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NCJ Number: 70163 Find in a Library
Title: Springfield (OH) Police Division - Annual Report, 1979
Corporate Author: Springfield (OH) Division of Police
United States of America
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 41
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Springfield (OH) Division of Police
Springfield, OH
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: The 1979 annual report sumarizes the activities and accomplishments of the Division of Police, Springfield, Ohio, and presents charts, graphs, and tables of pertinent information.
Abstract: Annual police data show that index crime was up 3 percent from 1978, with a total of 4,734 of these offenses; the clearance rate was 45.3 percent as compared to 38.5 percent in 1978. Juvenile arrests for Part I crimes decreased 10 percent, but total juvenile arrests increased 6 percent. Motor vehicle fatalities decreased from six to four, and the number of motor vehicle accidents decreased likewise. Major accomplishments of the division included planning and building of the new safety building, continuation of the Cadet Program, and a program to teach safety to preschoolers. Other highlights, organizational charts, graphs, charts, tables and pictures are included.
Index Term(s): Ohio; Police agencies
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