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NCJ Number: 35828 Find in a Library
Title: CITIZEN CRIME REPORTING PROJECTS - NATIONAL EVALUATION PROGRAM - PHASE 1 SUMMARY REPORT
Author(s): L BICKMAN; P J LAVRAKAS; S K GREEN; N NORTH-WALKER; J EDWARDS; S BORKOWSKI; S SHANE-DUBOW
Corporate Author: Loyola University of Chicago
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 46
Sponsoring Agency: Loyola University of Chicago
Chicago, IL 60626
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
US Dept of Justice

US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 75-NI-99-0088
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: Best Practice/State-of-the-Art Review
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS REPORT SUMMARIZES THE CURRENT STATE OF KNOWLEDGE ABOUT PROJECTS THAT ENCOURAGE CITIZENS TO REPORT SUSPICIOUS/CRIMINAL ACTIVITIES TO LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES.
Abstract: CONTAINED IN THIS SUMMARY REPORT OF CITIZEN CRIME REPORTING PROJECTS (CCRPS) ARE A DESCRIPTION OF PROJECT TYPES, A FRAMEWORK PRESENTING THE PLACE CCRPS OCCUPY IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM, AN ASSESSMENT OF THE CURRENT STATE OF KNOWLEDGE REGARDING THE EFFORT AND IMPACT OF CCRPS, AND JUDGMENTAL RECOMMENDATIONS FOR FUTURE CCRP EFFORTS. CRIMINAL JUSTICE SPECIALISTS INTERVIEWED WERE SAID TO BE ALMOST UNANIMOUSLY POSITIVE IN THEIR EVALUATION OF CCRP'S. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Citizen crime reporting; Community crime prevention programs; National Evaluation Program; Program evaluation
Note: NATIONAL EVALUATION PROGRAM
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