On the beat: Police and community problem solving

Wesley G. Skogan, Susan M. Hartnett, Jill Dubois, Jennifer T. Corney, Marianne Kaiser, Justine H. Lovig

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3 Scopus citations


This book focuses on how Chicago actually tried to formulate and implement problem solving as part of a thoroughgoing change in its style of policing. It describes the five-step problem-solving model that the city developed for tackling neighborhood problems ranging from graffiti to gang violence.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherTaylor and Francis
Number of pages251
ISBN (Electronic)9781000233476
ISBN (Print)9780367281830
StatePublished - Jan 1 2019

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)


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