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Dear Participant: We have created this survey in the hope that you will help us determine how effective we have been as a police department, how you feel about your police department, what your concerns may be, and how your police department might be able to respond to your concerns. This survey is very important and we feel it is even more important to get your views on your community. Please help your police department and your community by taking a few minutes to complete this survey.  Please give answers about your experiences in Graham, North Carolina and/or with the Graham Police Department in North Carolina.  Thank you for your time and input.

* 1. Are you a resident of the city of Graham, North Carolina?

* 2. How safe would you feel walking in your Graham neighborhood after dark?

* 3. How safe would you feel walking in your Graham neighborhood during the day?

* 4. How safe do you feel doing business or visiting areas of Graham outside of your neighborhood?

* 5. How safe do you feel doing business and spending leisure time in the downtown area of Graham?

* 6. During your most recent contact with the Graham Police Department, how would you rate the courtesy, behavior, and demeanor of the police officer?

* 7. During your most recent contact with a non-sworn employee (Administrative Assistant, Records Clerk, Parking Enforcement, Receptionist) of the Graham Police Department, how would you rate the courtesy, behavior, and demeanor of the department employee?

* 8. During your most recent contact with the Graham Police Department, how would you rate the overall attitude of the officer(s)?

* 9. If you have had contact with Graham Police Department what type of contact did you have?
Please check all that apply.

* 10. Based on your experience, how would you rate the overall competence level of Graham Police Department employees?

* 11. Based on your experience, how would you rate the overall performance of the Graham Police Department?

* 12. How satisfied are you with the quality of services the Graham Police Department provides?

* 13. Have you been a victim of a crime in the past 12 months?

* 14. Did you report the crime to the police department?

* 15. What do you feel is the greatest problem in you neighborhood?

* 16. In order for our agency to address problems in your neighborhood please list location, on what street do you reside (please give the closest cross street). (optional)

* 17. What is your gender?

* 18. What is your age group?

* 19. What is your educational level?

* 20. What is your race/ethnic group?

* 21. What is your main source of news and information about the Graham Police Department?

* 22. On what have you based your opinions in this survey?

* 23. What recommendations or suggestions do you have for improvements to the services provided by the Graham Police Department. Please be specific.

If you wish to provide us with confidential information please contact the Graham Police Department at (336) 570-6711 or Burlington/Alamance County Crime Stoppers (336) 229-7100
 
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