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Author Schwabe, William, 1942-

Title Challenges and choices for crime-fighting technology : federal support of state and local law enforcement / William Schwabe, Lois M. Davis, Brian A. Jackson ; Science and Technology Policy Institute RAND.

Imprint Santa Monica, Calif. : Rand, 2001.


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Description 1 online resource (xl, 199 pages) : illustrations.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
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Physical Medium polychrome. rdacc
Description text file rdaft
Series MR / Rand Corporation ; MR-1349-OSTP/NIJ
MR (Series) ; MR-1349-OSTP/NIJ.
Note "Supported by the office of Science and Technology Policy and the National Institute of Justice."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-199).
Funding Research conducted by RAND's Science and Technology Policy Institute for the Office of Science and Technology Policy and the National Institute of Justice. ENG-9812731.
Note "MR-1349-OSTP/NIJ"--Page 4 of cover.
Contents Introduction -- Law enforcement's use of technology -- Crime prevention -- First response -- Investigation and apprehension -- Forensic analysis -- Administration and management -- Federal challenges and choices -- Sources of technology information and support -- Research, development, and deployment -- Technology application -- Challenges and choices.
Summary This report provides findings of a study of technology in use or needed by law enforcement agencies at the state and local level, for the purpose of informing federal policymakers as they consider technology-related support for these agencies.
Note Print version record.
Language English.
Subject Law enforcement -- Technological innovations -- United States.
Law enforcement -- United States -- Administration.
Federal aid to law enforcement agencies -- United States.
Forensic sciences -- United States.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Law Enforcement.
Federal aid to law enforcement agencies. (OCoLC)fst00922223
Forensic sciences. (OCoLC)fst00932011
Law enforcement -- Administration. (OCoLC)fst00993933
Law enforcement -- Technological innovations. (OCoLC)fst00993988
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Social Welfare & Social Work.
Social Sciences.
Criminology, Penology & Juvenile Delinquency.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Davis, Lois M.
Jackson, Brian A., 1972-
Rand Corporation.
Science and Technology Policy Institute (Rand Corporation)
United States. Office of Science and Technology Policy.
National Institute of Justice (U.S.)
Other Form: Print version: Schwabe, William, 1942- Challenges and choices for crime-fighting technology. Santa Monica, CA : Rand, 2001 0833030353 (DLC) 2001278551 (OCoLC)48260251
ISBN 0833032399 (electronic bk.)
9780833032393 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000051318704
AU@ 000061153550
DEBBG BV043157050
DEBBG BV044080403
DEBSZ 422457809
GBVCP 1008647799
NZ1 15325600

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