Selected international best practices in police performance measurement

Historically, police agencies have measured their performance against a very restricted set of crime-focused indicators, such as crime rates, arrests, and response times. However, modern police officers must be prepared to take on a wide variety of roles, from problem-solver to counselor and provide...

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Main Author: Davis, Robert C.
Corporate Author: Rand Center on Quality Policing
Format: eBook
Published: Santa Monica, Calif. Rand Corporation [2012], ©2012©2012, 2012
Series:Technical report
Online Access:
Collection: JSTOR Open Access Books - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 20-21)
  • Copyright; Selected International Best Practices in Police Performance Measurement; Appendix A. HMIC Report Card; Appendix B. Sample UK Value-for-Money Assessment; Appendix C. Northern Ireland Policing Board's Objectives, Performance Indicators, and Targets; Appendix D. New Zealand Police Indicators and Measures; References