Exploring new territory: Police organizational responses to child sexual abuse
UNSPECIFIED (1996) Exploring new territory: Police organizational responses to child sexual abuse. CHILD ABUSE & NEGLECT, 20 (4). pp. 337-344. ISSN 0145-2134Full text not available from this repository.
Police response to the escalating numbers of child sexual abuse cases has led to the development of a wide range of organizational models within both police departments and the interagency context. This paper compares the results of different models of police intervention in New South Wales, Australia. The data suggest that specialist police units in which police manage the full investigation provide a more comprehensive service than those where the police response is fragmented between units within the police force.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
|Journal or Publication Title:||CHILD ABUSE & NEGLECT|
|Publisher:||PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTD|
|Number of Pages:||8|
|Page Range:||pp. 337-344|
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