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Police Patrol Allocation and Deployment, CourseSmart eTextbook

By Eric J. Fritsch, John R Liederbach, Robert W. Taylor, Melinda Caeti

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Feb 25, 2008

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For courses in Police Administration.

 

This is the first book to address patrol allocation and deployment in a single source–fully discussing the complexities and factors that impact decision making in this area. This text provides a historical assessment of patrol allocation and deployment and covers central issues in the day to day management of police agencies and personnel. Examining all aspects of patrol allocation and deployment, it discusses deployment through scheduling, modern tactical deployment approaches and the evolution of operational deployment strategies.

Table of Contents

Part I:  Patrol Allocation and Deployment in Context

 

Chapter 1

Patrol Work: The Context of Allocation and Deployment Strategies

 

Chapter 2

What We Know from Research on Patrol Effectiveness 

 

Part II: Patrol Allocation

 

Chapter 3

Historical Analysis of Allocation and Deployment

 

Chapter 4

Models for Patrol Allocation 

 

Part III: Patrol Deployment

 

Chapter 5

Deployment through Scheduling

 

Chapter 6

Modern Tactical Deployment Approaches

 

Chapter 7

The Evolution of Operational Deployment Strategies

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$26.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-501798-2