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NCJ Number: 31735 Find in a Library
Title: POLICE CHIEF SELECTION - A HANDBOOK FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT
Author(s): M KELLY
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 142
Sponsoring Agency: Police Foundation
Washington, DC 20036
Sale Source: Police Foundation
1201 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: GENERAL DISCUSSION OF THE PROBLEMS AND POSSIBILITIES OF POLICE CHIEF SELECTION, CHECKLISTS OF ISSUES TO BE CONSIDERED DURING THE SELECTION PROCESS, AND SPECIFIC EXAMPLES OF SELECTION PROCEDURES THAT HAVE BEEN USED.
Abstract: THIS HANDBOOK IS INTENDED AS A GUIDE FOR MAYORS AND/OR OTHER APPOINTING AUTHORITIES OR SEARCH GROUPS, AS WELL AS THE ASPIRING POLICE CHIEF. THE EXTENSIVE APPENDIX CONTAINS AMONG OTHER THINGS COPIES OF A MEMORANDUM TO APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF CHIEF OF THE PORTLAND (OR) POLICE BUREAU, A VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT FROM BERKELEY (CA), OTHER MISCELLANEOUS JOB ANNOUNCEMENTS, AND AN APPLICATION FORM FOR THE POSITION OF SUPERINTENDENT OF POLICE OF SAINT LOUIS, MISSOURI.
Index Term(s): Local government; Municipal police; Personnel selection; Police chiefs; Procedure manuals; Recruitment
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