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NCJ Number: 32829 Find in a Library
Title: HAMPTON (VA) - POLICE DEPARTMENT - MANAGEMENT AND ORGANIZATIONAL ANALYSIS - POLICE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE REPORT
Author(s): L R WALTON
Corporate Author: Westinghouse Justice Institute
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 20
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-003-76
Publication Number: 75-125
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: FEBRUARY 1976 REPORT WHICH REVIEWS THE EXISTING STRUCTURE AND NEWLY-PROPOSED REORGANIZATION PLAN FOR THIS 214-MAN POLICE DEPARTMENT IN THIS CITY OF 132,000, COVERING A TOTAL AREA OF 57 SQUARE MILES.
Abstract: THIS ANALYSIS WAS ALSO DESIGNED TO DETERMINE MANPOWER REQUIREMENTS AND PERSONNEL DEPLOYMENT. IT IS CONCLUDED THAT THE ORGANIZATIONAL STUDY CONDUCTED BY THE HAMPTON POLICE DIVISION PLANNING AND ANALYSIS WOULD SERVE VERY WELL AS A MODEL FOR REORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT, WITH CERTAIN MODIFICATIONS, INCLUDING A 100-PERSON INCREASE IN MANPOWER (INSTEAD OF THE PROPOSED 43). THE RESULTANT ADJUSTMENTS IN MANPOWER COMMITMENTS ARE ALSO DETAILED. IN ADDITION, A PLAN FOR REDISTRICTING AND THE EQUALIZING OF WORKLOADS BETWEEN DISTRICTS IS PROPOSED. TWENTY-FIVE RECOMMENDATIONS (BOTH GENERAL AND SPECIFIC) ARE PRESENTED.
Index Term(s): Police manpower deployment; Police organizational structure; Police resource allocation; Technical assistance reports; Virginia
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