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NCJ Number: 37392 Find in a Library
Title: OPERATIONS RESEARCH AND THE CRIMINAL POLICE - WEST GERMANY
Journal: KRIMINALIST  Volume:8  Issue:9  Dated:(SEPTEMBER 1976)  Pages:527-532
Author(s): W KUSBER
Corporate Author: Bund Deutscher Kriminalbeamter
Bundesgeschaeftsstelle
Germany (Unified)
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 6
Sponsoring Agency: Bund Deutscher Kriminalbeamter
1 Berlin 12, Germany United
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Format: Article
Language: German
Country: West Germany (Former)
Annotation: REVIEW OF THE APPLICATIONS TO CRIMINAL POLICE ACTIVITIES OF DECISION-MAKING MODELS BASED ON A QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS OF TASKS AND PROBLEMS.
Abstract: THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE TERM 'OPERATIONS RESEARCH' IS USED IN GERMANY FOR LACK OF AN ADEQUATELY SPECIFIC GERMAN TRANSLATION. THIS ARTICLE IS INTENDED TO INTRODUCE WEST GERMAN POLICE PROFESSIONALS TO THE CONCEPT OF OPERATIONS RESEARCH. THE AUTHOR NOTES THAT HARDLY ANY LITERATURE EXISTS ON THE PRACTICAL APPLICATION OF THIS TECHNIQUE TO LAW ENFORCEMENT. --IN GERMAN
Index Term(s): Germany; Operations research; Police decisionmaking
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