Chapter 6. In Search of a Process: Community Policing in Australia

  1. Tom Williamson Visiting Professor chartered forensic psychologist former police officer Deputy Chief Constable Commander
  1. Professor Jenny Fleming Fellow strong supporter member adviser1 and
  2. Juani O'Reilly federal agent2

Published Online: 8 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773215.ch6

The Handbook of Knowledge-Based Policing: Current Conceptions and Future Directions

The Handbook of Knowledge-Based Policing: Current Conceptions and Future Directions

How to Cite

Fleming, J. and O'Reilly, J. (2008) In Search of a Process: Community Policing in Australia, in The Handbook of Knowledge-Based Policing: Current Conceptions and Future Directions (ed T. Williamson), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773215.ch6

Editor Information

  1. The Institute of Criminal Justice Studies, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, England

Author Information

  1. 1

    Tasmanian Institute of Law Enforcement Studies, Australia

  2. 2

    Australian Federal Police, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 14 MAR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470028995

Online ISBN: 9780470773215

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Keywords:

  • Australian community policing;
  • Australian Capital Territory (ACT) and Northern Territory;
  • community-based crime prevention;
  • Police and Community Youth Clubs (PCYC);
  • Australia - “minimal implementer”

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Community Policing Initiatives in Australia

  • In Search of a Process

  • Conclusion

  • References