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NCJ Number: 936 Find in a Library
Title: AIDS TO DECISIONMAKING IN POLICE PATROL - SURVEY RESPONSE - A REPORT PREPARED FOR DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
Author(s): J S KAKALIK; S WILDHORN
Corporate Author: Rand Corporation
United States of America
Date Published: 1971
Page Count: 105
Sponsoring Agency: National Technical Information Service
Springfield, VA 22151
Rand Corporation
Santa Monica, CA 90407-2138
Grant Number: H 1056 (HUD)
Publication Number: R-594-HUD/RC
Sale Source: National Technical Information Service
US Dept of Commerce
5285 Port Royal Road
Springfield, VA 22151
United States of America
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: SURVEY RESULTS FROM SIX MAJOR POLICE JURISDICTIONS ON POLICE PATROL RESOURCES.
Abstract: DETAILED RESULTS OF A SURVEY OF POLICE PATROL IN SIX MAJOR POLICE JURISDICTIONS, THE LOS ANGELES CITY POLICE, LOS ANGELES COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT, PHOENIX POLICE, ST. LOUIS METROPOLITAN POLICE, AND TWO MUNICIPAL POLICE DEPARTMENTS WHO REQUESTED THAT THEY NOT BE IDENTIFIED. OUTLINED IS INFORMATION ON COSTS, MANPOWER USE AND DEPLOYMENT, PATROL TACTICS AND OPERATIONS, DEPLOYMENT METHODOLOGY, THE DEMAND FOR PATROL SERVICES, DATA AND COMPUTER SYSTEMS, RESEARCH PROJECTS, AND THE POLICE VIEW OF IMPORTANT PROBLEMS. THE INFORMATION PRESENTED WAS BY BOTH QUESTIONNAIRE AND PERSONAL VISITS. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Dispatching; Offender statistics; Patrol; Patrol procedures; Police manpower deployment; Police resource allocation; Records management; Statistical analysis; Surveys
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