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NCJRS Celebrates National Library Week April 12-18

National Library Week

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NCJ Number: NCJ 209156     Find in a Library
Title: Traffic Stop Data Collection Policies for State Police, 2004
  Document URL: Text PDF 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
Author(s): Matthew J. Hickman
Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 06/2005
Page Count: 3
  Annotation: This report presents findings from the 2004 Survey of State Police Agencies on police agency policies for collecting race and ethnicity data regarding motorists involved in traffic stops.
Abstract: The circumstances under which demographic data are collected for traffic-related contacts and violations are presented. The survey asked if the data collected were stored in an electronically accessible format. Findings are compared to those found during previous surveys conducted in 1999 and 2001.
Main Term(s): Traffic law enforcement ; Ethnic groups
Index Term(s): Race relations ; Data collection ; Police-citizen interactions
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Type: Statistics
Country: United States of America
Language: English
Note: Bureau of Justice Statistics Fact Sheet
   
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