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NCJ Number: 98755 Find in a Library
Title: DUI (Driving Under the Influence) - Law Enforcement's Role in Curbing a National Epidemic
Corporate Author: Northwestern University Traffic Institute
United States of America
Date Published: Unknown
Sponsoring Agency: Northwestern University
Evanston, IL 60204
Northwestern University Traffic Institute
Evanston, IL 60204
Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

Northwestern University
Traffic Institute
P.O. Box 1409
Evanston, IL 60204
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This 11-part videotape series is designed to increase the police officer's understanding of the aspects of enforcing DUI (driving under the influence) legislation, including detection, apprehension, and adjudication.
Abstract: The tapes are intended to sharpen officers skills in various areas relevant to DUI enforcement. Some of the areas covered are (1) how to spot the 'hidden' DUI driver, (2) how to correctly administer physical and chemical tests that determine the level of alcohol consumption, (3) how to make the arrest procedure as safe as possible, (4) how to prepare pretrial paperwork, and (5) how to testify with confidence. (Publisher abstract modified)
Index Term(s): Alcohol consumption analysis; Driving Under the Influence (DUI); Police DUI (Driving Under the Influence) Training; Police testimony; Videotapes
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