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NCJ Number: 118900 Find in a Library
Title: Evaluating Investments in Law Enforcement Equipment: An Annotated Bibliography
Author(s): S F Weber; B C Lippiatt; K S Johnson
Corporate Author: US Dept of Commerce
National Bureau of Standards
United States of America
Date Published: 1989
Page Count: 27
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
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Document: PDF
Type: Bibliography
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This bibliography lists and describes 46 research studies that evaluate investments in law enforcement equipment.
Abstract: All the documents address economic issues such as costs or benefits and are relevant to current decisions regarding the procurement of law enforcement equipment. Each citation includes bibliographic information, an abstract, and, in most cases, index terms and information on availability. Equipment evaluated includes police vehicles, police weapons, automatic vehicle monitoring systems, and police information systems. The citations were drawn mainly from searches of NCJRS, the Criminal Justice Periodical index, and the National Technical Information Service database. An introduction describes the search strategy. Subject index and lists of references by author and by subject.
Main Term(s): Police equipment
Index Term(s): Equipment evaluation
Note: NIJ Report 900-89
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