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NCJ Number: 31496 Find in a Library
Title: BEAUMONT (TX) - POLICE DEPARTMENT - MANPOWER ALLOCATION AND DEPLOYMENT STUDY - POLICE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE REPORT
Author(s): M L VANKIRK
Corporate Author: Public Admin Service
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 22
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: STUDY OF THE PERSONNEL NEEDS OF A POLICE DEPARTMENT STAFFED BY 174 SWORN OFFICERS AND 29 CIVILIAN EMPLOYEES, SERVING A POPULATION OF 120,000 OVER AN AREA OF 72 SQUARE MILES.
Abstract: AN INCREASE IN THE POLICE WORKLOAD AND A REPORTED INCREASE IN SERIOUS CRIMES PROMPTED THE REQUEST FOR THIS STUDY. THE CONSULTANT INTERVIEWED KEY PERSONNEL; COLLECTED AND ANALYZED PERTINENT STATISTICAL DATA, DEPARTMENT CHARTS AND RECORDS, AND MADE A FIRSTHAND EVALUATION OF THE PATROL TECHNIQUES BEING UTILIZED. RECOMMENDATIONS ARE PRESENTED INCLUDING THE SUGGESTION THAT A BEAT STUDY BE STARTED IMMEDIATELY. VARIOUS PERSONNEL ASSIGNMENT CHANGES ARE DISCUSSED.
Index Term(s): Police manpower deployment; Police personnel; Technical assistance reports; Texas
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