Census of state and local law enforcement agencies, 1996
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Census of state and local law enforcement agencies, 1996 by Brian Reaves

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Justice Programs in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



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  • Police, State -- United States -- Statistics,
  • Law enforcement -- United States -- States -- Statistics

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Statementby Brian A. Reaves and Andrew L. Goldberg.
SeriesBulletin / Bureau of Justice Statistics, Bulletin (United States. Bureau of Justice Statistics)
ContributionsGoldberg, Andrew L., United States. Bureau of Justice Statistics.
LC ClassificationsHV7965 .R43 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination15 p. :
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL489924M
LC Control Number98220658

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