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NCJ Number: 136903 Find in a Library
Title: Buffalo Police Department, Annual Report, 1990
Corporate Author: Buffalo Police Dept
United States of America
Date Published: 1990
Page Count: 37
Sponsoring Agency: Buffalo Police Dept
Buffalo, NY 14202
National Institute of Justice/
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Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report covers the activities of the Buffalo Police Department for 1990.
Abstract: Highlights of the year include continued efforts in the area of street drugs problems and modernization of police services. Two special squads were formed to work with the Narcotics Squad which has made a total of 3,417 narcotic arrests. Fifty new vehicles were purchased, and a contract for installation of a computer-aided dispatch and record management systems was obtained. Information is also provided on the budgetary status of the department; demographics of Buffalo; police and civilian personnel statistics, including salaries; crime analysis by precinct; and number of arrests. Statistical data are provided on number of calls for police service; a 5-year comparison of FBI Part I crimes; and an analysis of complaints by Council district, by shift and day, and by precinct. The FBI part II crimes are categorized by precinct also. Offenses known to the police include criminal homicide, forcible rape, robbery, aggravated assault, burglary, larceny-theft, and motor vehicle theft. The FBI arrests Part I and Part II arrests are listed by offense with data on sex, age, and race. Traffic accidents are listed by type and traffics summonses and parking violation by type and year of issue between 1987 and 1990.
Main Term(s): Municipal police
Index Term(s): Arrest statistics; Drug law enforcement units; New York; Police organizational structure
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