This is the first book to address patrol allocation and deployment in a single source-fully discussing the complexities and factors that impact decision making in this area. This text provides a historical assessment of patrol allocation and deployment and covers central issues in the day to day management of police agencies and personnel. Examining all aspects of patrol allocation and deployment, it discusses deployment through scheduling, modern tactical deployment approaches and the evolution of operational deployment strategies.
|Publication date:||13th March 2008|
|Author:||John Liederbach, Robert W. Taylor, Eric J. Fritsch, Melinda Caeti|
|Publisher:||Pearson an imprint of Pearson Education (US)|
Eric J. Fritsch is associate professor in the Department of Criminal Justice at the University of North Texas in Denton, TX. He has authored and co-authored several journal articles, books, book chapters, and technical reports. His articles appear in numerous journals including Crime and Delinquency, Law and Policy, Criminal Justice Policy Review, Police Quarterly, and the American Journal of Criminal Law. His areas of interest include juvenile justice and delinquency, gangs, criminological theory, law enforcement, criminal procedure, organizational assessment, and research methods. He is a former police officer and has worked extensively with law enforcement agencies for the past 15 years ...More About John Liederbach, Robert W. Taylor, Eric J. Fritsch, Melinda Caeti