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NCJ Number: 119581 Find in a Library
Title: Mounted Patrol Programs in Law Enforcement
Journal: Police Studies  Volume:12  Issue:1  Dated:(Spring 1989)  Pages:10-17
Author(s): S Doeren
Date Published: 1989
Page Count: 8
Type: Program/Project Evaluation
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Twenty-five American police departments utilizing mounted patrol were studied.
Abstract: Questions were asked concerning the attributes of police horses, methods of acquiring horses, functions of mounted units, and problems encountered. Responding departments considered their mounted units an asset in a number of ways, although financing was a pervasive problem. 2 references, 5 tables. (Publisher abstract)
Main Term(s): Mounted police patrol
Index Term(s): Financial management; Police specialized training
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