Patrolling: The Police Operations System

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Before I get into the Patrol experiment, it’s important to know that patrol or patrolling in the backbone of policing. Patrolling is the central feature of the police operations system.
Some of the basic functions police officers are to deter crimes, which is to receive calls, watch for crimes as they ride around, walk the streets. As they look for these crimes and arrive on scene; it is their duty to enhance the safety of citizens by protecting them from potential threats and make sure the area is safely secure. Lastly, it’s the police officers responsibility to know he or she has backup on the way in case something happens.
A landmark experiment happened back in the years 1972 & 1973 for American policing. It was the first actual experiment

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