Accession Number:

AD0738054

Title:

Aids to Decisionmaking in Police Patrol: An Overview of Study Findings,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

With increasing demands on limited local government funds, there is a growing need for effective aids to decisionmaking in determining Proper patrol force strength Equitable and effective distribution of patrol services by police district and tour of duty Effective operational policies and tactics for police patrol. The paper summarizes the findings of a five-month study of police patrol conducted as part of a broader study on the allocation and deployment of municipal services. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE