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Directory of Law Enforcement Agencies, 1986: [United States]

Version
v1
Resource Type
Dataset : survey data, and aggregate data
Creator
  • United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics
Other Title
  • Version 1 (Subtitle)
Collective Title
  • Directory of Law Enforcement Agencies Series
Publication Date
1987-10-12
Funding Reference
  • United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics
Language
English
Free Keywords
authority; full time employment; law enforcement; law enforcement agencies; part time employment; police departments; policies and procedures; personnel
Description
  • Abstract

    This dataset lists law enforcement agencies and contains variables regarding employment categories such as total full-time, part-time, sworn-in, and other employees. It also contains FIPS codes and populations.
  • Table of Contents

    Datasets:

    • DS1: Dataset
Temporal Coverage
  • Time period: 1986
  • Collection date: 1987
Geographic Coverage
  • United States
Sampled Universe
Law enforcement agencies in the United States.
Collection Mode
  • This dataset was collected by the Bureau of the Census for the Bureau of Justice Statistics.

Availability
Download
This study is freely available to the general public via web download.
Alternative Identifiers
  • 8696 (Type: ICPSR Study Number)
Publications
  • Maguire, Edward R.. Multiwave establishment surveys of police organizations. Justice Research and Policy.4, 39-60.2002.
    • ID: 10.3818/JRP.4.1.2002.39 (DOI)

Update Metadata: 2015-08-05 | Issue Number: 6 | Registration Date: 2015-06-15

United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics (1987): Directory of Law Enforcement Agencies, 1986: [United States]. Version 1. Directory of Law Enforcement Agencies Series. Version: v1. ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research. Dataset. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08696.v1