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ERIC Number: EJ463386
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0193-841X
Computers in the Cop Car: Impact of the Mobile Digital Terminal Technology on Motor Vehicle Theft Clearance and Recovery Rates in a Texas City.
Nunn, Samuel
Evaluation Review, v17 n2 p182-203 Apr 1993
Assessed the impact of the Mobile Digital Terminal technology (computers used to communicate with remote crime databases) on motor vehicle theft clearance (arresting a perpetrator) and recovery rates in Fort Worth (Texas), using a time series analysis. Impact has been ambiguous, with little evidence of improved clearance or recovery. (SLD)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Texas (Fort Worth)