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NCJ Number: 31316 Find in a Library
Title: SOUTH HAVEN (MI) - POLICE DEPARTMENT - OPERATIONS AND MANPOWER STUDY - POLICE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE REPORT
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Public Admin Service
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 50
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Public Admin Service
Mclean, VA 22102
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Contract Number: J-LEAA-002-76
Publication Number: 75-078-015
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: EVALUATION OF THE EFFICIENCY OF A POLICE DEPARTMENT CONSISTING OF 37 MEMBERS TOTAL, SERVING A POPULATION OF 6,471 IN AN AREA OF 2.18 SQUARE MILES.
Abstract: THE EVALUATION FOCUSES ON THE FOLLOWING: ORGANIZATION STRUCTURE AND MANAGEMENT PRACTICES; MANPOWER REQUIREMENTS, STAFFING, AND EMPLOYMENT PRACTICES; FIELD PROCEDURES, INCLUDING PATROL TRAFFIC, AND INVESTIGATION FUNCTIONS; COMMUNICATIONS, RECORD-KEEPING, AND RELATED SUPPORT ACTIVITIES; FACILITIES, EQUIPMENT, AND MAINTENANCE. PROBLEMS WERE FOUND AND RECOMMENDATIONS MADE IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS: ORGANIZATION AND STAFFING, PATROL FORCE DEPLOYMENT, POLICE RECORDS, PERSONNEL PRACTICES, AND FACILITIES AND EQUIPMENT. THIS STUDY WAS CARRIED OUT IN OCTOBER OF 1975.
Index Term(s): Michigan; Municipal police; Organization studies; Technical assistance reports
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