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Title: WASHINGTON - LAW ENFORCEMENT SURVEY, 1978
Corporate Author: Washington Office of the Attorney General
United States of America
Project Director: P G BUNKER
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 58
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Washington Office of the Attorney General
Seattle, WA 98104
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: STATISTICS ON ALL ASPECTS OF POLICE OPERATIONS IN WASHINGTON STATE ARE PRESENTED FOR 1978.
Abstract: LARGE CITIES WITH A POPULATION RANGING FROM 3,368 TO 500,000 PERSONS, SMALL CITIES WITH A POPULATION RANGING FROM 2,024 TO 3,340 PERSONS, AND COUNTIES WERE SURVEYED. THESE JURISDICTIONS WERE EXAMINED IN RELATION TO THE FOLLOWING ASPECTS OF LAW ENFORCEMENT: POPULATION, NUMBER OF PERSONNEL WITH ARREST AUTHORITY, NUMBER OF MEN, NUMBER OF WOMEN, NUMBER OF OFFICERS WHO LEFT THE POLICE DEPARTMENT TO WORK IN PRIVATE INDUSTRY OR OTHER LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES, NUMBER RETIRED ON DISABILITY, ASSIGNMENTS OF COMMISSIONED AND NONCOMMISSIONED PERSONNEL, PAID HOLIDAYS, VACATION, SICK LEAVE PROVISIONS AND ALLOWANCES, SIDEARMS, FALSE ARREST INSURANCE, MEDICAL AND DENTAL COVERAGE, REPRESENTATION BY BARGAINING UNIT, LIFE INSURANCE, MONTHLY SALARIES, AND BUDGETING INFORMATION FOR 1978. THE MAJOR PORTION OF THE SURVEY REPORT PRESENTS EXTENSIVE TABULAR DATA ON THESE SUBJECT AREAS AND ON THE MONTHLY SALARIES OF PATROLMEN IN THE STATE OF WASHINGTON AS OF JULY 1, 1978. (DEP)
Index Term(s): Law enforcement; Washington
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