By G.P. Joshi
This ebook is a set of fourteen long good researched essays and an equivalent variety of brief journalistic items at the kind of police agency that exists at the present time and the standard of policing that's being performed within the nation. The essays are on diverse issues however the easy subject matter working via them is that the police within the kingdom functionality much less to serve the guideline of legislations and extra to safe the pursuits of the dominant team or regime in strength. The tasks to reform the police have failed simply because those that keep watch over the procedure lack the desire to reform it. they've got abused it and are accountable for the massive variety of ills that now threaten to wreck the method. the present method is unacceptable. It has ended in subverting the rule of thumb of legislation and in obstructing the expansion of a fit approach of policing. It needs to switch. the necessity for police reform is now too very important to be ignored and too pressing to be not on time. it truly is to advertise debate in this concept that has guided the ebook of this publication of essays near to policing in India.
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