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NCJ Number: 136078 Find in a Library
Title: Statistics of Police Complaints and Discipline: England and Wales, 1991
Corporate Author: Great Britain Home Office
Research and Statistics Dept
United Kingdom
Date Published: 1992
Page Count: 26
Sponsoring Agency: Great Britain Home Office
Croydon, Surrey CR0 9YD, England
Type: Statistics
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: This 1991 annual statistical bulletin lists police complaint cases and disciplinary proceedings for England and Wales.
Abstract: The Metropolitan Police publish separate figures and with few exceptions are excluded in this report. This bulletin highlights commendations from the courts and letters of appreciation sent to the police. Complaints received from the public to the police are categorized by: cases received and outstanding; complaints completed; outcomes of complaints; and complaints substantiated. Information about disciplinary proceedings and outcomes are provided. Deaths in police custody detail verdicts, causes, and areas of occurrence. Figures are calculated from 1986 to 1991. 16 tables
Main Term(s): Police performance evaluation; Police statistics
Index Term(s): England; Police commendations; Wales
Note: US Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, International Crime Statistics Program Statistical Bulletin 4/92
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