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Title: PERSONNEL PRACTICES OF RESERVE/AUXILIARY LAW ENFORCEMENT PROGRAMS
Author(s): P C UNSINGER
Corporate Author: University of California
Berkeley School of Law
United States of America
Date Published: 1973
Page Count: 122
Sponsoring Agency: National Technical Information Service
Springfield, VA 22151
University of California
Berkeley, CA 94720
US Dept of Justice

US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Publication Number: U
Sale Source: National Technical Information Service
US Dept of Commerce
5285 Port Royal Road
Springfield, VA 22151
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: EXAMINATION OF PERSONNEL PRACTICES OF AGENCIES USING THE VOLUNTEER POLICE OFFICER.
Abstract: THE SELECTION, TRAINING AND UTILIZATION OF THESE VOLUNTEERS ARE EXAMINED IN DETAIL. ALSO EXPLORED ARE ANY CHANGES IN THESE AREAS THAT MAY BE OCCURRING OR ARE LIKELY TO OCCUR IN THE FUTURE. THE ORIGINAL RESEARCH CONSISTED OF EXTENSIVE FIELD OBSERVATIONS WITH SOME NINETEEN WESTERN POLICE AND SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENTS, A MAILED QUESTIONNAIRE WITH ONE HUNDRED AND THIRTY-ONE DEPARTMENTS RESPONDING AND PERSONAL PERFORMANCE OF THE POLICE SKILLS TO DETERMINE THE ASPECTS NEEDED TO ANALYZE PERSONNEL POLICIES. WHILE AT SAN JOSE, FURTHER RESEARCH WITH MANY DEPARTMENTS, AND IN PARTICULAR THE PACIFICA POLICE DEPARTMENT HAS BEEN UNDERTAKEN.
Index Term(s): Auxiliary police units; Civil defense; Personnel administration; Personnel minimum standards; Police personnel selection; Police volunteer training; Recruitment
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