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Complaints against police the politics of reform by Colleen Lewis

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Published by Hawkins Press in Leichhardt, N.S.W .
Written in English



  • Australia.


  • Police -- Complaints against -- Australia.,
  • Civilian review boards (Police administration)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-211) and index.

StatementColleen Lewis.
LC ClassificationsHV8280.A3 L48 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 216 p. ;
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6841012M
ISBN 10187606711X
LC Control Number00340426

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