• Characteristics of effective SIOs : a content analysis for management in police investigations 

      Fahsing, Ivar André; Glomseth, Rune; Gottschalk, Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2008)
      The Senior Investigating Officer (SIO) is in charge of a criminal investigation in law enforcement. As the leader of a crime solving project, it has been argued that the SIO need investigative ability, crime knowledge as ...
    • How police leaders learn to lead 

      Filstad, Cathrine; Karp, Tom; Glomseth, Rune (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      This article examines how Norwegian police leaders learn to lead and what constitutes police practices. Twenty-seven police leaders were shadowed during and interviewed about their daily practices of policing. We found ...
    • «Kan det være godt politiarbeid?»: En undersøkelse av erfaringslæring av gråsonesaker 

      Hoel, Linda; Bjørkelo, Brita (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      This in-depth study investigates and discusses how police leaders lead and handle learning from experience. This is done by going into actual cases where police employees are suspected of committing criminal offences on ...
    • Learning how to lead police investigations 

      Nilsen, Jon-Andre; Aaserud, Terje; Filstad, Cathrine (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      The aim of this article was to investigate how police investigation leaders learn leadership and whether the facilitation of learning activities and learning methods might bridge the well-known gap between teaching and ...
    • Police leadership as a professional practice 

      Filstad, Cathrine; Karp, Tom (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      In this paper, we ascertain whether a practice-based approach can increase our knowledge of police leadership. This approach represents an alternative to normative management models which have dominated the management ...
    • Police leadership development: Intentions and critical success-factors 

      Vanebo, Jan Ole; Bjørkelo, Brita; Aaserud, Terje (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2015)
      The Norwegian Police Service (NPS) have been heavily criticized after the 22 July 2011 terror attacks at Utøya and in Oslo. One of the evaluation reports stated three shortcomings in the NPS: culture, attitudes ...