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  • New Directions in Procedural Justice Research 

    Maguire, Edward (Sam Houston State University College of Criminal Justice, 2017-04-13)
    Dr. Edward R. Maguire speaks about procedural justice as the speaker at Sam Houston State College of Criminal Justice Beto Chair Lecture.
  • Body-worn cameras: can they improve police accountability and transparency? 

    Reiss, Charles (Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas (LEMIT), 2016)
    Body worn cameras are one-way police departments across the country are using new technologies. The use of these cameras have some people excited about how they might bring changes to policing, but there are some people ...
  • Promotion: Leadership Ability as the Deciding Factor 

    Reckaway, James (Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas (LEMIT), 2016)
    Organizations often base their promotion process on seniority, experience, and education. It should come as no surprise when bad leaders cause the downfall of these same organizations. Good leadership is required to lead ...
  • The police uniform and its impact on public perceptions 

    Quill, Patrick (Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas (LEMIT), 2016)
    When someone first looks at another person, the first thing that is noticed is the clothing that each is wearing. This causes each person to formulate an impression about the other. Clothing can help determine a person’s ...
  • Retention in Law Enforcment 

    Nodine, Bryan (Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas (LEMIT), 2016)
    The main topic of this research paper is the rising retention problem in police organizations today. Retaining qualified officers is a growing problem for law enforcement in America today. Along with many other issues, ...

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