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Title Evaluation of the New York City Police Department firearm training and firearm-discharge review process / Bernard D. Rostker [and others].

Publication Info. Santa Monica, CA : RAND, 2008.


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Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 114 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color)
Note "Rand Center on Quality Policing."
"MG-717-NYPD"--Page 4 of cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 105-114).
Contents Introduction -- Firearm-Discharge Policy and Experience in New York City -- Training -- The Firearm-Discharge Investigation and Review Process -- Analysis of Factors Associated with NYPD Officers Discharging Their Firearms -- The Need for an Improved Less-Than-Lethal Standoff Weapon -- Other Innovative Technologies -- Reflexive Shooting -- Summary of Findings and Recommendations -- Appendix: Data and Methodology.
Summary In January 2007, New York City Police Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly asked the RAND Corporation to examine the quality and completeness of the New York City Police Department's firearm-training program and identify potential improvements in it and in the police department's firearm-discharge review process. This monograph reports the observations, findings, and recommendations of that study.
Note Print version record.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda MiAaHDL
Subject New York (N.Y.). Police Department -- Evaluation.
Police shootings -- New York (State) -- New York -- Evaluation.
Police training -- New York (State) -- New York -- Evaluation.
Firearms -- Use in crime prevention -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York -- Evaluation.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Freedom & Security -- Law Enforcement.
Added Author Rostker, Bernard.
Rand Center on Quality Policing.
Other Form: Print version: Evaluation of the New York City Police Department firearm training and firearm-discharge review process. Santa Monica, CA : RAND, 2008 9780833044167 0833044168 (DLC) 2008010909 (OCoLC)213765675
ISBN 9780833045973 (electronic bk.)
0833045970 (electronic bk.)
9780833044167 (paperback;) (alk. paper)
0833044168 (paperback;) (alk. paper)
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