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NCJ Number: 34649 Find in a Library
Title: HUNTINGTON (WV) - POLICE PERSONNEL SYSTEM ANALYSIS POLICE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE REPORT
Author(s): R E MAGNUS
Corporate Author: Westinghouse Justice Institute
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 25
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: 75-111
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: THIS ANALYSIS AND IDENTIFICATION OF PERSONNEL SYSTEM ORGANIZATION AND PROBLEMS WAS CONDUCTED FOR THE HUNTINGTON (WV) POLICE DEPARTMENT, WHOSE 181 PERSONNEL SERVE 73,000 PERSONS ON 15.86 SQUARE MILES.
Abstract: THE REPORT WAS DATED MAY 15, 1976. THE REPORT FOCUSED ON THE IDENTIFICATION OF DEFICIENCIES IN THE PRESENT PERSONNEL SYSTEM THAT MAY HAVE AN ADVERSE IMPACT ON ATTRACTING AND RETAINING HIGHLY QUALIFIED AND EDUCATED MANPOWER FOR A PROFESSIONAL POLICE ORGANIZATION AND ON A REVISION OF THE PRESENT SYSTEM. THE FOLLOWING AREAS WERE STUDIED: RECRUITMENT, SELECTION, TRAINING, PROBATIONARY PERIOD, ASSIGNMENT AND TRANSFER POLICY, DISCIPLINE, PROMOTION, PATROL OPERATIONS, AND RULES AND REGULATIONS.
Index Term(s): Police personnel; Policy; Technical assistance reports; West Virginia
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