Assessing Responses to Problems

Assessing Responses to Problems: An Introductory Guide for Police Problem-Solvers


Office of Community Oriented Policing Services


John E. Eck

This problem-solving tool summarizes knowledge about information gathering and analysis techniques that might assist police at any of the four main stages of a problem-oriented project: scanning, analysis, response and assessment. Extensive technical and scientific literature covers each technique addressed in the guide.

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