Police Job Related Issues
What is police discretion? Why do police exercise discretion? What factors affect police discretion? What are the traits of a police culture or subculture? What is the Blue Wall of Silence? Do you believe the “wall” still exists? What can be done to break down the wall of silence? Describe the traits of the police personality? Does police work attract people who already have this personality or do people develop these traits after becoming an officer? What are the different types and forms of police corruption? Should police officers be required to wear body cameras? Why or why not? What job-related issues cause stress in police families, and what can police officers do to manage those issues?