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Items to Cover in the Research Paper (at a minimum)
Purpose and Jurisdiction (Mission & Vision Statement, jurisdiction, areas of responsibility)
Organizational structure (Hierarchy, top to bottom, etc.)
Budget for current fiscal year (Personnel, operational, capital improvements, etc.)
Training/Professional Development (Initial, specialized & annual in-service training)
Identify & discuss current technology utilized (Mobile Data Computers, in-car/body cameras, 3-D scanners, crime mapping software)
Identify & discuss current challenges facing organization (e.g. Budgetary, community issues, etc.)