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NCJ Number: 10741 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: POLICE REPORTS TO THE PUBLIC
Author(s): B M GRAY
Date Published: 1973
Page Count: 14
Grant Number: 72-NI-99-0005
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: OUTLINE OF THE MINIMUM BASIC DATA ELEMENTS WHICH SHOULD BE UTILIZED IN THE PREPARATION OF POLICE REPORTS TO CITY OFFICIALS AND TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC.
Abstract: DATA ELEMENTS OUTLINED INCLUDE AN INTRODUCTION, DEPARTMENTAL AWARDS AND RECOGNITIONS, DESCRIPTION OF THE AREA SERVED, DEPARTMENTAL DESCRIPTION, ENFORCEMENT ACTIVITIES IN THE AREAS OF AREAS OF TRAFFIC AND CRIME, AND TIME UTILIZATION. SUCH DATA IS DESIGNED TO PROVIDE VALUABLE MANAGEMENT INFORMATION FOR DEPARTMENTAL SELF-EVALUATION, ESPECIALLY IN SUCH AREAS AS RESOURCE ALLOCATION, RESPONSE TO COMMUNITY NEEDS, AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE BEST METHODS OF IDENTIFYING, CAPTURING, AND USING ALL AVAILABLE INFORMATION FOR MANAGEMENT PURPOSES.
Index Term(s): Management; Pilot cities; Police community relations; Police reports; Public information
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