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Title: WALLA WALLA (WA) - POLICE DEPARTMENT - POLICE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE REPORT
Author(s): G F GORGOL
Corporate Author: Public Admin Service
United States of America
Date Published: 1972
Page Count: 20
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Public Admin Service
Chicago, IL 60637
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Contract Number: J-LEAA-015-72
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A DECEMBER, 1972, REPORT ON ASSISTANCE RENDERED TO THE WALLA WALLA, WASHINGTON POLICE AND SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENTS IN DEVELOPING A RECORDS SYSTEM AND ESTABLISHING A DATA COLLECTION SYSTEM.
Abstract: WALLA WALLA HAS A POPULATION OF ABOUT 24000 PERSONS AND POLICE DEPARTMENT COMPRISED OF 45 PERSONS. TIME DID NOT PERMIT CONSIDERATION OF THE SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT REQUIREMENTS. THE CONSULTANT INTERVIEWED SEVERAL DEPARTMENT PERSONNEL AND STUDIED THE EXISTING RECORDS SYSTEM IN ORDER TO FORMULATE RECOMMENDATIONS. IT WAS RECOMMENDED THAT NEW REPORT FORMATS, ACCOMPANYING THIS REPORT AS ATTACHMENTS, BE ADOPTED FOR COMPLAINT REPORTS, INVESTIGATION REPORTS, POLICE SERVICE REPORTS, AND FIELD STATUS REPORTS. ALSO RECOMMENDED WERE THE CONSOLIDATION OF REPORTS INTO OFFENDER FOLDERS, EXPANSION OF THE GENERAL INDEX FILE, MICROFILMING OF RETIRED RECORDS, AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF A STATISTICAL EVALUATION PROGRAM APPROPRIATE TO MANAGEMENT NEEDS.
Index Term(s): Management; Police records; Police Records Units; Police reports; Records management; Technical assistance reports; Washington
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