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NCJ Number: 32807 Find in a Library
Title: BROWNSVILLE (TX) - FINAL REPORT ON NEED FOR NEW POLICE FACILITIES
Author(s): D R TRILLING
Corporate Author: Westinghouse Justice Institute
United States of America
Date Published: 1972
Page Count: 40
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Westinghouse Justice Institute
Arlington, VA 22202
Contract Number: J-LEAA-016-72
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: FINAL REPORT ON A PROJECT TO ANALYZE BROWNSVILLE'S CURRENT AND PROJECTED NEEDS FOR POLICE SERVICE, AND TO EXAMINE THE EFFICIENCY OF USE OF EXISTING FACILITIES FOR SUPPORTING THE CITY'S POLICE DEPARTMENT.
Abstract: IN ORDER TO ACHIEVE PROJECT GOALS, A REPRESENTATIVE OF THE WESTINGHOUSE JUSTICE INSTITUTE EXAMINED AND OBSERVED THE FACILITIES, INTERVIEWS WERE CONDUCTED WITH CITY AND CAMERON COUNTY OFFICIALS AND CITY POLICE OFFICERS, AND RELEVANT DOCUMENTS WERE STUDIED. THE STUDY CONCLUDES THAT DEVELOPMENT OF A NEW POLICE DEPARTMENT SHOULD BE UNDERTAKEN AT ONCE. SUGGESTIONS FOR THE NATURE AND LOCATION OF THE FACILITY ARE MADE.
Index Term(s): Municipal police; Police facilities; Texas
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