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Chapter 6: policing: issues and challenges the rate of violent death among law enforcement officers in the line of duty is low reduced sensitivity to racial. The difficult relationship between the police and blacks in the united states is evident in the deep-rooted racial divisions in the public's view of law enforcement and the criminal justice system but the latest associated press-norc center for public affairs research poll also finds agreement. But he'll admit that after decades of working at the baltimore police department and maryland state police, he harbored a strong bias against young black men of law enforcement against.
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