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NCJ Number: 10735 Find in a Library
Title: HELICOPTER UTILIZATION IN MUNICIPAL LAW ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATIVE CONSIDERATIONS
Author(s): J R BEALL; R E DOWNING
Date Published: 1972
Page Count: 80
Sponsoring Agency: Charles C. Thomas
Springfield, IL 62704
Publication Number: U
Sale Source: Charles C. Thomas
2600 South First Street
Springfield, IL 62704
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: GUIDELINES AND SUGGESTIONS FOR THE ADMINISTRATION AND OPERATION OF AN AIRBORNE LAW ENFORCEMENT PROGRAM WHICH PRIMARILY UTILIZES HELICOPTERS.
Abstract: DISCUSSED ARE THE MANY MANAGERIAL CONSIDERATIONS OF HELICOPTER USE BY THE POLICE, INCLUDING PILOT SELECTION AND TRAINING, DEPLOYMENT, CITIZEN ACCEPTANCE, NON-LAW ENFORCEMENT AND INTRA-DEPARTMENTAL LIAISON, AND RECORDS MANAGEMENT. PHYSICAL ASPECTS SUCH AS AUXILIARY EQUIPMENT, LANDING SITES, AND MAINTENANCE ARE COVERED. THE USE OF OBSERVERS, VARIOUS SURVEILLANCE ACTIVITIES, UNUSUAL OCCURRENCES, AND HELICOPTER USE IN CONJUNCTION WITH FIXED WING AIRCRAFT ARE ALL GIVEN ATTENTION.
Index Term(s): Aerial patrol; Equipment maintenance and storage; Helicopters; Management; Personnel selection; Police equipment; Police manpower deployment; Records management; Surveillance; Vehicle equipment
Note: HV8080.A3B4
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