Police use of force : important issues facing the police and the communities they serve / edited by Michael J. Palmiotto, Wichita State University School of Community Affairs Wichita, Kansas, USA.
1. Use of force throughout history / Michael J. Palmiotto 2. Police use of force / Micahel J. Palmiotto 3. Use of deadly force / Michael J. Palmiotto 4. Nonlethal weapons and technology / Szde Yu 5. Militarization of the police / Laurence Armand French 6. Racial profiling : the intersection of race and policing / Michael L. Birzer 7. Understanding the law of police use of force to arrest / Alison Brown 8. Psychological and social factors in the use of force / Jodie Beeson 9. Police violence, public response : the public gets what it tolerates / Carolyn Speer Schmidt 10. Prevention and training / Vladimir A. Sergevnin and Darrell L. Ross 11. Conclusion / Michael J. Palmiotto.