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NCJ Number: 97145 Find in a Library
Title: Nebraska Commission on Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Annual Report, 1980
Corporate Author: Nebraska Cmssn on Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice
United States of America
Date Published: 1981
Page Count: 19
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Nebraska Cmssn on Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice
Lincoln, NE 68509
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
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United States of America

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Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This 1980 annual report describes the Nebraska Crime Commission's organization, its long-term and newly assigned responsibilities, and the commission's distribution of and the commission's distribution of Federal funds.
Abstract: Commission activities during 1980 included publishing several research reports dealing with crime and criminal justice statistics and preparing the data and statistical portion of the statewide crime analysis for 1980 and the State criminal justice plan. The Training Center conducted six basic law enforcement training schools for 192 officers. Sixteen criminal records audits were conducted for law enforcement agencies, courts, county attorneys' offices, and state agencies, and the commission achieved a participation rate for the Nebraska Uniform Crime Reporting Program of 83 percent of the agencies. Other commission responsibilities fulfilled were maintaining the Nebraska criminal justice film library, providing continuing education for county attorneys and their deputies and sheriffs, funding law enforcement agencies located on Indian reservations, and appropriating Federal funds to support projects in juvenile justice, law enforcement, systems development, the courts, and corrections. Tabular and graphic data cover citizen opinions about the major cause of crime, 1979 Uniform Crime Reports crime patterns for Nebraska, crime trends in Nebraska for 1971-79, crime distribution by area, distribution by offense and reporting, and citizens' attitudes about crime.
Index Term(s): Commission reports; Crime commissions; Crime Statistics; Federal aid; Nebraska; Program design
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