CJS 210 Week 7 Discussion Question 2

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Week 7 Discussion Question 2 Describe three of the alternative methods to policing outlined on pp. 169-174 in your text. In your opinion, are these alternative methods more or less effective than traditional methods? Explain your answer. Directed patrol - Gives the officer specific directions that they must follow. Used when the normal patrol is slow, or slowing. Split Force Patrol - Splits the police force allowing each group to perform specific tasks. Differential Response to Calls for Service - Basically calls are routed based on order of importance. Responding to the most important calls first, and then going down the
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Unformatted text preview: line from there. In your opinion, are these alternative methods more or less effective than traditional methods? Explain your answer. I do believe that these alternative methods are more effective because it places emphasis on order of importance. It utilizes officers in need of importance of calls, and patrols. It gets more done in less time, and is more productive for officers who might be having a slow night, or otherwise would be slightly or completely bored on patrols etc....
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