first woman with arrest power
Lola Baldwin, Portland, Oregon, 1905
Lola Baldwin died at the age of
97 in 1957
first official "policewoman"
Alice Stebbin Wells, LAPD, 1910
Alice Stebbin Wells was entered at the position of
Alice Stebbin Wells founded
the International Association of Policewomen in 1915
by 1915, Chicago had employed ____ female police officers
women are often forced to seek
a balance between POLICEwoman and policeWOMAN
women were screened out
disproportionately in physical agility test
academy and FTO training was __________ oriented
Blacks first served as police officers
in 1861 in DC
in 1870, blacks occupied _______ of police officers in New Orleans
some minorities viewed black officers as
people who were "selling them out"
black officers were challenged more by
do more black officers really make a difference?
- in social justice/equality
- in policing