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NCJ Number: 48504 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: IOWA TELECOMMUNICATIONS PLAN FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES - FINAL REPORT, V 1, MARCH 1974
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Doubleday
United States of America
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 109
Sponsoring Agency: Doubleday
Garden City, NY 11530
Iowa Crime Cmssn
Des Moines, IA 50319
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 702 73 00 198 23 01
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS PLAN FOR AN IMPROVED RADIO COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM FOR THE IOWA STATE POLICE USES COUNTYWIDE SYSTEMS TO RECEIVE ALL CALLS ORIGINATING WITH EITHER STATE OR LOCAL AGENCIES AND TO COORDINATE DISPATCHING.
Abstract: THE PLAN INCORPORATES EXISTING COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEMS WITH ADDITIONAL ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT AND IS OPEN-ENDED TO ALLOW FOR EXPANSION. THE COUNTYWIDE COORDINATION OF STATE, COUNTY, MUNICIPAL, AND PRIVATE FACILITIES FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT WILL LINK LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES, THE IOWA HIGHWAY PATROL EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES, AND FIRE, RESCUE, MUTUAL AID, AND CIVIL DEFENSE UNITS. A COMMON EMERGENCY NUMBER IS PLANNED, ALONG WITH LINKS TO BASE/MOBILE/PORTABLE/AIRCRAFT RADIO CHANNELS WHICH CAN OPERATE ON A NATIONWIDE TACTICAL FREQUENCY. A GENERAL IMPLEMENTATION SCHEDULE AND BUDGET ARE PROVIDED, AS ARE SCHEMATIC DIAGRAMS FOR TECHNICAL DATA, TABLES LISTING SPECIFICATIONS FOR TRANSMITTERS, RECEIVERS, AND OTHER TECHNICAL COMPONENTS; DESCRIPTIONS OF THE SYSTEM IN BOTH URBAN AND RURAL COUNTIES, DESCRIPTIONS OF ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT, TELEPHONE LINK GUIDELINES AND EQUIPMENT FUNCTIONS, PLANNING AND FUNDING GUIDELINES, RECOMMENDATIONS FOR PROCEDURES TO BE FOLLOWED DURING THE PLANNING AND IMPLEMENTATION STAGES, AND TABLES LISTING SPECIFICATIONS FOR TRANSMITTERS, RECEIVERS, AND OTHER TECHNICAL COMPONENTS. SEE ALSO NCJ 48505 AND 48506. (GLR)
Index Term(s): Communications units (police); County police; Emergency communications; Emergency telephone number; Interagency cooperation; Iowa; Municipal police; Police telecommunications systems; State police; Telecommunications; Telecommunications equipment
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