Police Department Success
This paper studies police department success while discussing the article 'Police Departments as Learning Laboratories' by Edward R Maguire.
# 123596 | 2,500 words | 39 sources | MLA | 2008 |
Published on Dec 01, 2008 in Criminology (Criminal Justice and Corrections) , Criminology (Public and Crime) , Law (General) , Political Science (General)
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This paper examines the article "Police Departments as Learning Laboratories," explaining the prevailing theme of change through performance measurement and describing the various components necessary to making a police department a learning lab.
From the Paper:"In his article 'Police Departments as Learning Laboratories' Edward R Maguire identifies a critical component of police department success and the prevailing theme of his article performance measurement. Using the analogy of a car without a speedometer or a gas gauge Maguire points out that the driver would never know if he is speeding or running out of fuel and he relates this problem to police departments that have no effective performance measurement system in place. Without gauges, meters and useful information machines ..."
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