In the Handbook of Workplace Violence, editors E. Kevin Kelloway, Julian Barling, and Joseph J. Hurrell Jr. bring together the contributions of leading researchers to provide summaries and unique perspectives on current theory, research, and practice relating to workplace violence. This is the only up to date resource currently available to provide a comprehensive overview of the current state of knowledge regarding all aspects of workplace violence and aggression.
Chapter 10: Workplace Violence in the Police
Workplace Violence in the Police
In many ways, police officer is the archetypal occupation for discussions of workplace violence. In contrast to occupations for which violence is a rare and unanticipated occurrence, violence is an expected part of the ...