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Title: Spokane, Washington, Police Department - Annual Report, 1981
Corporate Author: Spokane Police Dept
United States of America
Date Published: 1981
Page Count: 70
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Spokane Police Dept
Spokane, WA 99260
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 report presents pertinent data and relevant accomplishments of the Spokane Police Department (Washington) for 1981.
Abstract: Personnel matters, budget information, and reports from the various police divisions (uniform, investigative, administrative, vice, and services) are provided. Data are given on crime costs, adult and juvenile arrests, and traffic offenses. In 1981, the department implemented the 911 emergency telephone number program, computerized the police/sheriff property section, and implemented a psychological testing program for police officer applicants. It also reorganized both uniform and investigative divisions, created an internal affairs/inspection position, and reviewed department manuals. Data tables are supplied.
Index Term(s): Municipal police; Police statistics; Washington
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