Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Fall 2015 Data Tables

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Q27a. To the best of your knowledge, how likely or unlikely is it that the primary law enforcement agency serving your jurisdiction will use the following practices in the near future, or are they already being used?

a. Have a citizen task force that advises the law enforcement agency

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
To the best of your knowledge, how likely or unlikely is it that the primary law enforcement agency serving your jurisdiction will use the following practices in the near future, or are they already being used?

a. Have a citizen task force that advises the law enforcement agency
Already Being Used 8% 4% 8% 3% 4%
Very Likely 3% 2% 4% 0% 2%
Somewhat Likely 10% 8% 10% 5% 8%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 19% 24% 24% 22% 23%
Somewhat Unlikely 30% 12% 21% 15% 14%
Very Unlikely 16% 20% 29% 36% 23%
Don't Know 14% 32% 4% 18% 25%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
To the best of your knowledge, how likely or unlikely is it that the primary law enforcement agency serving your jurisdiction will use the following practices in the near future, or are they already being used?

a. Have a citizen task force that advises the law enforcement agency
Already Being Used 2% 4% 4% 7% 17% 4%
Very Likely 1% 3% 2% 4% 8% 2%
Somewhat Likely 7% 6% 10% 12% 9% 8%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 22% 25% 23% 25% 19% 23%
Somewhat Unlikely 13% 13% 21% 16% 19% 14%
Very Unlikely 26% 22% 23% 24% 15% 23%
Don't Know 29% 27% 17% 11% 13% 25%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Region of Michigan Crosstabulation
% within Region of Michigan
  Region of Michigan Total
Upper Peninsula Northern Lower Peninsula West Central Lower Peninsula East Central Lower Peninsula Southwest Lower Peninsula Southeast Lower Peninsula
To the best of your knowledge, how likely or unlikely is it that the primary law enforcement agency serving your jurisdiction will use the following practices in the near future, or are they already being used?

a. Have a citizen task force that advises the law enforcement agency
Already Being Used 2% 3% 6% 3% 6% 6% 4%
Very Likely 1% 2% 2% 2% 3% 4% 2%
Somewhat Likely 7% 6% 6% 10% 6% 10% 8%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 20% 26% 26% 20% 23% 23% 23%
Somewhat Unlikely 20% 14% 15% 15% 12% 12% 14%
Very Unlikely 29% 18% 20% 21% 25% 29% 23%
Don't Know 22% 31% 26% 28% 25% 16% 25%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.