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Published: 25 April 2013

304 Pages


ISBN: 9780199671694

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This publication is part of the Policing Publishing Program

Blackstone's Policing for the Special Constable

Second Edition

Edited by Bryn Caless, Trish McCormack, Barry Spruce, and Bob Underwood

  • Developed from the bestselling Blackstone's Handbook for the Special Constabulary, this book covers all the learning requirements of the IL4SC (Initial Learning for the Special Constabulary)
  • Foreword by Sir Peter Fahy, Chief Constable of Greater Manchester Police and ACPO lead for the Special Constabulary
  • Includes coverage of police powers, criminal law, crime scene management, the criminal justice system and neighbourhood policing
  • Provides practical tools such as case studies, flowcharts, and best practice guidance, to aid understanding
  • Knowledge checks at the end of each substantive section reinforce learning and offer easy assessment of progress
  • Written in an engaging and easy to understand style, drawing on the experiences of serving Specials

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