Chapter 23. Crime, Policing and Punishment

  1. Chris Williams
  1. Heather Shore

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470997147.ch24

A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain

A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain

How to Cite

Shore, H. (2004) Crime, Policing and Punishment, in A Companion to Nineteenth-Century Britain (ed C. Williams), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470997147.ch24

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631225799

Online ISBN: 9780470997147

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Keywords:

  • nineteenth-century british criminal justice system;
  • crime;
  • policing;
  • punishment;
  • police forces

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Definitions of Criminality

  • Juvenile Crime

  • Violent Crime

  • Professional Crime

  • Prostitution

  • Policing

  • Detection

  • Prosecution

  • Punishment