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NCJ Number: 10796 Find in a Library
Title: SYSTEMS ANALYSIS TRAINING FOR BEVERLY HILLS POLICE DEPARTMENT - V 1 - A COMPREHENSIVE PROGRAM REPORT
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Beverly Hills Police Dept
United States of America
Date Published: 1972
Page Count: 300
Sponsoring Agency: Beverly Hills Police Dept
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
California Council on Criminal Justice
Sacramento, CA 95823
Grant Number: 0432 (CCCJ)
Publication Number: U
Type: Program/Project Evaluation
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: APPLICABILITY OF THE PRECEPTS OF SYSTEMIC THINKING TO OPERATIONAL AND MANAGERIAL PROBLEMS CONFRONTING SMALL-TOMEDIUM SIZE POLICE DEPARTMENTS.
Abstract: THE BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA POLICE DEPARTMENT CONDUCTED A ONE-YEAR PROGRAM TO DEMONSTRATE EFFECTIVE APPLICATION OF SYSTEMS ANALYSIS/OPERATIONS RESEARCH TO THE IMPROVEMENT OF LAW ENFORCEMENT IN SMALL-TO MEDIUM-SIZED POLICE DEPARTMENTS, DEVELOPMENT OF AN IN-HOUSE CAPABILITY TO APPLY SYSTEMS ANALYSIS/OPERATIONS WHICH OTHER CITIES OF COMPARABLE SIZE USE. THE APPROACH TO ACHIEVING THESE OBJECTIVES WITH THREE IN-HOUSE STUDIES WAS MARGINALLY EFFECTIVE BUT LED TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF A COMPREHENSIVE TRAINING PROGRAM THAT CREATED THE DESIRED CAPABILITY. SUCCESSESS AND FAILURES OF THE PROGRAM IN BEVERLY HILLS ARE FRANKLY DISCUSSED. IN VOLUME ONE, WHICH IS AN OVERALL VIEW OF THE ENTIRE PROJECT AS SEEN BY THE POLICE DEPARTMENT AND BY THE TRAINING CONSULTANT. (SEE ALSO VOLUME TWO - NCJ-10797 - AND VOLUME THREE - NCJ10798). (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Management and administrative education; Police in-service training; Police management; Police specialized training; Police systems analysis training; Program evaluation; Staff development training; Systems analysis; Technology transfer
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