Email to County Commissioners

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Essay #: 055651
Total text length is 6,557 characters (approximately 4.5 pages).

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Abstract
This paper is in the form of the body of an email requesting the County Commissioners to reconsider proposed Sherriff’s department force strength reductions. It will review statistical data of the results of other metropolitan area police department reductions in strength and the effect upon crime rates. The national trend of per capita force strength is examined. A summation of potential community effect is presented.
Email to County Commissioners
Budget shortfalls are an undeniable reality of the modern governmental landscape; the current economic climate is threatening to place further strains on the county treasury. In these times of fiscal difficulty it is understandable that all departments need to reevaluate their present...
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