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Title: POLICE BUDGET - A VALUABLE MANAGEMENT TOOL OR A STATUS QUO HANDCUFF
Journal: FBI LAW ENFORCEMENT BULLETIN  Volume:45  Issue:1  Dated:(JANUARY 1976)  Pages:26-29
Author(s): R E ANDERSON
Corporate Author: Federal Bureau of Investigation
US Dept of Justice
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 4
Sponsoring Agency: Federal Bureau of Investigation
Washington, DC 20535-0001
Publisher: https://www.fbi.gov 
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A BUDGET THAT CORRELATES POLICE EXPENDITURES WITH PROGRAMS WILL UPGRADE THE QUALITY AND TIMELINESS OF THE DELIVERY OF POLICE SERVICES.
Abstract: BUDGET SHOULD BE A MEANINGFUL MANAGEMENT TOOL THAT CAN BE USED TO IDENTIFY WHICH POLICE PROGRAMS ARE RECEIVING FISCAL RESOURCES, AND THEN TO MEASURE THE VARIOUS PROGRAMS IN TERMS OF PERFORMANCE AND PRODUCTIVITY. THIS PROCESS CAN ALSO MINIMIZE DEPENDENCY ON FEDERAL FUNDS.
Index Term(s): Budgets; Financial management; Police management; Program budgeting
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