Essay On Police Crime

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According to the modus operandi (the methods used by a criminal during commission a crime); criminal police officers are frequently able to identify an offender. Visual identification of a stranger by the victim is possible as well. However everything should be done quickly and thoroughly.
Sometimes it is necessary to take into consideration that criminals can commit different type of crime than it is documented in the police files. Thus, criminal police officers should keep their minds wide open and definitely focus on:
 discovering the time and location where a suspect claimed to be (somewhere else than on the crime scene and at the time when the crime occurred),
 verification and supplementation of initial information with additional information
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pawnshops, junk shops, used car dealers, market places, flea market, scrap material purchase,
 other places associated with particular criminal case, e.g. extremist or terrorist groups environment, restaurants, airports, night clubs
The minimum for effective police activity is to have an idea of criminal offender identity, motivation, potential injury, stolen items, used weapons and tools, and so on. In other words, we need have information that can lead most likely to suspect identification. Failing that, the operative patrols can provide operative search that can have a wide-ranging character. However, it is necessary to adopt the required means in a short period of time, so that the perpetrator is still near the crime scene.
12. Activation and cooperation with a network of informants
Activation of informants’ network should be done as soon as possible after the crime has been committed or discovered. It is required that criminal police officers give some instructions to particular informants (for obtaining information on modus operandi, motive, description of perpetrator, stolen items, etc.). At the same time they need to use individual approach to them (according to their possibilities, skills, environment in which they work; their professional orientation, etc.). Concerning instructions, there are several ways of doing this, for example providing suspect typology; verification of alibi; discovering of stolen items, weapons or tools used during the commission of crime, or their hiding places; personal contacts of suspect, accomplices, and so
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