Corpus ID: 158052069

Hero or Villain? Portrayal of Police Officers in the News Media

  title={Hero or Villain? Portrayal of Police Officers in the News Media},
  author={terry juliano},
  • terry juliano
  • Published 2017
  • History
  • In the wake of recent events were reports of black men being killed by police officers. Policing and perceptions of the police have in some cases became national stories. Further, the deaths of Michael Brown and later Freddie Gray, just to name a few have led to an examination of police community relationships and how people view the police, particularly racial and ethnic minorities. Public views of the police in large part come from the media. A content analysis of The Philadelphia Inquirer… CONTINUE READING


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