The History Of Technology In Policing

This week you will describe how technology has affected policing methods in patrol.

Write a 750–1000 word essay incorporating the following:

  1. Identify and explain how technology was used in each of the following policing eras:
    • Political Era
    • Professional Era
    • Community Oriented Era
  2. Identify and explain how technology changed policing methods in patrol during each policing era.
  3. Examine how the effect of science and technology had an impact on the world as it applies to policing.
  4. Compare the benefits and challenges that policing has encountered as a result of interactions with science and technology.

Note: This Assignment requires outside research. Use at least two credible sources and discuss how you evaluated the credibility of the resources used. You may consult the library, the Internet, course materials, and any other outside resources in supporting your task, using proper citations in APA style.

Include a title page and reference page.

Format your work consistent with APA guidelines.

Save your Assignment in the following format: Last name First name Assignment. (Example: SmithJohn_Unit3_Assignment2).

Submit your Assignment by selecting Unit 3 Assignment 2 Dropbox by the end of Unit 3.