discipline for

discipline someone for something

to punish or chastise someone for doing something. I will have to discipline you for fighting. Mary was disciplined for taking part in the fiasco.
See also: discipline
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The department agreed to place the names of sheriff's personnel on their helmets after the OIR noted that it was difficult to recommend discipline for unidentifiable deputies outfitted in riot gear who used force on Iraq war protesters at the Westwood federal building.
For this NRSA we envision programs that will provide formal coursework and research training in a new discipline for individuals holding advanced degrees in a first field.
but also in teaching the necessary discipline for long-term rewards as well, for example, establishing maturity.
It also appears that though positive discipline may be appropriate for dealing with relatively minor offenses and behavioral problems, it would be inappropriate to use positive discipline for more serious offenses, as this would likely cause injustice to (or at the very least, create a perception of injustice for) the victims of those offenses.
I have suggested that though positive discipline may be appropriate for dealing with first offenses of misconduct, it is not appropriate to use positive discipline for dealing with repeat offences.
Discipline for serious misconduct ranges from 15 days of suspension without pay up to, and including, dismissal.
It is important that these policies allow employers flexibility and impose appropriate discipline for the particular situation, rather than a rigid multi-step disciplinary procedure.
This is helpful to avoid graduated discipline for each of the resident care areas.
Extending beyond a year the statute of limitations for administrative discipline for officers.
First, does the Constitution's Due Process Clause shield officers from departmental discipline for falsely denying allegations of misconduct?
One question of particular importance to the issue of officer integrity is whether this "meaningful opportunity to respond" includes a right to falsely deny the alleged misconduct and a concomitant right not to be subject to discipline for making that false statement.
But she said more study is needed to see if discipline for police misconduct against citizens is adequate and whether internal disciplinary processes are fair.
As a result, when he started to address violations within the department, he frequently asked the Internal Affairs Unit (IAU) for records to determine the traditional levels of discipline for specific violations.
To achieve the project's original objective, for example, one macro produces reports of comparative discipline for similar offenses.
Under discipline for the worst rioting in the jail's history, inmates at the Pitchess Detention Center lay silently in their bunks Tuesday - watched closely by sheriff's deputies standing guard with "warbags" in easy reach.