Journals Higher Education



01 November 2014

640 Pages

11.5 x 8.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198713357

Bookseller Code (07)

Blackstone's Handbook for Policing Students 2015

Ninth Edition

Edited by Robin Bryant, Sarah Bryant, Sofia Graca, Kevin Lawton-Barrett, Martin O'Neill, Stephen Tong, Robert Underwood, and Dominic Wood

  • Covers the learning requirements of the Certificate in Knowledge of Policing and the broader Diploma in Policing, as well as the Initial Police Learning and Development Programme (IPLDP)
  • Divided into six parts, representing key stages in your progression from pre-join programmes (where appropriate), to initial training and then confirmation
  • Deals with key policing areas, such as stop, search and entry; attending crime scenes, public order and anti-social behaviour; sexual offences; and interviewing
  • Leads you through topics, covering theory, discussion, and practice while developing skills of analysis, problem solving, and forms of reasoning
  • Ensures you have the knowledge and understanding necessary to undertake independent patrol in a professional and competent manner