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Enhancing the Police Legitimacy in India: The Need for Evidence Based Policing and Policy Making to Police India

13 Pages Posted: 13 Nov 2016  

Sanjay Vashishtha

University of Oxford, Faculty of Law, Students

Date Written: April 2016

Abstract

This paper high lights the role of Evidence Based Policing (Using Randomized Control Trials) enhance policing legitimacy and credibility in India and to de-politicize the same. It draws upon comparative research from the global north and questions the reasons inhibiting the growth of EBP in India.

Keywords: Evidence Based Policing, Policy making, What works appraoch

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Vashishtha, Sanjay, Enhancing the Police Legitimacy in India: The Need for Evidence Based Policing and Policy Making to Police India (April 2016). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2865772 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.2865772

Sanjay Vashishtha (Contact Author)

University of Oxford, Faculty of Law, Students ( email )

Oxford
United Kingdom

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