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Published: 27 May 2010

378 Pages


ISBN: 9780199577699

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This publication is part of the Policing Publishing Program

Policing the Caribbean

Transnational Security Cooperation in Practice

Ben Bowling

Clarendon Studies in Criminology

  • The first study of transnational policing in the Caribbean, based on a detailed case study of police and security sector organizations in several territories
  • Addresses questions about the accountability of transnational policing and explores the way that understandings of national sovereignty are shifting in the face of domestic, regional and global insecurity
  • Examines how security threats are prioritised and the strategies that are put in place to respond to them
  • Draws on an extensive range of interviews from police chiefs to military and government officials
  • Provides a unique insight into the work of international liaison officers from the UK and USA, and examines how they collaborate with local policing and security agencies

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