With the ever-growing demands of an evolving country, police professionalism was implemented to adhere to the expectations of a civil society. Police agencies were designed to provide the greatest level of protection and order maintenance for the American population.
- Define police professionalism, and describe two outcomes of increased police professionalism during the 20th century.
- Provide one example of recent events involving police professionalism. Compare any similarities or differences between the two examples.
- You may pull from the media, newspapers, etc. Explain what recommendations or strategies could be implemented to help establish more positive relationships.