Noble cause corruption is corruption caused by the adherence to a teleological ethical system suggesting that people will use unethical or illegal means to attain desirable goals a result which appears to benefit the greater good where traditional corruption is defined by personal gain noble cause corruptions forms when someone is convinced of their righteousness and will do anything . Noble cause corruption is a teleological ends oriented approach to an ethical dilemma that says law enforcement professionals will utilize unethical and sometimes illegal means to obtain a desired result. Police ethics the corruption of a noble cause revised third edition provides a way of thinking about police ethical dilemmas and for police officers to think ethically about their work. 61 noble cause corruption according to caldero and crank 2004 p17 noble cause is a moral commitment to make the world a safer place this commitment is why most people join law enforcement agencies and while this is an admirable goal when the commitment to make the world a safer place becomes more important than the means to accomplish these goals corruption may result. This book provides an examination of noble cause how it emerges as a fundamental principle of police ethics and how it can provide the basis for corruption the noble cause a commitment to doing something about bad people is a central ends based police ethic that can be corrupted when officers violate the law on behalf of
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