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NCJ Number: 32879 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: NORTHAMPTION (MA) - POLICE DEPARTMENT - ORGANIZATIONAL SURVEY - POLICE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE REPORT
Author(s): D J FARMER
Corporate Author: Public Admin Service
United States of America
Date Published: 1972
Page Count: 20
Sponsoring Agency: Public Admin Service
Chicago, IL 60637
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Contract Number: J-LEAA-015-72
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: REPORT RESULTING FROM A SURVEY OF THE DEPARTMENT'S OPERATIONS ATTEMPTING TO DEVELOP SUGGESTIONS TO IMPROVE THE DEPARTMENT'S CAPABILITIES AND EFFECTIVENESS.
Abstract: THE POLICE DEPARTMENT OF NORTHAMPTON SERVES A COMMUNITY OF 30,000 AND CONSISTS OF 47 SWORN PERSONNEL AND FOUR CIVILIANS. THE REPORT CONCLUDES THAT IT IS NECESSARY FOR THE DEPARTMENT TO STRENGTHEN THE ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE AND STREAMLINE POLICE ADMINISTRATIVE AND OPERATING PROCEDURES. SPECIFIC RECOMMENDATIONS ARE MADE CONCERNING ORGANIZATION AND STAFFING, FIELD SERVICES, STAFF AND AUXILIARY SERVICES, AND PERSONNEL.
Index Term(s): Massachusetts; Police organizational structure; Technical assistance reports
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