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Title: MODEL POLICIES AND PROCEDURES FOR WISCONSIN LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Wisconsin Office of the Governor
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 86
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Wisconsin Office of the Governor
Madison, WI 53702
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: THE TEXTS ARE PRESENTED OF MODEL POLICIES AND PROCEDURES DRAWN UP FOR THE USE OF WISCONSIN LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES BY THE WISCONSIN COUNCIL FOR TRAFFIC LAW ENFORCEMENT OF THE GOVERNOR'S OFFICE OF HIGHWAY SAFETY.
Abstract: POLICY AND PROCEDURE GUIDELINES HAVE BEEN DRAWN UP TO ESTABLISH A DEGREE OF UNIFORMITY IN THE ADMINISTRATION OF WISCONSIN LAW ENFORCEMENT, TO MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S HIGHWAY SAFETY PROGRAM STANDARDS, AND TO DEVELOP METHODS FOR ASSURING COMPLIANCE WITH POLICE RULES AND REGULATIONS. MODEL POLICIES ARE PROVIDED FOR THE FOLLOWING POLICE FUNCTIONS: ADMINISTRATIVE ISSUANCE OF POLICIES AND PROCEDURES, TRAFFIC LAW ENFORCEMENT, ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION, SELECTIVE TRAFFIC LAW ENFORCEMENT, CONTROL AND DIRECTION OF TRAFFIC, MOTORIST SERVICES, USE OF RADAR, PURSUIT DRIVING, RELEASE OF INFORMATION TO THE MEDIA, AND PEDESTRIAN AND BICYCLE ENFORCEMENT. PROCEDURAL MODELS ARE PROVIDED FOR 21 POLICE FUNCTIONS, INCLUDING THE CODING OF POLICIES AND PROCEDURES, TRAFFIC CRASH INVESTIGATION, PRELIMINARY PROCEDURE AT SCENE OF TRAFFIC CRASH, FATAL TRAFFIC CRASHES, HIT AND RUN ACCIDENTS, BREATHALYZER TESTS, REPORTING HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS, NOTIFICATION OF NEXT OF KIN, OFFICERS' COURTROOM DECORUM AND TESTIMONY, POLICE EQUIPMENT IN PATROL VEHICLES, PEDESTRIAN AND BICYCLE ENFORCEMENT. (DEG)
Index Term(s): Highway safety; Highway traffic management; Procedure manuals; Standards; Traffic law enforcement; Wisconsin
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