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NCJ Number: 34967 Find in a Library
Title: TRAINING WORKBOOK ON 'THE CRIME ANALYSIS PROCESS'
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: California Crime Technological Research Foundation
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 50
Sponsoring Agency: California Crime Technological Research Foundation
Scaramento, CA 95823
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 75-TN-99-0002
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Instructional Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS TRAINING WORKBOOK PRESENTS CRIME ANALYSIS TECHNIQUES AND CONTAINS FOUR SAMPLE EXERCISES THAT REQUIRE USE OF THE TECHNIQUES FOR SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION.
Abstract: THIS WORKBOOK IS THE BASIS FOR A COURSE TAUGHT UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE CALIFORNIA CRIME TECHNOLOGICAL RESEARCH FOUNDATION. IT PRESENTS EXTRAPOLATION TECHNIQUES, STATISTICS, AND PROBABILITY THEORY AS THEY APPLY TO CRIME SOLVING. PRACTICE EXERCISES INCLUDE TAXICAB HITS, PURSE SNATCHINGS, GAS STATION HOLDUPS, AND INFORMATION ENRICHMENT. THESE EXERCISES ARE CONSTRUCTED WITH TIMES OF OCCURRENCES AND LOCATIONS PERTAINING TO A MAP OF A FICTITIOUS TOWN, NAMED 'CENTERVILLE'. EVALUATION TECHNIQUES FOR JUDGING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF A POLICE CRIME ANALYSIS UNIT.
Index Term(s): Course materials; Crime analysis; Mathematical modeling; Offenses; Police crime analysis training; Police training; Statistical analysis; Techniques
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