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NCJ Number: 119579 Find in a Library
Title: Behavioral Program for the North-Rhine Westphalia Police Force
Journal: Police Studies  Volume:12  Issue:1  Dated:(Spring 1989)  Pages:1-5
Author(s): H Olszewski
Date Published: 1989
Page Count: 5
Type: Program/Project Evaluation
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Increasing the personal and social efficiency of police officers enables them to cope with stressful situations.
Abstract: The police of the German state of North Rhine/Westphalia have devised a program of behavioral training which has improved emotional control and communicative skills. This has had a measurable positive effect on routine police work as well as on large scale operations. (Publisher abstract)
Main Term(s): Behavior modification training
Index Term(s): Germany; Police conflict resolution training; Police professionalism; Police stress training
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