Oakland Police Department- Investigations Division

Paper title: Oakland Police Department- Investigations Division

Academic level: College

Pages: 7

Source amount: 8

Subject:  Agency Administration

Formatting style:  APA

Type: Research paper

Details:  Analyze and report The Oakland, CA Police Department, Investigations Division. The focus of the analysis is to examine the manner in which the section/bureau/division influences agency operations. To complete this project, you should: 1.Select the agency and section/bureau/division in which you are interested. 2.Gather materials from the agency, such as organization charts, annual reports, and budgets. 3.Interview persons working in the section about their job(s). 4.Observe the activities in the section. 5.Describe the structure, practice, and procedures of the agency and of the section you plan to analyze. 6.Describe the procedures you will use to conduct your study including interviewing some people who work in the section. 7.Compare similar agencies. 8.Describe the results of your study. 9.Make conclusions about your findings, including the positive and negative aspects you discovered. Your paper must include: 1.A cover page 2.Introduction 3.Methodology section 4.Discussion 5.Reference page 6.Appendix which might include a summary of your interview(s) and organization charts of your agency and your section The text of this paper should be at least 2,000 words or eight pages typewritten or computer-generated, not counting the cover page, reference pages, appendices. Demonstrate that you understand the terminology and the concepts used in the section of the agency you study and that you know how to apply these concepts. Demonstrate that you can synthesize, analyze, and evaluate information. You must correctly use APA format in source citation both in the body of the paper and in the reference page.