August 2013

Women in Law Enforcement Series, Part 3

Women in Policing: A Different Approach

Written by Victor E. Kappeler, Ph.D.

In this series, we have examined the widely held belief that women are inferior to men in law enforcement and discovered that females perform equally as well as males in many areas and out-perform them in others. Our first two installments focused on similarities.

Women in Law Enforcement Series, Part 2

The Inferiority Myth

Written by Victor E. Kappeler, Ph.D.

Women in Law Enforcement Series, Part 1

Gender Ideology and Women in Policing

Written by Victor E. Kappeler, Ph.D.

Women in American law enforcement face substantial obstacles to integration when entering the ranks of police organizations.