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NCJ Number: 67821 Find in a Library
Title: BOARD ON POLICE STANDARDS AND TRAINING - ANNUAL REPORT, FISCAL YEAR 1978-79
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Oregon Board on Police Standards and Training
United States of America
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 27
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Oregon Board on Police Standards and Training
Salem, OR 97310
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: THE ANNUAL REPORT FOR FISCAL YEAR 1978-79 PRESENTED FOR THE OREGON BOARD ON POLICE STANDARDS AND TRAINING.
Abstract: THE OREGON BOARD ON POLICE STANDARDS AND TRAINING WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1961 TO ENSURE THE CONTINUED UPGRADING OF POLICE TRAINING AND PERFORMANCE THROUGHOUT THE STATE. THE GENERAL ADMINISTRATIVE FUNCTIONS OF THE BOARD INVOLVE PERSONNEL ADMINISTRATION, PREPARATION OF PERSONNEL ACTION FORMS, MAINTENANCE OF PERSONNEL FILES, AND ESTABLISHMENT OF INTERVIEW AND INITIAL SCREENING OF APPLICANTS FOR ALL AGENCY POSITIONS. BUDGET PLANNING AND FISCAL CONTROL ARE ALSO DONE IN THIS OFFICE. THE STANDARDS AND CERTIFICATION SECTION OF THE BOARD MAINTAINS EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING RECORDS FOR ALL FULL-TIME SWORN OFFICERS EMPLOYED IN MOST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES IN THE STATE. THIS SECTION ALSO GRANTS CERTIFICATION WHEN AN OFFICER MEETS MINIMUM STANDARDS FOR EMPLOYMENT AND TRAINING ESTABLISHED BY THE BOARD. AS OF JUNE 30, 1979, 3,630 POLICE OFFICERS HELD CURRENT CERTIFICATION. THE RESEARCH AND MANAGEMENT SERVICES SECTION NOT ONLY SERVES THE BOARD BUT PROVIDES MANAGERIAL ASSISTANCE TO LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES THROUGHOUT THE STATE. THIS SECTION CONDUCTS AN ANNUAL BUDGET AND PERSONNEL STUDY OF ALL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES IN THE STATE. THE OREGON POLICE ACADEMY, WHICH PROVIDES TRAINING FOR RECRUITS AND OFFICERS THROUGHOUT OREGON, IS UNDER THE BOARD. THE 1979 CURRICULUM HAS INCREASED EMPHASIS ON FIELD LABORATORY TEACHING. THE SPECIALIZED AND REGIONAL TRAINING SECTION PROVIDES ADVANCED, SPECIALIZED, AND REFRESHER TRAINING FOR CRIMINAL JUSTICE PERSONNEL. COURSES PRESENTED REGIONALLY IN THE PAST YEAR ADDRESSED A VARIETY OF TOPICS AND ATTRACTED AN ATTENDANCE OF 2,216. TABULAR DATA ARE PROVIDED ON THE OPERATIONS OF EACH OF THE BOARD'S SECTIONS. (RCB)
Index Term(s): Oregon; Police academy; Police training; Staff development training
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