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Title: Police Yearbook - Official Proceedings of the International Association of Chiefs of Police Annual Conference, 89th, Atlanta, Georgia, November 13-18, 1982
Journal: Police Chief  Volume:50  Issue:3  Dated:(March 1983)  Pages:complete issue
Corporate Author: International Assoc of Chiefs of Police
United States of America
Date Published: 1983
Page Count: 161
Sponsoring Agency: International Assoc of Chiefs of Police
Alexandria, VA 22314
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This conference report covers greetings to the delegates, opening general session addresses, workshop presentations, training sessions, division reports, and business proceedings and committee reports.
Abstract: Following greetings to the delegates by President Reagan, Georgia State officials, and Atlanta officials, general session addresses covered (1) Reagan Administration crime-control legislative proposals, (2) the Federal attack on drug trafficking and organized crime, (3) Japan's system of law enforcement, and (4) the experience of Gen. James Dozier at the hands of terrorists. Other general session addresses focused on a review of the activities of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), Connie Francis' perspective on the needs of crime victims, and Federal law enforcement efforts as viewed by the Director of the FBI and the Attorney General. Workshop remarks are presented covering the workshop topics of administration, budgets, cargo theft, civil liability, crime prevention, emergency/disaster preparedness, labor relations, police discipline, productivity, and stress and its control. Training sessions covered executive media training, computers in crime, and vicarious liability. Reports are presented from the IACP divisions of State and Provincial Police and State Associations of Chiefs of Police. The various IACP committee reports deal with such topics as arson, crime prevention, communications, emergency planning, education and training, firearms and explosives, highway safety, and narcotics and dangerous drugs.
Index Term(s): Cargo security; Crime prevention measures; Crime specific countermeasures; Drug law enforcement; International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP); Police management; Police occupational stress; Workshops and seminars
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