Published Online: 1 January 1979
Page Count: 6
Senior legal specialist, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.,
(Received 12 May 1978; accepted 14 June 1978)
In consonance with legal terminology, Italian police manuals classify the police as the Public Force and proceed to consider it from the perspective of its technical functions: security police, administrative police, judicial police, and confinement police . The first two functions fall under the purview of the pertinent executive departments of the government and the last two are subject to the jurisdiction of the judicial branch.
Paper ID: JFS10812J