Cookies Policy
X

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

I accept this policy

Find out more here

Bibliography

Brill’s MyBook program is exclusively available on BrillOnline Books and Journals. Students and scholars affiliated with an institution that has purchased a Brill E-Book on the BrillOnline platform automatically have access to the MyBook option for the title(s) acquired by the Library. Brill MyBook is a print-on-demand paperback copy which is sold at a favorably uniform low price.

Access this chapter

+ Tax (if applicable)

Chapter Summary

This section contains a list of reference articles and books with relevant to the discussion on the problem of 'improving' the policing of marital violence is conceptualised by police reformers as principally one of changing the practices and community responsiveness of the police to adopting a more interventionist approach in domestic situations. Evidence of a willingness to improve the policing of marital violence in the Singapore Police Force (SPF) could be traced to the introduction of the Domestic Violence Project at a police division in April 1995. The project, which was organised around an elaborate network comprising the police and social service agencies, was essentially an administrative set-up designed to assist victims of domestic violence in making a formal complaint, rather than being a consequence of legislative change to substantive law governing police conduct.

Keywords: marital violence; Singapore Police Force (SPF); social service agencies

10.1163/ej.9789004171312.i-190.40
/content/books/10.1163/ej.9789004171312.i-190.40
dcterms_subject,pub_keyword
6
3
Loading

Sign-in

Can't access your account?
  • Tools

  • Add to Favorites
  • Printable version
  • Email this page
  • Recommend to your library

    You must fill out fields marked with: *

    Librarian details
    Your details
    Why are you recommending this title?
    Select reason:
     
    Policing Marital Violence in Singapore — Recommend this title to your library
  • Export citations
  • Key

  • Full access
  • Open Access
  • Partial/No accessInformation