The Resource National Study of Law Enforcement Agencies' Policies Regarding Missing Children and Homeless Youth, 1986

National Study of Law Enforcement Agencies' Policies Regarding Missing Children and Homeless Youth, 1986

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National Study of Law Enforcement Agencies' Policies Regarding Missing Children and Homeless Youth, 1986
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National Study of Law Enforcement Agencies' Policies Regarding Missing Children and Homeless Youth, 1986
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The purpose of the study was to provide information about law enforcement agencies' handling of missing child cases, including the rates of closure for these cases, agencies' initial investigative procedures for handling such reports, and obstacles to investigation. Case types identified include runaway, parental abduction, stranger abduction, and missing for unknown reasons. Other key variables provide information about the existence and types of policies within law enforcement agencies regarding missing child reports, such as a waiting period and classification of cases. The data also contain information about the cooperation of and use of the National Center of Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) and the National Crime Information Center (NCIC)
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  • Collins, James J
  • Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor]
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  • McCalla, Mary Ellen
  • Powers, Linda L.
  • Stutts, Ellen S.
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National Study of Law Enforcement Agencies' Policies Regarding Missing Children and Homeless Youth, 1986
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  • 1986
  • 6127
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ICPSR06127.v1
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National Study of Law Enforcement Agencies' Policies Regarding Missing Children and Homeless Youth, 1986
Publication
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  • 1986
  • 6127
Control code
ICPSR06127.v1
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions

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