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Efficiency and effectiveness in Australian policing

ISSN: 
0817-8542
Published: 
12/1988

Abstract

Police efficiency and effectiveness are not inextricably linked, and the police must demonstrate productive use of the resources and authority provided to them. Key issues are police performance; human resource management; operations research and evaluation; and expenditure control.

Cite article

Grabosky P. 1988. Efficiency and effectiveness in Australian policing. Trends & issues in crime and criminal justice No. 16. Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology. https://aic.gov.au/publications/tandi/tandi16