Skip to main content

Lamson Library


Open today:  
(full hours)

Emerging Technology in Criminal Justice

Pursuit Management

Most currently available pursuit management devices involve deflation of a vehicle’s tires and are typically designed to be carried in the trunk of a patrol car and deployed in advance as the fleeing vehicle approaches. Police, Baltimore, Police Officer, Law, Criminal, Crime

Required Reading

Pursuit Management

  1. Introduction:
     
    1. Dunn, L. A. (2000). Police pursuits and constitutional rights. In L. W. Levy & K. L. Karst (Eds.), Encyclopedia of the American Constitution (2nd ed., Vol. 4, p. 1932). Detroit: Macmillan Reference USA. Retrieved from http://libproxy.plymouth.edu/login?url=http://go.galegroup.com.libproxy.plymouth.edu/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3425001941&v=2.1&u=plysc_main&it=r&p=GVRL&asid=6666e85fa32e0ead2c0d925c9ab1047a
  1. Resources
     
    1. Bayless, K. L., & Osborne, R. (1998). Pursuit management task force report (pp. 1-99) (United States, U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs). Washington, DC: National Institute of Justice. Retrieved from https://www.justnet.org/pdf/Pursuit-Management-Task-Force-Report.pdf
       
    2. Matthews, D. (2014). You can run but you can't hide. Roads & Bridges, 52(1), 66.
      http://www.plymouth.edu/webapp/db/http://search.ebscohost.com.libproxy.plymouth.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=94147047&site=ehost-live
       
    3. Thomas, F., & USA, T. (Aug. 4, 2015). Despite dangers of pursuits, police tech is slow to advance. USA Today.
      http://www.plymouth.edu/webapp/db/http://search.ebscohost.com.libproxy.plymouth.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&AN=J0E064306910515&site=ehost-live
       
    4. Barré, R., & Powers, T. E. (Writers). (1916). Never again! The story of a speeder cop [Video file]. United States: International Film Service. Retrieved from http://www.loc.gov/item/00694017
       
    5. United States Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice. (2013, March 4). Technology Developments for Pursuit Management. Retrieved May 3, 2016, from http://www.nij.gov/topics/law-enforcement/operations/traffic/Pages/technology-developments.aspx

Recommended Reading

Additional Resources