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Title: POLICE PRODUCTIVITY - A SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
Corporate Author: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
United States of America
Editor(s): J FREIMUND; M KRAVITZ
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 57
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice

US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Contract Number: J-LEAA-023-77
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Bibliography
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: LITERATURE FROM THE NCJRS DATA BASE IS CITED IN AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY DEALING WITH THE NATURE OF THE POLICE FUNCTION, THE EFFECTIVENESS OF POLICE MANAGEMENT, AND PROBLEMS OF DEFINITION AND MEASUREMENT.
Abstract: EIGHTY-TWO BOOKS, JOURNAL ARTICLES, AND REPORTS OF FEDERAL AND STATE INITIATIVES PUBLISHED BETWEEN 1970 AND 1977 ARE ARRANGED ALPHABETICALLY BY AUTHOR. IN ADDITION TO DOCUMENTS ABOUT THE NATURE OF PRODUCTIVITY FROM SOCIOLOGICAL, MANAGERIAL, AND ECONOMIC VIEWPOINTS, THE SELECTIONS ADDRESS THE FOLLOWING ASPECTS OF POLICE PRODUCTIVITY: (1) MEASURING PRODUCTIVITY, WITH EMPHASIS ON THEORIES AND TECHNIQUES FOR GAUGING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF POLICE PATROLS, INVESTIGATIVE ACTIVITIES, PROGRAMS, PERFORMANCE, AND CRIME PREVENTION TECHNIQUES; (2) MANAGEMENT ACTIVITIES, INCLUDING THE FUNCTIONS OF MANAGEMENT, PROPOSALS FOR IMPLEMENTING PROGRAMS DESIGNED TO IMPROVE PRODUCTIVITY, AND THE PERSONNEL AND LABOR RELATIONS IMPLICATIONS OF PRODUCTIVITY PROGRAMS; AND (3) APPROACHES TO IMPROVING PRODUCTIVITY, WITH ATTENTION TO EXAMPLES OF PROGRAMS DESIGNED TO IMPROVE PRODUCTIVITY, INCLUDING TEAM POLICING, CRIME ANALYSIS UNITS, CRIME AND FORENSIC LABORATORIES, EQUIPMENT, CONSOLIDATION, AND REORGANIZATION. NCJRS ACCESSION NUMBERS AND INFORMATION ON HOW TO OBTAIN THE DOCUMENTS ARE PROVIDED. A LIST OF SOURCES KEYED TO THE CITATIONS IS APPENDED. AN INDEX IS NOT INCLUDED.
Index Term(s): National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS); Police management; Productivity
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