By Steve Herbert
Policing house is an interesting firsthand account of ways the l. a. Police division makes an attempt to manage its great, heterogeneous territory. As such, the e-book deals an extraordinary, ground-level examine the connection among the keep an eye on of house and the workout of strength. writer Steve Herbert spent 8 months looking at one patrol department of the LAPD at the activity. A compelling tale in itself, his fieldwork with the officials within the Wilshire department gives readers a detailed view of the advanced components at play in how the police outline and regulate territory, how they make and mark house. A awesome ethnography of a robust police division, underscored all through with telling on-the-scene vignettes, this publication can be an strangely in depth research of the workout of territorial power-and of territoriality as a key portion of police energy. particular in its program of fieldwork and idea to this complicated topic, it's going to end up worthy to readers in city and political geography, city and political sociology, and criminology, in addition to those that ask yourself concerning the workings of the LAPD.
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The SLO's question is whether he can legally carry out this request. A long discussion and a consultation of the criminal code reveal that he can do so only under one stipulation: that the parents legally state that the girl 54 THE LAW is uncontrollable and that they therefore relinquish her to the dominion of a county agency. Veteran officers participating in the discussion say that this is a change from earlier times, when they would quickly, and legally, have acceded to the parents' request.
3 We are now in a position to begin more extensive investigations of the six normative orders that structure police territoriality. The most expansive of these is the law, the subject of chapter 3. 3. THE LAW AND POLICE TERRITORIALITY P O L I C E R E S E A R C H E R S H I S T O R I C A L L Y HAVE D E V O T E D much attention to the issue of discretion. 1 According to this line of thought, legal and bureaucratic dictates are neither unambiguous nor capable of covering all possible contingencies.
For example, in cases of domestic violence, police officers in California are required to adopt the territorial measure of jailing any suspect when there is clear evidence of injury. Thus, if one of the combatants is sporting a bruise that is likely to have occurred during a recent incidence of violence, the likely perpetrator is immediately handcuffed and taken to jail, regardless of whether the victim wishes the arrest to occur. In most domestic violence cases, even without clear evidence of injury, common police practice is to separate the involved parties, to help restore calm and to make it easier for each side to describe the situation without challenge or intimidation from the other.
Policing Space: Territoriality and the Los Angeles Police Department by Steve Herbert