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The police and the crime problem.

Johan Thorsten Sellin

The police and the crime problem.

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Published by Arno Press, The New York Times in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Police -- United States,
  • Crime -- United States,
  • Police

  • Edition Notes

    StatementThorsten Sellin, editor.
    SeriesPolice in America
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 268 p.
    Number of Pages268
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13530268M
    OCLC/WorldCa10351858

      A bomb threat has been reported at the edge of Jackson Square in the French Quarter, New Orleans police said at a.m. Friday. Officers are .


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OCLC Number: Notes: Edited by Thorsten Sellin. Description: iv pages, 1 leaf, pages illustrations, diagrams 24 cm.

Contents: ForewordThe organization and the functions of the policeProblems of police personnelThe tools and the technique of criminal investigation.

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