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NCJ Number: 32834 Find in a Library
Title: PUBLIC RELATIONS EQUATES WITH PUBLIC OPINION
Journal: POLICE CHIEF  Volume:43  Issue:4  Dated:(MARCH 1976)  Pages:26 AND 28
Author(s): S SILVESTRI
Corporate Author: International Assoc of Chiefs of Police
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 2
Sponsoring Agency: International Assoc of Chiefs of Police
Alexandria, VA 22314
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE IMPORTANCE OF PUBLIC SUPPORT FOR POLICE ACTIVITIES IS DISCUSSED, AND SEVERAL METHODS HELPFUL IN GAINING THE RESPECT AND SUPPORT OF THE PUBLIC ARE OUTLINED.
Abstract: AMONG THE POLICE PROGRAMS AND METHODS THAT MAY PROMOTE PUBLIC SUPPORT FOR POLICE ARE POLICE PROFESSIONALIZATION, SUPERVISION AND INSPECTION OF POLICE ACTIVITIES, MAINTENANCE OF POSITIVE POLICE ATTITUDES TOWARDS THE PUBLIC, PROVISION OF HELPFUL NON-ENFORCEMENT ACTIVITIES SUCH AS HOUSE CHECKS AND BUSINESS ESCORTS, AND PROVISION OF INFORMATION ABOUT POLICE TO THE PUBLIC AND THE MEDIA.
Index Term(s): Community support; Management; Police attitudes; Police community relations; Public Attitudes/Opinion
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