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Title: ISSUES IN TEAM POLICING - A REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE
Author(s): J P WOODWARD; H T DAY; J P O'NEIL; C J TUCKER
Corporate Author: National Sheriffs' Association (NSA)
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 57
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
National Sheriffs' Association (NSA)
Alexandria, VA 22314-3490
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
US Dept of Justice

US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 75-NI-99-0065
Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
United States of America

National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Historical Overview
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A REPORT ON THE RESULTS OF A SURVEY OF LITERATURE RELATING TO TEAM POLICING, SUPPLEMENTED BY INTERVIEWS WITH TEAM POLICING PRACTITIONERS AND ANALYSTS.
Abstract: TEAM POLICING IS FIRST DISCUSSED IN AN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE TRACING ITS DEVELOPMENT AND DEFINITION. THE IMPACT OF TEAM POLICING UPON CRIME CONTROL FACTORS, OFFICERS' ROLE PERCEPTION, POLICE SUPERVISION AND LEADERSHIP, AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES IS DISCUSSED IN DETAIL. AN EVALUATION OVERVIEW PROVIDES A FRAMEWORK FOR EXAMINING SPECIFIC RESULTS ATTRIBUTED TO TEAM POLICING IN THE LITERATURE. ADAPTATIONS IN POLICE TRAINING PROGRAMS, TO ACCOMMODATE THE NEEDS OF TEAM POLICING, ARE ALSO EXAMINED. HYPOTHESIZED RELATIONSHIPS AMONG VARIABLES, SUGGESTED BY THE LITERATURE, ARE PRESENTED IN APPENDIX. THE ENGLISH APPROACH TO TEAM POLICING, UNIT BEAT POLICING, IS ALSO DISCUSSED.
Index Term(s): England; Literature; National Evaluation Program; Role perception; Supervision; Team policing; United States of America
Note: NATIONAL EVALUATION PROGRAM
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