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  NCJ Number: NCJ 191158     Find in a Library
  Title: Traffic Stop Data Collection Policies for State Police, 2001
  Document URL: Text PDF 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
  Author(s): Kevin Strom ; Peter Brien ; Steven Smith ; Matthew Hickman
  Editor(s): Tina Dorsey
  Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Date Published: 12/2001
  Page Count: 3
  Annotation: This report presents findings from the 2001 State Police Traffic Stop Data Collection Procedures.
  Abstract: State Police agencies were asked to report on their polices and procedures for collecting race and ethnicity data regarding motorists involved in traffic stops. Discussed are the circumstances under which demographic data are collected for traffic-–related contacts and violations. The survey questions included if the data collected were stored in an electronically accessible format. Findings are compared to those found during the 1999 survey. 3 tables
  Main Term(s): Traffic law enforcement ; Data collection
  Index Term(s): Traffic monitoring ; Research methods ; Statistics ; Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) ; State highway patrol agencies
  Sale Source: NCJRS Photocopy Services
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Rockville, MD 20849-6000
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Justice Statistics Clearinghouse/NCJRS
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United States of America
  Type: Statistics
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
  Note: BJS Fact Sheet
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