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    1. Fusion center are centers—consisting of multiple law enforcement agencies—that are designed to bring agencies together by combining efforts to collect, share and analyze information in order to create intelligence law enforcement can act on. 2. Legalistic policing is the style of policing in which officers are by the book, meaning that the police departments that embrace this style of policing will for example give a ticket to someone going 36mph in a 35mph zone. Service policing is the style of policing in which officers prefer to help members of the community rather than strict enforcement. These police departments believe in working with social services and other agencies and help the community to prevent crimes. Watchman policing is…

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    Ethics Inside Law Enforcement Agencies There has been conflict with agencies and communities when it comes to ethics of their officers. Utilitarianism and deontology have shown to impact the law enforcement tremendously. When it comes to the decision-making process, Conway and Gawronski have conducted several studies to determine inclinations of morals in human beings (Conway & Gawronski, 2013). Psychology is an important part of the ethics thinking of individuals. Not everyone is made to think…

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    Law Enforcement Agencies

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    The Law Enforcement Agencies have a variety of departments for the many scenarios that occur or have the possibility to occur and put people in danger. The Explosive Ordinance Disposal team, Special Weapons And Tactics team and K-9 are units inside a police department that are specialized to solve a specific scenario. Each unit has extra training apart from the everyday training to keep them in good physical condition. These units also carry extra gear with the equipment needed to carry out…

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    The four federal agencies in the U.S. that are involved in drug interdiction include the DEA, the U.S. Customs and Border Control, the U.S. Coast Guard and the U.S. military (Levinthal, 2012). In 1973, the Bureau of Narcotics and Dangerous Drugs and the Customs' drug agents were combined and reestablished as the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA Programs, n.d.). It is the only one of the four agencies whose only responsibility is drug-law enforcement. There are more than 4,000 officers, who…

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    Police Agency Roles

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    order for policing agency to be successful and stop crime a police organizations must be setup. This gives police agencies a chain of command and structure. It is also important that every agency knows their roles and responsibilities as it applies to the law. Each policing agency either falls under Federal, State, or local agencies. Knowing this enables the different policing agency to know what laws to enforce in their area of responsibility. Each agencies roles and functions are set forth…

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    regards to homeland security. Intelligence makes up a giant portion of homeland security. There are many elements that comprise the intelligence community. These elements include local law-enforcement, state level law enforcement, and federal law enforcement. It is imperative that all elements of intelligence are utilized. It is also imperative that all of these elements share their collected intelligence. The abilities of each element are greatly improved when they are able to come together to…

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    encourage the recruitment of Asian-Americans to pursue careers in law enforcement, police departments are encouraged to work in partnership with Asian organizations such as the Asian Law Caucus, Asian Pacific Islander Legal Outreach, and the National Asian Peace Officers’ Association (Hicks, 2015). Community trust and police integrity correlate with one another (United States Department of Justice-Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, 2015). By establishing strategies that can foster…

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    Crime data, crimes committed in the United States and the data collected of those crimes, are collected by two major systems and sources: The Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program, which is also known as the UCR/NIBRS Program, and the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS) headed by the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS). The UCR/NIBRS Program This national system of uniform crime statistic (UCR) data collection was developed in 1930, and it the main source…

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    These officers are also the most visible law enforcement officials. Local law enforcement officials perform their sworn duties within cities, villages, and townships. Just like state and federal officers, these individuals are armed whether on or off duty; unlike state and federal officers, local law enforcement agencies protect the citizens and enforce the laws of the United States, their state government, and their local municipality within their assigned jurisdictions…

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    Though this model reduces violence, agencies should still be concerned with halting the supply of drugs. No, law enforcement agencies should not out-right say, “which to the delivery model because it reduces violence”, they should, however, pull recourses to tracking and tacking down head suppliers, cutting of the source. To me, this would be more effective than using lots resources to solve drug-related violence cases, though agencies should not cease this aspect of the War on Drugs. Still, we…

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