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NCJ Number: 182731 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: Excellence in Problem-Oriented Policing: The 1999 Herman Goldstein Award Winners
Corporate Author: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
US Department of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America

Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS)
US Dept of Justice
United States of America

Police Executive Research Forum (PERF)
United States of America
Date Published: August 2000
Page Count: 55
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Washington, DC 20531
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Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS)
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Police Executive Research Forum (PERF)
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Type: Program/Project Description
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report presents the 1999 recipients of the Herman Goldstein Award for Excellence in Problem-Oriented Policing (POP).
Abstract: The Herman Goldstein Award recognizes outstanding police officers and police agencies, both in the United States and around the world, for innovative and effective problem-solving efforts and measurable success in reducing specific crime, disorder, and public safety problems. The report includes a brief review of the evolution of POP, descriptions of themes among problems and strategies, project highlights, and evidence of POP's effectiveness. Data on the winners and finalists are presented in seven chapters: (1) Street Sweeping, Broadway Style (Green Bay, WI); (2) Canton Middle School Truancy Abatement Program (Baltimore, MD); (3) A Multiagency Approach to a Countywide Problem (Fresno, CA); (4) The Hawthorne Huddle (Minneapolis, MN); (5) The Power of Partnerships (Racine, WI); (6) Truancy Control Project (San Diego, CA); and (7) Intersecting Solutions (Vancouver, CN). Notes, table, resources, figures, appendixes
Main Term(s): Police
Index Term(s): Community involvement; Crime Control Programs; Crime prevention measures; Crime specific countermeasures; Police crime-prevention; Police policies and procedures; Policing innovation; Proactive police units; Problem-Oriented Policing
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