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Above the Law: Police and the Excessive Use of Force

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The now-famous video tape and the trial of four Los Angeles policemen for kicking and beating Rodney King while 23 other officers looked on has precipitated a national outcry against police violence. Skolnick and Fyfe use the LAPD incident to explain why police use excessive force, and they make bold proposals for what to do about it.

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Above the Law: Police and the Excessive Use of Force
1993, Free Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780029293126

Hardcover

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