Police Corruption, Depression, And Predetermining Causes Of Police Corruption

1118 Words5 Pages
Thinking about police corruption, there are so many commonalities between actual corruption and predetermining factors of the cause. What I mean is, the levels of PTSD, depression, and hyper-aggression is all indicative to corruption. There are no statistics as of this publishing that quantify that statement. However, think about the correlation. The next few chapters will dive into causes of corruption, through a disabling viewpoint, and focus on theories that are comparative to police corruption. The theory of police corruption is a well research area in which police stress attributes to many issues. The physical and psychological demands of police stress have been explored throughout this text. The review of this book was to determine the likelihood of a coincidence of police corruption and PTSD (including depression, alcoholism, etc.) created a need for further examination of this subject matter. The next chapter will look into theories involving the likelihood a person/law officer can become corrupt. Factoring in PTSD in with theories creates a phenomenon that police work creates the foundation for corruption. Although the upcoming appendix will show police stressors, many researchers have agreed that police stressors and corruption are methodological errors and no directly a result of the job demands. Police stress research has offered a diverse look into personality characteristics. At the same time, the nature of police work is stressful enough to cause

    More about Police Corruption, Depression, And Predetermining Causes Of Police Corruption

      Open Document