Stress Problems Faced by Police Constables in North Chennai

Global Research Analysis, Volume 2, Issue 4, April 2013

3 Pages Posted: 2 Feb 2014

See all articles by S. Srinivasan

S. Srinivasan

Bharathidasan University

Ponnuswami Ilango

Bharathidasan University

Date Written: April 10, 2013

Abstract

This research study more emphases on stress faced by Police Constables in North Chennai. This article analyses the data from a fifty sample size, and proposes ways to stress faced by police constable in north Chennai. The researcher covers the geographical area of Chennai and suburban, where researcher six police stations dealing with crime and law and order. The researcher used descriptive in nature. The researcher used convenient sampling method for selecting the respondents. Majority of the respondents 82 percent of the respondents were admit that they had psychosomatic complaints. 70 percent said that they easily get tempered. Most of the respondents 74 percent were agreed that expressed from of emotion is due to their occupation. Majority of the respondents 76 percent have the habit of smoking. Majority of 72 percent of the respondents had the habit of consuming alcohol. Majority of the respondents 74 percent agreed the lack of superior’s interest on subordinate is a cause for stress. Most of the respondents 70 agreed that irregular office work causes stress. 60 percent of the respondents agree with the statement that work beyond load is highly stressful. 72 percent of the respondents said dealing with criminals was stressful. 78 percent of the respondents confirmed the death of their relatives as stressful. Majority 74 percent of the respondents agreed that dealing with horrible sights caused stress.

Keywords: Stress, Physiological, Police Constables, North Chennai

Suggested Citation

Srinivasan, S. and Ilango, Ponnuswami, Stress Problems Faced by Police Constables in North Chennai (April 10, 2013). Global Research Analysis, Volume 2, Issue 4, April 2013. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2389347 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2389347

S. Srinivasan (Contact Author)

Bharathidasan University ( email )

Tiruchirappalli
Tamil Nadu
India

Ponnuswami Ilango

Bharathidasan University ( email )

Tiruchirappalli
Tamil Nadu
India

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