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The Law Enforcement Assistance Administration: A Partnership for Crime Control.
Law Enforcement Assistance Administration (Dept. of Justice), Washington, DC.
The Law Enforcement Assistance Administration (LEAA) works with State and local governments in the tasks of crime control and law enforcement. The LEAA provides funding, leadership, and guidance to State and local crime control programs which are formulated by State planning agencies. It is also responsible for maintaining the integrity of these programs and for seeing that they meet legislative requirements. The document describes the areas of activities undertaken by the LEAA. These include the following: (1) major achievements, (2) legislation, (3) funding history, (4) programs, (5) leadership in civil rights, (6) system for safeguarding criminal history records, (7) special services, (8) publications, and (9) procedures for applying for LEAA financial aid. Lists of LEAA regional offices and State planning agencies are appended. (EC)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
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Authoring Institution: Law Enforcement Assistance Administration (Dept. of Justice), Washington, DC.