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NCJ Number: 51291 Find in a Library
Title: AUTO THEFT INVESTIGATION STUDY GUIDE
Author(s): R E FORD
Corporate Author: Davis Publishing Co
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 152
Sponsoring Agency: Davis Publishing Co
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Sale Source: Davis Publishing Co
250 Potrero Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
United States of America
Type: Instructional Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS GUIDE CONSISTS OF A SERIES OF MULITPLE-CHOICE AND FILL-IN QUESTIONS COVERING VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBERS, VEHICLE THEFT INVESTIGATION, COMMON CRIMINAL METHODS, AND APPREHENSION OF STOLEN VEHICLES.
Abstract: THIS GUIDE WAS DEVELOPED FROM A TEXTBOOK BY R. S. CHILIMIDOS TITLED 'AUTO THEFT INVESTIGATION.' IT MAY BY USED WITH OR WITHOUT THE TEXT TO PREPARE FOR CIVIL SERVICE EXAMINATIONS, TO ACQUAINT AN OFFICER WITH AUTO THEFT INVESTIGATION, OR TO IMPROVE RECALL OF MOTOR VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION FEATURES. THE ANSWER KEYS GIVE THE CORRECT RESPONSE TO EACH QUESTION AND REFER THE READER TO THE PAGE OF THE CHILIMIDOS TEXT FROM WHICH THE QUESTION WAS TAKEN. THE MATERIAL COVERS METHODS OF OPERATING OF BOTH PROFESSIONAL AND AMATEUR VECHICLE THIEVES, STOPPING A STOLEN VEHICLE CONTAINING OCCUPANTS; COLLECTING EVIDENCE FROM ABANDONED VEHICLE, REPORTING; AND DECODING VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBERS FOUND ON FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC AUTOMOBILES, TRUCKS, MOTORCYCLES, AND TRACTOR TRAILERS. SEE NCJ-11490. (GLR)
Index Term(s): Auto related offenses; Course materials; Criminal investigation; Evidence identification; Self instructional materials; Stolen vehicles
Note: BASED ON AUTO THEFT INVESTIGATION BY ROBERT S CHILIMIDOS
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