- WorldCat: 73822689
This encyclopedia includes 215 articles, including historical and thematic essays as well as more than 195 country-specific entries that describe various national law enforcement and correctional systems. Each country overview explores topics such as the history, organization, administrative structure, chains of command, modes of operation, technology, and firearms of each area.Electronic version of the two-volume World Encyclopedia of Police Forces and Correctional Systems edited by George Thomas Kurian and published in print by Gale in 2006.
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