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NCJ Number: 62516 Find in a Library
Title: TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE FOR LAW-ENFORCEMENT COMMUNICATIONS GRANT SUMMARY
Author(s): N B REILLY; J A MUSTAIN
Corporate Author: California Institute of Technology
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
United States of America
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 40
Sponsoring Agency: California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, CA 91103
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Publication Number: NO 79-84
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 FINAL GRANT MANAGEMENT REPORT DESCRIBES THE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROJECT FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT COMMUNICATIONS INITIATED BY LEAA TO PROVIDE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE AND DESIGN.
Abstract: THE REPORT IDENTIFIES THE GRANT'S GOALS, OBJECTIVES, AND APPROACH. PUBLICITY MEASURES TAKEN TO ANNOUNCE THE PROJECT, CRITERIA FOR SELECTING AGENCIES FOR PARTICIPATION, A SEMINAR HELD TO BROADEN DISSEMINATION OF INFORMATION DEVELOPED, AND THE PUBLICATION OF REPRESENTATIVE CASE STUDIES ARE OUTLINED. A SUMMARY IS GIVEN OF THE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE DELIVERED BY THE PROJECT, AND AN ANALYSIS IS PROVIDED OF FEEDBACK FROM SEMINARS. RESULTS OBTAINED FROM A PROJECT QUESTIONNAIRE ARE GIVEN. SIGNIFICANT FINDINGS OF THE PROJECT IN RADIO CHANNEL LOADING, DISPATCH SYSTEM DESIGN, AND TRAINING, AND TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER ARE ANALYZED. THE REPORT CONCLUDES WITH RECOMMENDATIONS FOR FUTURE TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE EFFORTS TO AID LAW ENFORCEMENT COMMAND AND CONTROL OPERATIONS. THE PROJECT WAS CONDUCTED BY THE JET PROPULSION LABORATORY OF THE CALIFORNIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY. APPENDIXES CONTAIN SEMINAR EVALUATION FORMS, THE SEMINAR PROGRAM, AND THE LEAA COMMUNICATIONS TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE QUESTIONNAIRE. FIGURES AND TABLES ARE APPENDED. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED--MJW)
Index Term(s): Communications; Law enforcement; Law Enforcement Assistance Administration (LEAA); Police information systems; Program evaluation review techniques; Technical assistance plans; Technical assistance reports
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