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Title: Innovations in South Carolina Law Enforcement, 1982
Corporate Author: South Carolina Office of the Governor
Division of Public Safety Programs
United States of America

University of South Carolina
Dept of Criminology and Criminal Justice
United States of America
Date Published: 1982
Page Count: 149
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
South Carolina Office of the Governor
Columbia, SC 29211
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208
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: Ten papers examine innovations in South Carolina law enforcement, ranging from a breathalyzer videotaping program to use of the nunchaka as a police weapon.
Abstract: Additional programs described focus on use of natural gas as an alternative fuel for patrol cars, counseling for police personnel by chaplain volunteers, a Crime Stoppers media campaign to solicit citizen information on crime, and development of more efficient scheduling for patrol officers. Other programs are devoted to development of reserve police officers, reorganization of traffic ticket processing using a management information system, crime prevention through improved community relations, and implementation of standardized training procedures through use of a field training manual. Separate exhibits are supplied for each presentation. For individual papers, see NCJ-92562-69.
Index Term(s): Alcohol consumption analysis; Citizen information rewards; Community crime prevention programs; Evidence; Gasoline; Police cars; Police information systems; Police manpower deployment; Policing innovation; South Carolina; Volunteer programs
Note: Proceedings of a conference held November 3, 1982, Columbia, South Carolina
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