Tag: Police

Police Powers of Control of Public Assemblies

[POLICE POWERS: BIBLIOGRAPHY] (a) you are required to complete a (part annotated) bibliography on the topic “Police Powers of Control of Public Assemblies” (annotated): you should describe the relevance of the contents of the materials you find and comment upon them).(b) You must write a paragraph on Police Powers of Control of Public Assemblies which …

While the need to bestow wide, even intrusive, powers on the police and other officers in connection with terrorism is understandable, the fact that the powers are so unrestricted and the definition of ‘terrorism’ is so wide is probably of even more concern than the power of criminal prosecution to which the Acts give rise

Abstract It is important that the police are provided with sufficient powers to identify and prevent terrorism where necessary; however it is also important that these powers are not being abused. There is a wide definition of terrorism which has led to abuse by the police and this has resulted in human rights violations.[1] In …

Police Brutality

Police work is dangerous. Sometimes police put in situations that excessive force is needed. But, because some officers use these extreme measures in situations when it is not, police brutality occurs. I believe Police brutality needs to be addressed, because it affects every one of us within our society. How can we trust the Police …

Sir Robert Peel

Sir Robert Peel is known in the books as the founder of the first form of an English police department: the London Metropolitan Police. This was after his London Metropolitan Police Act passed in 1829, giving greater power to the English police force and establishing what he is known for today. Peels ideas were very …