Why_Organization_is_Important_in_Police_Department

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Why Organization is Important in a Police Department - 1 Why Organization is Important in a Police Department Lissette Rodriguez University of Phoenix Class CJS210
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Why Organization is Important in a Police Department - 2 The organization of a police department is what gives it the ability to meet its mission to protect and serve the public. The manner in which a Department organizes itself can have a profound impact on the public, the officers, and the community as a whole. There are many methods of organization. Several factors are important in the organization. Some of those factors involve organizing a department by area, time, and purpose or function. When a department is considering its manner of organization, one of the first areas it needs to consider is organizing by area. This could include dividing up the community into beats, which are also known as posts. These are usually areas that are covered by police offices on foot patrol, motorcycle patrol, horse or mounted patrol, bicycle, scooter, and in some urban jurisdictions, Segway patrol. The beats are combined into sectors or zones, which are then combined further into precincts. When one considers organizing by area, then, they are concerned with beats, sectors, and precincts. Once a precinct's area organization is determined, the department will then need
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