In the globally networked society, police power is no longer constrained by the borders of the nation state: it has globalized. Global Policing shows how security threats have been constructed by powerful actors to justify the creation of a new global policing architecture and how the subculture of policing shapes the world system
The Occupational Subcultures of Global Policing
We now turn to cultural criminology in order to explore the distinction between the transnational subculture of policing and the subculture of transnational policing. First, this chapter provides a short explanation of the role of international liaison officers (ILOs), the ‘global cops’ who inhabit the architecture of global ...