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NCJ Number: 41579 Find in a Library
Title: WOMEN ON PATROL - THE NATION'S CAPITAL GIVES THEM HIGH MARKS
Journal: POLICE MAGAZINE  Dated:(SUMMER 1977)  Pages:45-53
Author(s): M KIERNAN; J CUSICK
Corporate Author: Correctional Information Service, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 9
Sponsoring Agency: Correctional Information Service, Inc
New York, NY 10017
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS ARTICLE EXAMINES THE STATUS AND FUNCTIONS OF THE 200 PATROL POLICEWOMEN (299 TOTAL) IN THE OVER 4,000 OFFICER DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA METROPOLITAN POLICE DEPARTMENT.
Abstract: THE HISTORY OF WOMEN POLICE AND PATROL OFFICERS, THE PERFORMANCE OF FEMALES ON THE BEAT, JEALOUSIES AMONG THE WIVES OF POLICEWOMEN'S MALE PARTNERS, THE PROBLEM OF SEXUAL INTIMIDATION BY MALE SUPERVISORS, AND PROMOTIONS ARE DISCUSSED. INTERVIEWS WITH AND PICTURES OF D.C. POLICEWOMEN ACCOMPANY THE NARRATIVE....MSP
Index Term(s): District of Columbia; Effectiveness; Job analysis; Law enforcement; Patrol; Performance requirements; Personnel evaluation; Police women
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