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  • Can I work in law enforcement if I have a criminal record?
    To determine the impact your criminal record may have on your ability to get a job in criminal justi... Read More
    Last Updated: June 20, 2013

  • How can I identify training courses or conferences on crime mapping?
    For a listing of National Institute of Justice (NIJ)-supported events on crime mapping, please visit... Read More
    Last Updated: May 9, 2013

  • Where can I find information on Compstat?
    The Compstat process revolves around periodic meetings in which senior police officials and area co... Read More
    Last Updated: April 14, 2015

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  • Local Police Departments, 2013: Personnel, Policies, and Practices,  BJS, May 2015, NCJ 248677.
    Agency Abstract   PDF (Full Report)   PDF (Executive Summary)   TEXT   

  • Privacy, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties Policy Development Guide for State, Local, and Tribal Justice Entities,  BJA-Sponsored, April 2012, NCJ 241923. (194 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   Add to Shopping cart  Find in a Library

  • Recommendations for First Amendment-Protected Events for State and Local Law Enforcement Agencies,  BJA-Sponsored, December 2011, NCJ 248772. (36 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Role of State and Local Law Enforcement at First Amendment Events Reference Card,  BJA-Sponsored, October 2011, NCJ 248774. (2 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • From Warriors to Guardians: Recommitting American Police Culture to Democratic Ideals,  NIJ, April 2015, NCJ 248654. (16 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract     

  • Officer Safety and Wellness (OSW) Group Annual Summary: Issues and Recommendations for Improving the Wellbeing of Police Officers, 2011-2012,  BJA, COPS, September 2012, NCJ 248706. (44 pages).
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