Journals Higher Education



Published: 10 February 2011

168 Pages


ISBN: 9780199214082

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This publication is part of the Policing Publishing Program

Police Family Liaison

Duncan McGarry and Kevin Smith

Blackstone's Practical Policing

  • The first book in this area, aimed directly at the police
  • Offers practical advice on handling victim identification, statement-taking, court testimony and disclosure in sensitive cases such as those involving bereavement
  • Examines why police family liaison exists, how it was developed and how it may evolve in the future
  • Includes a wide range of practical case study chapters of key events, including the Ladbroke Grove Rail Crash, the 2004 Asian Tsunami, the Bali Bombings, the September 11th attacks and the London Bombings of July 7th
  • Contains examples, illustrative diagrams, useful checklists and summary sections to help put theory into practice
  • Includes a useful chapter on the delivery of training and operating protocols

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