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NCJ Number: 162345 Find in a Library
Title: Selected Police Administration Characteristics of Municipal Police Departments, 1994
Corporate Author: Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics
Canada
Date Published: 1996
Page Count: 33
Sponsoring Agency: Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0T6, Canada
Sale Source: Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics
19th Floor
R H Coates Building
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0T6,
Canada
Type: Statistics
Language: English; French
Country: Canada
Annotation: Data collected from Canada's annual Police Administration Statistics Survey are presented in this report; summary information is included on Canada's municipal police forces which employ 63 percent of all police officers in Canada and provide policing services to 21.4 million Canadians (73 percent of the population).
Abstract: The statistical report is organized by province. Within each province, municipal police forces are grouped by one of nine population ranges and municipalities within each group are listed alphabetically. Population and police personnel and expenditure data are tabulated for each municipal police force. Municipal population figures are derived from official Census data. Police personnel strength data reflect actual strength as of September 1994 and include only sworn police officers, but data are also provided on civilian police personnel. Police expenditure data are tabulated for salaries, wages, benefits, other operating expenses, motor vehicle purchases, and long-term leases. 10 tables
Main Term(s): Police statistics
Index Term(s): Canada; Foreign police; Municipal police; Police civilian employees; Police employment/expenditure data; Police expenditures; Police personnel
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