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The police and the community in the 1990s

23 October 1990 - 25 October 1990

This conference was organised by the Australian Institute of Criminology in conjunction with the Criminal Justice Commission, Queensland (now the Crime and Misconduct Commission).

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This conference looks at the definition and concept of community policing, and how it operates in the various states of Australia, particularly Queensland in the post Fitzgerald era. Also discussed are overseas models of community policing, as well as issues such as implementation problems, the impact of multiculturalism, and evaluation.

Conference proceedings

The proceedings of this conference were published as:

The police and the community / Julia Vernon and Sandra McKillop (eds.)
Canberra : Australian Institute of Criminology, 1992
ISBN 0 642 16203 4 ; ISSN 1034-5086
(Conference proceedings (Australian Institute of Criminology); no. 5)