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ensuring obedience to the laws

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They chose the law enforcement profession because they wanted to better the communities they served.
In submitting data to the national UCR Program, law enforcement agencies count one offense for each victim of crimes against persons.
Using this comprehensive set of data, the FBI began in 1972 to produce two reports annually, Law Enforcement Officers Killed Summary and the Analysis of Assaults on Federal Officers.
It is incumbent upon all data users to become as well educated as possible about how to understand and quantify the nature and extent of crime in the United States and in any of the more than 17,000 jurisdictions represented by law enforcement contributors to the Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program.
A well thought-out policy can also help clarify for administrators the murkiest areas of the Patriot Act, such as the sections which relate to computer trespass, and which seem to give law enforcement unchecked powers.
In the battle against haters, extremists and those who seek to erode our democratic values and threaten our security, we are committed to providing law enforcement agencies with the resources and tools to augment their ongoing efforts,'' said Nancy Volpert, an associate director of the ADL.
Mexico Border, the military role in domestic law enforcement is now so broad and deep that it might as well be searching, seizing, and arresting.
law enforcement agencies to apprehend criminal enterprises before they can cause harm to consumers and banking organizations.
By combining ImageWare's and Foray Technologies' extensive experience in law enforcement systems, we will provide our customers with broadened features and an integrated platform," said Tom Hennings, president of Foray Technologies.
6) Despite its value, some law enforcement agencies often do not view electronic recording as a priority because many courts still accept confession evidence based solely on an investigator's oral testimony and written reports.
Establishing offenses known to law enforcement as the appropriate measure, the Committee evaluated various crimes on the basis of their seriousness, frequency of occurrence, pervasiveness in all geographic areas of the country, and likelihood of being reported to law enforcement.
The murders and attacks against law enforcement officers charged with keeping the public peace and safety have always been a source of community concern.
The law enforcement agencies that participate in the national hate crime program collect details about an offender's bias motivation associated with the following 11 offense types already being reported to the UCR Program: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, aggravated assault, simple assault, intimidation (crimes against persons); and robbery, burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, arson, and destruction/damage/vandalism (crimes against property).
The winner in the March 5 election will become Kern County's first new sheriff in 12 years, running a department with more than 1,000 employees and responsible for law enforcement in unincorporated communities and the cities of Tehachapi, Maricopa, McFarland and Wasco.
We have also devoted significant resources to providing technical assistance and training both to domestic and foreign law enforcement and banking supervisory agencies.
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