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NCJ Number: 31759 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: CALIFORNIA - DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE - MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATIVE STATISTICS - DESIGN REQUIREMENTS
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: California Dept of Justice
Bureau of Criminal Statistics and Special Services
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 77
Sponsoring Agency: California Dept of Justice
Sacramento, CA 95813
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 74-DF-09-0029; 74-ED-09-0005
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: THIS DOCUMENT CONTAINS DETAILED INFORMATION NECESSARY FOR DATA PROCESSING SYSTEM DESIGN, ANALYSIS, AND PROGRAM IMPLEMENTATION OF THIS COMPREHENSIVE DATA SYSTEMS (CDS) MODULE PROVIDING CRIMINAL JUSTICE ADMINISTRATIVE DATA.
Abstract: THE LAW ENFORCEMENT ASSISTANCE ADMINISTRATION AWARDED A MULTI-GRANT PROGRAM TO THE CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CRIMINAL STATISTICS ENTITLED COMPREHENSIVE DATA SYSTEMS. THE CDS OBJECTIVES WERE TO ESTABLISH AN INTEGRATED CRIMINAL JUSTICE INFORMATION SYSTEM, TO ENSURE UNIFORM AND RELIABLE DATA, AND TO ACT AS A PLANNING TOOL FOR CRIMINAL JUSTICE ADMINISTRATORS. CDS IS COMPOSED OF FIVE MODULES, ONE OF WHICH IS THE MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATIVE STATISTICS (MAS). THE OBJECTIVES OF MAS ARE TO DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT A SYSTEMATIC METHOD OF COLLECTING, ANALYZING AND REPORTING DATA ON PERSONNEL, EXPENDITURES, WORKLOAD, FACILITIES, AND EQUIPMENT FROM LAW ENFORCEMENT, PROSECUTION, PUBLIC DEFENSE, JUDICIAL, AND PROBATION AGENCIES IN CALIFORNIA. AMONG THE AREAS COVERED IN THIS REPORT ARE DATA ELEMENTS, DATA CODES, COMPUTER VALIDATION AND CONDITIONAL CHECKS, TRANSACTION PROCESSING, ERROR PROCESSING, FILE CONTROL, FILE SECURITY, ERROR LISTINGS, AND STATISTICAL REPORTS. THE APPENDIXES INCLUDE DATA TRANSCRIPTION ELEMENTS, A LIST OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE PROFILE DATA ELEMENTS, AND CONSULTANT REPORTS ON JUVENILE PROBATION DATA ELEMENTS. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): California; Computer aided operations; Costs; Criminal justice information systems; Data collections; Equipment and technology; Facilities; Information processing; Information Systems and Technology; Law Enforcement Assistance Administration (LEAA); Management Information Systems; Personnel; Planning; State criminal justice systems; Systems analysis; Work loads
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