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NCJ Number: 182449 Find in a Library
Title: Columbus, Ohio Division of Police 1999 Annual Report
Author(s): Earl Smith III; Sherry Jones; Betty Schwab
Date Published: 2000
Page Count: 40
Sponsoring Agency: City of Columbus, Ohio
Columbus, OH 43215-2838
Sale Source: City of Columbus, Ohio
Dept of Public Safety
Columbus, Ohio Division of Police
120 Marcni Blvd.
Columbus, OH 43215-2838
United States of America
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This is the Columbus, Ohio Division of Police 1999 Annual Report.
Abstract: The report presents data in the following categories: (1) Mission & Values; (2) Organization; (3) Chief of Police (Chief’s Message, Organizational Structure & Chart); (4) Administrative Subdivision; (5) Investigative Subdivision; (6) Patrol East Subdivision; (7) Patrol West Subdivision; (8) Support Services Subdivision; (9) C.A.L.E.A. (Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies Inc) Accreditation (The Columbus Division of Police was recognized as an accredited law enforcement agency for a period of 3 years); (10) 1999 Division Highlights; (11) In Memoriam; (12) Personnel; (13) Finance; and (14) Statistics (Offenses, Arrests, Traffic). Highlights for 1999 included the accreditation of the Crime Laboratory within the Division’s Detective Bureau. The crime laboratory became only the second in Ohio to be recognized by the American Society of Crime Laboratory Directors/Laboratory Accreditation Board. In addition, the Division took delivery of three Mobile Police Stations; began a proactive approach to combating student violence; hosted a visit from the Dresden Police choir from Columbus’s sister city of Dresden, Germany; and continued updating their Systems Management and Records Technology project. Figures, tables
Main Term(s): Police
Index Term(s): Crime laboratories; Local criminal justice systems; Ohio; Police accreditation; Police annual reports; Police ministations; Police records; Police reports; Police statistics
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