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The Crime numbers game : management by manipulation

Author: John A Eterno; Eli B Silverman
Publisher: Hoboken : CRC Press, 2012.
Series: Advances in police theory and practice.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the mid-1990s, the NYPD created a performance management strategy known as Compstat. It consisted of computerized data, crime analysis, and advanced crime mapping coupled with middle management accountability and crime strategy meetings with high-ranking decision makers. While initially credited with a dramatic reduction in crime, questions quickly arose as to the reliability of the data. The Crime Numbers Game:  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Eterno, John A.
Crime Numbers Game : Management by Manipulation.
Hoboken : CRC Press, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John A Eterno; Eli B Silverman
ISBN: 9781439810323 143981032X 1280121602 9781280121609
OCLC Number: 774276678
Description: 1 online resource (303 pages).
Contents: The unusual suspects --
The NYPD's untold story: crime report manipulation --
Performance management: pitfalls and prospects --
Police performance manageement: the view from abroad --
Big bad bully bosses: leadership 101 --
NYPD and the media: curbing criticism --
Compstat: underpinnings and implications --
Silence is not an option.
Series Title: Advances in police theory and practice.
Responsibility: John A. Eterno, Eli B. Silverman.

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In the mid-1990s, the NYPD created a performance management strategy known as Compstat. It consisted of computerized data, crime analysis, and advanced crime mapping coupled with middle management accountability and crime strategy meetings with high-ranking decision makers. While initially credited with a dramatic reduction in crime, questions quickly arose as to the reliability of the data. The Crime Numbers Game: Management by Manipulation brings together the work of two criminologists--one a former NYPD captain--who present the first in-depth empirical analysis of this management system--ex.

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