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NCJ Number: 47263 Find in a Library
Title: INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF CHIEFS OF POLICE, INC - ITS ORIGIN, HISTORY, ORGANIZATION AND WORK
Journal: POLICE STUDIES  Volume:1  Issue:1  Dated:(MARCH 1978)  Pages:25-33
Author(s): R D SMITH
Corporate Author: Security Gazette Ltd
United Kingdom

John Jay Press
United States of America
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 9
Sponsoring Agency: John Jay Press
New York, NY 10019
Security Gazette Ltd
St Albans, Herts AL1 4JS, England
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: AN OVERVIEW OF THE ASSOCIATION'S GROWTH, PROGRESS, PROGRAMS, AND PLANS IS PRESENTED.
Abstract: THE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF CHIEFS OF POLICE (IACP) WAS ESTABLISHED IN ST. LOUIS, MO., IN 1871 AND HAS SINCE GROWN TO A MEMBERSHIP OF NEARLY 11,000 PEOPLE IN 64 COUNTRIES. THE OVERVIEW COVERS THE ORIGINS OF THE IACP, DEVELOPMENT, ORGANIZATION AND FUNCTIONS, AND PLANS. INCLUDED ARE SUMMARY DESCRIPTIONS OF THE PROGRAMS OF THE BUREAU OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES (UNITED NATIONS LIAISON, ANNUAL CONFERENCES, LIBRARY SERVICES, FISCAL MANAGEMENT, SUPPORT SERVICES, INFORMATION DISTRIBUTION); BUREAU OF OPERATIONS AND RESEARCH (TRAINING BULLETINS, FILM/SLIDE PROGRAMS, POLICE REFERENCE NOTEBOOK, HISTORICAL STUDIES, COMPUTERIZED GEOGRAPHIC BASE FILES PROJECT, CLANDESTINE TACTICS AND TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT, EQUIPMENT TECHNOLOGY CENTER, POLICE DISCIPLINE SERIES, UNIFORM CRIME RECORDS AUDIT SERVICE, CONSULTING SERVICES, SURVEYS, OPERATIONAL IMPROVEMENT SERVICE, ADMINISTRATIVE AND OPERATIONAL REVIEW; AND BUREAU OF GOVERNMENTAL RELATIONS AND LEGAL COUNSEL. AN ORGANIZATIONAL CHART IS INCLUDED. (LKM)
Index Term(s): International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP); International organizations; Police chiefs; Professional organizations
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