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Police, Government and Accountability

  • Ian Oliver

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. The Constitutional Position of the Police in Great Britain

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Ian Oliver
      Pages 3-7
  3. The Accountability of Police to Local and Central Government

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 35-35
    2. Ian Oliver
      Pages 37-95
    3. Ian Oliver
      Pages 96-112
  4. Police and Government in Northern Ireland

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Ian Oliver
      Pages 115-123
    3. Ian Oliver
      Pages 124-133
    4. Ian Oliver
      Pages 134-135
    5. Ian Oliver
      Pages 148-157
    6. Ian Oliver
      Pages 158-166
  5. The Metropolitan Police

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 167-167
    2. Ian Oliver
      Pages 169-187
  6. An Assessment of Accountability as It Operates in the 1980s

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 205-205
    2. Ian Oliver
      Pages 207-207
    3. Ian Oliver
      Pages 208-221
    4. Ian Oliver
      Pages 237-243
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 244-280

About this book

Introduction

Police, Government and Accountability is an examination of the relationship between police and central and local government in the United Kingdom. The book deals with the constitutional position of police and traces developments in the debate on accountability from the Royal Commission report of 1962 to the present day.

Keywords

constitution development government local government police

Authors and affiliations

  • Ian Oliver
    • 1
  1. 1.Central Scotland PoliceStirlingScotland

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