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ISBN: 0833044168, 9780833044167
Authors: Bernard D. Rostker, Lawrence M. Hanser, William M. Hix, Carl Jensen, Andrew R. Morral, Greg Ridgeway, Terry L. Schell
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: firearm, training, discharge, review, process, department, new, york, city, police, evaluation
Formats:PDF
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In January 2007, New York City Police Commissioner Raymond W. Kelly wanted to make sure that his department was doing everything necessary to minimize the unnecessary discharge of firearms. He asked the RAND Corporation to examine the quality and completeness of the New York City Police Department (NYPD) firearm-training program and identify potential improvements in the design and delivery of the......
ISBN: 0309091241, 9780309091244
Authors: Charles F. Wellford, John V. Pepper,, Carol V. Petrie, editors, Committee On Law, Justice, National Research Council
Source: www.nap.edu
Keywords: review, critical, violence, firearms
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For years proposals for gun control and the ownership of firearms have been among the most contentious issues in American politics. For public authorities to make reasonable decisions on these matters, they must take into account facts about the relationship between guns and violence as well as conflicting constitutional claims and divided public opinion. In performing these tasks, legislators nee......
ISBN: 1437932398, 9781437932393
Author: Unknown
Source: www.ebookdb.org
Keywords: over, firearms, controls, dhs, homeland, securty, department
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Copyrights: General Copyright

Publisher: DIANE PublishingPublished Time: DIANE PublishingPages: 27......
ISBN: 0833044788, 9780833044785
Authors: Greg Ridgeway, Glenn L. Pierce, Anthony A. Braga, George Tita, Garen Wintemute, Wendell Roberts
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: study, los, angeles, case, markets, disrupting, illegal, firearm, strategies
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In 2001, with the support of a grant from the National Institute of Justice, RAND initiated a research and program-development effort to understand the nature of illegal gun markets operating in the city of Los Angeles, California. The primary goal of this project was to determine whether a data-driven, problem-solving approach could yield new interventions aimed at disrupting the workings of loca......
Authors: George Tita, Greg Ridgeway, Anthony A. Braga, Glenn L. Pierce
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: ammunition, firearm, purchase, criminal
Formats:PDF
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Laws that prohibit certain individuals from owning firearms also pertain to ammunition. Whereas retail sales of firearms to criminals are regularly disrupted by instant background checks, sales of ammunition are essentially unchecked and the rate at which criminals acquire ammunition is unknown. This research describes the ammunition market and estimates the rate at which criminals are acquiring a......
ISBN: 1437918182, 9781437918182
Author: Jess T. Ford
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Keywords: trafficking, planing, coordination, challenges, face, mexico, efforts, combat, firearms
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Publisher: DIANE PublishingPublished Time: DIANE PublishingPages: 83In recent years, violence along the U.S.-Mexico border has escalated dramatically, due largely to the Mexican gov?t. efforts to disrupt Mexican drug trafficking org. U.S. and Mexican law enforcement officials generally agree that many of the firearms used to perpetrate crimes in Mexico are illicitly trafficked from the U.S. across......
ISBN: 1437942032, 9781437942033
Author: Frank R. Lautenberg
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Keywords: major, vulnerability, threat, looming, explosives, terrorists, firearms
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Publisher: DIANE PublishingPublished Time: DIANE PublishingPages: 13Instead of making us safer, U.S. law is enabling suspected terrorists to purchase the guns and explosives they need to carry out an attack. The ?Terror Gap? ?- which prohibits the gov?t. from stopping people on the terrorist watch list from purchasing guns and explosives -- must be closed before it is too late. Given the trend in ......
Authors: Mark A. Schuster, Todd M. Franke, Amy M. Bastian, Sinaroth Sor, Neal Halfon
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: children, homes, patterns, storage, firearm
Formats:PDF
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This study determined the prevalence and storage patterns of firearms in US homes with children.......
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