Longer days, shorter weeks: Compressed work weeks in policing

Vega, Arturo; Gilbert, Michael J.
September 1997
Public Personnel Management;Fall97, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p391
Academic Journal
Case Study
Presents a case study of a three-day compressed work week implemented by the Bexar County Sheriff's Department, Patrol Division, in San Antonio, Texas in March 1993. Effect on productivity of patrol officers; Impact on attitudinal perceptions held by patrol officers toward their work and personal life; Patrol officers' subjective perceptions of the compressed work week.


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