

disasters, police crime, state- organized crime, state terror, torture, war crimes, and genocide are provided, and each accomplishes two objectives. They clearly delineate the breadth of each form of organizational deviance and encourage readers to explore i ssues about state crime that are beyond the scope of the current text. The fifth chapter,File Size: 23KB.   Apple organizational structure can be described as hierarchical. Such a structure has been developed by its founder and former CEO late Steve Jobs in order to ensure focused realization of his innovative ideas and clear vision for the business. Apple organizational structure has been subjected to certain modifications since the leadership role.

Several types of deviance are identified. Police crime, occupational deviance, police corruption, and abuse of authority are included in the types of deviance. Gratuities are included in this discussion. The Knapp Commission investigated police corruption in the New York City Police Department in the late s and early s. Managing Organizational Deviance goes beyond questions of control to also consider ethical dimensions of conduct. As a result, it teaches students who will go on to inhabit organizations to become familiar with the ethical implications of deviant and dysfunctional behavior in addition to managing this behavior in an effective way/5(2).

Organizational Deviance. Occurs when events are created by or exist within organizations that do not conform to the organization's goals or expectations and that produce unanticipated and harmful outcomes. A level of sociological analysis concerned with large-scale structures and processes, such as war and unemployment. Search for 'ti:"Police Deviance"' at a library near you. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist.


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Organizational Police Deviance Its Structure and Control [Clifford Shearing] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is an important book that explains with vivid detail how the police are led to perform improper and illegal actions in their fight against crime by the values.

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As with so much of the sociological literature on the public police, the bulk of the research on police deviance has been undertaken in the United States of America. American scholars have focused their attention almost exclusively on police corruption, so that although there is a considerable literature on this one aspect of police deviance, there is practically no general literature Cited by: 1.

Organizational Structure in American Police Agencies: Context, Complexity, and Control author Edward R. Maguire develops a new theory that attributes the formal structures of large municipal police agencies to the contexts in which they are embedded. This theory finds that the relevant features of an organization’s context are its size.

In: Shearing, C. Eds. Organizational Police Deviance: Its Structure and Control. Toronto: Butterworths, ()Cited by: 9. Although most large police organizations perform the same tasks, there is tremendous variation in how individual organizations are structured.

To account for this variation, author Edward R. Maguire develops a new theory that attributes the formal structures of large municipal police agencies to the contexts in which they are embedded. This theory finds that the relevant features of an 5/5(1).

Police Corruption and Organizational Structure That criminal justice theorists should be attracted to structural explanation is not particulary surprising considering that the criminal justice system, like a language system, is generally regarded as a formal means of social : Paul G.

Muscari. Much of the commentary about police culture treats it as a monolithic and problematic feature of the police occupation that inhibits change and progress. The purpose of this paper is to draw on surveys completed by o sworn police to describe officers’ occupational outlooks and explore the extent to which they vary across individuals and police agencies.,This paper draws upon Cited by: Police organizations theories focus on the organizational structure of police departments and the integrity of their leaders and supervisors.

Police subculture theories attempt to explain corruption as a result of peer pressure and group solidarity factors that exist within the subculture of police officers. The example of organization deviance includes; work place theft, damage to the property of the organization, habitual late arrival at work, disengagement and disinterest in work related activities.

The behavioral misconduct towards the colleagues, supervisors, subordinates, inmates (in case of police) come under the category of interpersonal deviance. Taken together, our results indicate that institutional details, such as organizational structure, have a substantial effect on police activity and crime, and that these effects should be taken into consideration when designing the structure of law enforcement agencies (Weisberg, ).Cited by: 9.

Classical organization theory is characterized by a highly ordered or organized structure, and police departments generally adhere to this philosophy of order and structure.

By examining the various theories, the police manager is provided with a variety of ways to manage the police Size: KB. Chapter 1, contributed by the editors, provides readers with an overview of deviant behavior in the chapter summarizes the pervasive nature of organizational deviance and its destructive impact.

Definitions of deviance from previous research are offered and refined, different manifestations of deviance are discussed, and some of the varying academic approaches that have been.

The police deviance happens when the police officers behave in a manner that is inconsistent with the police legal authority and their organizational ethics.

Police deviance acts include misconduct, discrimination, intimidation, corruption, sexual harassment, excessive force, illegal surveillance, and the use of restricted weapons. Police occupational deviance is manifested in "police corruption" and "police misconduct," both of which apply to the officer's role as an employee rather than to policing practice per se.

Police misconduct involves violations of formally written normative rules, traditional operating procedures, regulations and procedures of both the police. Dishonesty can happen at any time whether it is at the individual (rotten apples), group (rotten barrel) or organizational (rotten orchids) levels which constitutes a form of police deviance, since it is a form of overt lying.

characteristics that contribute to organizational deviance. Administrative Breakdown. To explain organizational deviance, some scholars have turned to the principles of administration— most important, those that address the control of an organization’s work and its members.

Fayol (. police organizational structure correlates with frontline officers’ attitudes toward corruption: a multilevel model, P olice P ractice and R esearch: An International Journal, DOI. Deviance is any behavior that violates social norms, and is usually of sufficient severity to warrant disapproval from the majority of society.

Deviance can be criminal or non‐criminal. The sociological discipline that deals with crime (behavior that violates laws) is criminology (also known as criminal justice).Today, Americans consider such activities as alcoholism, excessive gambling. Police deviance occurs when law enforcement officers behave in a manner that is “inconsistent with the officer’s legal authority, organizational authority, and standards of ethical conduct” (Barker and Carter,pp.

2–3). Police deviance includes but is not limited to: • File Size: KB. Professor Maurice Punch in his recent book Police Corruption: Deviance, accountability and reform in policing goes some way toward a realistic and normative understanding of police corruption.

It is an understanding that creates opportunities for effective intervention, and perhaps more importantly, his book highlights opportunities for by: 1.An Empirical Typology of Police Corruption: A Study in Organizational Deviance by Thomas Barker, Julian Roebuck. Charles C. Thomas. Used - Good.

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