National Archive of Criminal Justice Data

This dataset is maintained and distributed by the National Archive of Criminal Justice Data (NACJD), the criminal justice archive within ICPSR. NACJD is primarily sponsored by three agencies within the U.S. Department of Justice: the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, and the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention.

Directory of Law Enforcement Agencies, 1986: [United States] (ICPSR 8696) RSS

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Summary:

This dataset lists law enforcement agencies and contains variables regarding employment categories such as total full-time, part-time, sworn-in, and other employees. It also contains FIPS codes and populations.

Series: Directory of Law Enforcement Agencies Series

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  • These data are freely available.

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Citation

U.S. Dept. of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics. DIRECTORY OF LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES, 1986. Washington, DC: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, Bureau of the Census [producer], 1987. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1987. http://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR08696.v1

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Funding

This study was funded by:

  • United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. Bureau of Justice Statistics

Scope of Study

Subject Terms:   authority, full time employment, law enforcement, law enforcement agencies, part time employment, police departments, policies and procedures, personnel

Geographic Coverage:   United States

Time Period:  

  • 1986

Date of Collection:  

  • 1987

Universe:   Law enforcement agencies in the United States.

Data Types:   survey data, and aggregate data

Data Collection Notes:

This dataset was collected by the Bureau of the Census for the Bureau of Justice Statistics.

Methodology

Data Source:

self-enumerated forms

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