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NCJ Number: 10808 Find in a Library
Title: POLICE REFERENCE NOTEBOOK, SECTION 2 - SUPERVISION
Author(s): J A KELLY
Corporate Author: International Assoc of Chiefs of Police
United States of America
Date Published: 1971
Page Count: 156
Sponsoring Agency: International Assoc of Chiefs of Police
Alexandria, VA 22314
Publication Number: U
Sale Source: International Assoc of Chiefs of Police
44 Canal Center Plaza, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314
United States of America
Type: Training (Handbook/Manual)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: CLASSROOM MANUAL SURVEYING PRINCIPLES OF SUPERVISION AS APPLIED TO POLICE PERSONNEL.
Abstract: THIS IS A SUPPLEMENTAL SECTION OF THE POLICE REFERENCE NOTEBOOK. THE PROCESS OF SUPERVISION AND ITS MANY RESPONSIBILITIES, INCLUDING THAT OF SELF-DEVELOPMENT, ARE TREATED. THE CONCEPTS OF AUTHORITY AND CONTROL ARE EXAMINED AND THE CHARACTERISTICS AND QUALITIES OF EFFECTIVE LEADERS DELINEATED. THE SUPPLEMENT EXPLORES PRINCIPLES OF COMMUNICATION, PSYCHOLOGICAL FACTORS OF SUPERVISION, AND PROFESSIONAL POLICE ETHICS. THE VARIOUS AREAS IN WHICH THE POLICE SUPERVISOR HOLDS RESPONSIBILITY ARE DISCUSSED, INCLUDING TRAINING OF NEW PERSONNEL, DECISION-MAKING, HANDLING EMPLOYEE COMPLAINTS, MAINTENANCE OF MORALE AND DISCIPLINE, AND MOTIVATION OF SUBORDINATES. PLANNING AND EVALUATION OPERATIONS SUCH AS PREPARATION OF WORK ASSIGNMENTS AND MEASUREMENT OF WORK PERFORMANCE AND PERSONNEL EFFICIENCY ARE CONSIDERED. ALSO COVERED IS THE ROLE OF THE SUPERVISOR IN COMMUNITY RELATIONS AND POLICE MANAGEMENT. THIS DOCUMENT WILL PROVE USEFUL TO THE POLICEMAN WITH SUPERVISORY ASPIRATIONS AND (SNI ABSTRACT)
Index Term(s): Course materials; Police management; Police management training; Police personnel; Procedure manuals; Reference materials; Supervision
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