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NCJ Number: 31341 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: GRAYS HARBOR COUNTY (WA) - POLICE RECORDS SYSTEM DESIGN - POLICE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE REPORT
Author(s): J E ANGELL
Corporate Author: Public Admin Service
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 57
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
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: REPORT OF A PROJECT TO DESIGN AN IMPROVED RECORDS SYSTEM WITH RECOMMENDED FORMS AND PURGE INFORMATION FOR A COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT CONSISTING OF 37 INDIVIDUALS SERVING A POPULATION OF 60,100 IN A 2,500 SQUARE MILE AREA.
Abstract: THE COLLECTION OF INFORMATION FOR THE ACHIEVEMENT OF THE TASK WAS BASED PRIMARILY ON OBSERVATION OF RECORDS FACILITIES, FILES, AND REPORT PREPARATION AND PROCESSING; AND INTERVIEWS WITH EMPLOYEES FAMILIAR WITH CURRENT PROCEDURES AND OPERATIONS. RECOMMENDATIONS ARE GIVEN CONCERNING THE FOLLOWING AREAS: MANAGEMENT STRUCTURE, REPORTING SYSTEM, FILES, REPORT PREPARATION AND PROCESSING, AND FOLLOW-UP INVESTIGATIVE RECORDS. THE RETENTION AND DESTRUCTION OF RECORDS IS DISCUSSED ALONG WITH A PLAN FOR THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE RECOMMENDATIONS. THE STUDY WAS CARRIED OUT IN OCTOBER OF 1975.
Index Term(s): Police records; Records management; Technical assistance reports; Washington
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