Understanding Police Corruption and Its Effect on Internal Security in Nigeria

  title={Understanding Police Corruption and Its Effect on Internal Security in Nigeria},
  author={David Uchenna Enweremadu},
  journal={Internal Security Management in Nigeria},
This chapter examines corrupt practices among members of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) in the context of rising internal insecurity. Of particular concern is to determine the extent and dimensions of corruption within the police, the factors responsible for such practices and how they impact on the safety of lives and property of members of the public. The chapter combines both primary and secondary data, which were collected through opinion surveys (questionnaires) and content analysis of… 
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