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Product Type Title (and Summary) Date Product Number
Publication Local Police Departments, 1993 (Executive Summary) Presents data on local law enforcement agencies from the 1993 Law Enforcement Management and Administrative Statistics.
Part of the Local Police Departments Series
4/7/1996 NCJ 160802
Publication National Data Collection on Police Use of Force Summarizes prior research on police use of force and lists the difficulties inherent in collecting use-of-force data, including definitional problems, reluctance of police agencies to provide reliable data, concerns about the misapplication of reported data, and the degree of detail needed on individual incidents.
5/1/1996 NCJ 160113
Publication Local Police Departments, 1993 (Full Report) Presents data on local law enforcement agencies from the 1993 Law Enforcement Management and Administrative Statistics.
Part of the Local Police Departments Series
4/7/1996 NCJ 148822
Press Release Contacts between Police and the Public: Findings from the 1999 National Survey "Force or threatened force used in less than 1 percent of all police-public interactions. Half of all Contacts with Law Enforcement Officers are in Traffic Stops"
3/11/2001
Press Release Police Use of Force "One in five U.S. residents in contact with police during year"
11/22/1997
Press Release Local Police Departments, 1997: Executive Summary and Sheriffs' Departments, 1997: Executive Summary "Personnel increases in local police and sheriffs' departments"
10/29/1999
Press Release Criminal Victimization and Perceptions of Community Safety in 12 Cities, 1998 "Survey in 12 cities show widespread community support for police: New process collects data on victimization, citizen perceptions of police and crime"
6/3/1999
Press Release Community Policing in Local Police Departments, 1997 and 1999 "Community policing impacts 86 percent of U.S. population served by local police departments"
2/25/2001
Press Release Local Police Departments, 1993 "Increase seen in number of blacks, Hispanics and women in nation's law enforcement agencies."
4/7/1996
Data Table Local Police Departments, 2003 Full-time employment by local police departments, 1987-2003 Local Police Departments, 2003 Full-time employment by local police departments, 1987-2003
5/2/2009
Press Release Citizen Complaints about Police Use of Force "Citizens complained more than 26,000 times in 2002 about excessive police force - Evidence in about 8% of complaints justified disciplinary action"
6/25/2006
Data Table Female and minority local police officers, 1987 and 2003 Figure 3 from Local Police Departments, 2003
5/2/2006
Data Table Average base starting salary for entry-level officers in local police departments, 2000 and 2003 Figure 7 from Local Police Departments, 2003
5/2/2006
Data Table Special public safety functions of local police departments, by size of population served, 2003 Table 36 from Local Police Departments, 2003
5/2/2006
Press Release Contacts between Police and the Public, 2005 "Police stop white, black and Hispanic drivers at similar rates according to Department of Justice report"
4/29/2007
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