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Police reform and human rights

opportunities and impediments in post-communist societies

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Published by Intersentia in Antwerpen .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementNiels Uildriks (ed.)
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LC ClassificationsHV
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 88 p. ;
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22710744M
ISBN 109050954499

Niels Uildriks has produced an outstanding book on human rights and police reform. In fascinating contrast with his recent book on human rights in post-communist societies, this reader assembles a star-studded group of Caribbean and Latin American scholars to address the issue of policing and human rights in selected nations. The Mission monitors the work of the Kosovo Police for their compliance with international human rights standards and provides recommendations on issues such as use of force, freedom of expression and assembly, and the protection of socially vulnerable groups.

Apr 16,  · The following is a selection of relevant books and journal articles on the equality issues surrounding police stop and search policies. Equality and Human Rights Commission Equality and Human Rights Commission. Ip, J. () The reform of counterterrorism Stop and Search after Gillan v United Kingdom, Human Rights Law Review 13(4) pp. Aug 10,  · For more than two decades, WOLA has worked on issues of police abuse and police reform in Latin America, where abusive and corrupt police, often at the service of powerful political and economic interests, have been the source of widespread human rights abuses.

the role of capacity-building in police reform. It is ironic that the principle of ‘reflecting on experience’ – a tenet of modern adult education – seems to have been undervalued or overlooked in the capacity-building programmes that support police reform in many transition states. There is . The fact that such a police force does not exist in India, as attested by the findings of various commissions and committees, the complaints received by the human rights commissions, the stories reported by the press and the experiences of the common people on the street. The need for police reform is self-evident and urgent.


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Human Rights Standards and Practice for the Police Expanded Pocket Book on Human Rights for the Police UNITED NATIONS New York and Geneva, Material contained in this publication may be freely quoted or reprinted, provided credit is given and a copy.

is also evident that systems of police governance and handling of complaints are insufficiently robust to prevent the abuse of power.

This paper sets out a human rights framework Police reform and human rights book on existing national and international legal instruments relating to anti-discrimination policy and.

Get this from a library. Police reform and human rights: opportunities and impediments in post-communist societies. [Niels A Uildriks;]. The Network on Police Reform in Nigeria (NOPRIN) is a network of 53 civil society organizations spread across Nigeria and committed to promoting police accountability and respect for human rights.

Police Reform in China, authored by a "China-bound" foreign scholar Kam Wong, is a good example of scholarship overcoming the barriers in conducting research in China. This new volume offers a comprehensive overview as well as an insightful analysis of police reform in China.

This book is a teaching resource written by a former senior police officer, now working in the field of human rights and policing, as a contribution to the realisable ideal of securing respect for, and protection of, human rights by and through effective policing.

It is a Teaching Manual designed to enable educators and trainers of police to conduct human rights seminars and workshops for. Demilitarizing public order: the international community, police reform, and human rights in Central America and Haiti.

He has worked on human rights programmes for police in Africa, the Middle East, Europe and Asia. He is the co-author of a number of other books on human rights and policing.

Tom Williamson holds a degree in psychology from the University of York, a doctorate in applied social psychology from the University of Kent, and is a chartered Reviews: 1. Sep 24,  · This was the position of the Network of Police Reform in Nigeria NOPRIN Foundation during the launch of its book titled “Police Compliance with the Criminal Justice Act”.

From this perspective, Policing Insecurity: Police Reform, Security, and Human Rights in Latin America suggests an agenda of future reforms for the region, drawing and building upon policing reform experiences throughout the Latin America, looking at issues such as impunity, professionalization, community policing, as well as accountability and.

reform, restructuring and rebuilding of law enforcement agencies, who could share his/her experience with the group. Instructor Preparations Required Readings • DPKO Policy on “Support for the reform, restructuring and rebuilding of police and law enforcement agencies”, 18 December We also interviewed retired police officials, lawyers, human rights advocates, and researchers focusing on police abuse and reform.

All interviews were conducted with full and informed consent. Russian police reform (Russian: Закон о Полиции, Zakon o Politsii; Law on Police) is an ongoing reform initiated by then President Dmitry Medvedev to improve the efficiency of Russia's police forces, decrease corruption and improve the public image of law enforcement among other goals.

On 7 Februaryamendments were made to laws on the police force, the criminal code and the. Law enforcement in Ethiopia is dealt with by the Ethiopian Federal Police at federal level and by regional police commissions in the Regions of coopsifas.com Ethiopian Federal Police (EFP) was established in to serve the public, to ensure the observation of human and democratic rights and to maintain the safety and welfare of the public.

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The Politics of Police Reform Society against the State in Post-Soviet Countries Erica Marat. Provides a new understanding of the transformation of militarized police forces; Includes rich empirical data on bottom-up participation in police reform in five post-Soviet countries.

Jan 02,  · So did Lord Condon, and most recently, inthe then commissioner, Bernard Hogan-Howe, said that it would be difficult under human rights legislation to make a register of membership.

William G. O'Neill. Police Reform and human rights: A HURIST document. New York: HURIST/United Nations Development Programme, situations, police reform interventions are much needed, often in the form of retraining for police officers with a particular focus on human rights principles. In addition, a longer-term effort is required to establish a framework for police oversight and account-ability in.

Police Reform and Human Rights: What do the Experts Say? 1. Police Reform takes a long time, involves transforming power relations in a society and requires more than technical tinkering with police doctrine or practice.

Police reform, like judicial reform or any effort to change an institution, is intensely political.requires a police agency that is receptive to human rights concerns and human rights based reforms where necessary. Amnesty International could play an important role in furthering discourses on security and supporting police reform programs in line with human rights principles.

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