Professor Callie Marie Rennison highlights August Vollmer as an important figure in the history of American policing. Vollmer advocated for police officers to be educated as social workers and for technological advances to fight crime.
- Type of Content: Tutorial
- Title: The History of Policing: August Vollmer
- Publisher: SAGE Publications, Inc.
- Publication year: 2015
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- Discipline: Criminology & Criminal Justice
- Subject: Policing & Accountability, Policing & Technology, Police Studies (general)
- Duration: 00:01:52
- Keywords: 20th century history, August Vollmer, police corruption, policing strategies, Social work
Academic: Callie Marie RennisonOnline ISBN:9781506367330Copyright: (c) SAGE Publications, Inc., 2015