Effective Partnerships Between Campus Police and Student Affairs

0

Add to Wishlist
Add to Wishlist

Description

Effective Partnerships Between Campus Police and Student Affairs, Is A Well-Researched Topic, It Is To Be Used As A Guide Or Framework For Your Research.

Abstract

This study examined partnerships between campus police and student affairs. The study specifically analyzed the essential elements, benefits, and best practices and programs of partnerships between campus police and student affairs. Participants were a Chief of Police and Chief Student Affairs Officer from large public research one institutions in the
Northeast and Southwest. Participants were selected by evidence of a strong partnership between campus police and student affairs on their campus. Data was collected from four one-on-one semi-structured phone interviews. Findings suggest partnerships between campus police and student affairs are beneficial to creating a successful educational environment for students.

Table of Contents

Abstract ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. i
Acknowledgements . . . .. . . . . …….. . . . . . . . ………… . . . . . . . . . ………………… ….. . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . .. . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . ii
CHAPTER 1 ……………………………………………………………………. ………………………… ………… 1
Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . …………… . . . . . . . . . . ……… . . . . . . ……………. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . …………… . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . l
Purpose of the Study . . . . . …. … …. . . . . . …………… … ……………………. . … . .. ………. ……… ………….. 2
Research Questions ….. .. … ………………………………………………………………………………….. 2
Significance of the Study …….. ………………. . . . . . . … . … … . .. . .. . . . . . . … . . . . … …. …. .. …. . .. . . . . . . .. . . … . 2
Limitations of the Study …………………………….. .. … .. ………………. ….. ………………………….. 3
Definitions of Terms …………………… .. …… .. .. ……………………… ………………….. …………….. 3
Summary ………….. .. . …………………… …….. ……………………. .. … … ………… ……………………… 4
CHAPTER Il ………………………………………. … ……………………. …………………………………. … . .. 6
Review of Literature …… ………. ………….. … … … . . ……. .. ……………………. ….. ………………………. 6
History of Campus Police ………….. . ……… .. …………. …. … … .. .. ………………………. ……….. …. 6
Public Perceptions of Police ….. .. ….. .. . ………. ……………….. ……………………… ……… ……… 1 0
Perceptions of Campus Police ……………….. …….. . …. ……………….. ……………………………. 1 8
Influences on Partnerships …………………… ……… . … . …………………………………………… …. 1 9
Elements of Successful Partnerships …. …………. ……… … … …… ……………….. …………….. .. 22
Theoretical Framework …. ……………… ………. ……………………………………….. …. ……….. … 27
Summary ……. ……………………………… … ………….. …. . ……. …… … . ….. …………………. ………. 31
CHAPTER III .. …. … …… ………………. . ….. … ….. …… .. … .. …………………. … . …………………. … …. 33
Methodology ………. .. . .. . . . …. . ……… ………… …… . …… . …. ………………… .. . . … .. …………………….. 33
Design of the Study … .. … . . . …. …. ………….. . .. …. …. . . . . . . . . . . .. . ……… . .. .. . . .. .. .. .. ……. .. …… ……. 33

Participants/Sample …………………………………………………………………………………………. 3 3
Research Site ………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 34
Instrument ………………………………………………………………………………………………………. 34
Data Collection ………………………………………………………………………………………………. .34
Data Analysis …………………………………………………………………………………………………. 35
Treatment of Data ……………………………………………………………………………………………. 35
Summary ……………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 35
CHAPTER IV …………………………… . . . . . . . ……….. ……………………………………………………….. 3 6
Findings ……………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 3 6
Essential Elements …………………………………………………………………………………………… 3 6
Benefits to the Institution ………………………………………………………………………………… .45
Best Practices and Programs …………………………………………………………………………….. 55
Summary …………….. ………………………………………………………………………………………… 62
CHAPTER V ……………….. ; …………………………………………………………………………………… 64
Discussion, Recommendations, and Conclusion ……………………………………………………… 64
Essential Elements …………………………………………………………………………………………… 64
Benefits to the Institution …………………………………………………………………………………. 68
Best Practices and Programs …………………………………………………………………………….. 71
Recommendations for Student Affairs Professionals . . . . . . . . . .. .. . . . . . . . . . . .. . . . . . . ………….. . . . . . . .7 4
Recommendations for Future Research ……………………………………………………………… 75
Conclusion …………… . . . . . . . . …………………… . . . . ………. . . . . . . . . . ………………………. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ……… 76
References ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 80
Appendix A: Participant Email …………………………………………………………………………….. 86

Appendix B: Informed Consent ……………………………………………………………………………. 87
Appendix C: Interview Protocol Questions ……………………………………………….. ………….. 89

Additional information

Author

Michael DiPalma

No of Chapters

5

No of Pages

97

Reference

YES

Format

PDF

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.