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NCJ Number: 36535 Find in a Library
Title: ATLANTA - IMPACT HELICOPTER PROJECT - FINAL REPORT, JANUARY 1974 - MARCH 1975
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Georgia Institute of Technology
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 30
Sponsoring Agency: Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA 30332
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 73-DF-04-0023
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Program/Project Evaluation
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: FINAL EVALAUTION OF THE FIRST 15 MONTHS OF A TWO YEAR IMPACT CITIES PROGRAM TO REDUCE BURGLARIES AND ROBBERIES IN A TARGET ZONE OF ATLANTA THROUGH EXPANDED USE OF HELICOPTER PATROL.
Abstract: EXAMINATION OF CRIME STATISTICS FOR THE 15 MONTH TIME PERIOD REVEALED THAT THE RATE OF BURGLARIES WAS NOT SIGNIFICANTLY AFFECTED BY THE INCREASED PATROL. PARTIAL SUCCESS WAS REALIZED FOR THE OBJECTIVES OF INCREASED APPREHENSION OF CRIMINALS AT THE CRIME SCENE AND REDUCED POLICE RESPONSE TIME. A FINAL EVALUATION WAS TO BE PREPARED UPON RECEIPT OF SECOND YEAR STATISTICS IN JANUARY 1976.
Index Term(s): Aerial patrol; Deterrence; Georgia (USA); Helicopters; Impact cities; Patrol; Police response time; Program evaluation
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