Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

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

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Q27c. 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?

c. Proactively make agency policies available for public review (e.g., on agency website)

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?

c. Proactively make agency policies available for public review (e.g., on agency website)
Already Being Used 12% 6% 18% 10% 8%
Very Likely 2% 8% 14% 9% 9%
Somewhat Likely 18% 12% 23% 21% 15%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 18% 19% 21% 17% 19%
Somewhat Unlikely 25% 9% 10% 6% 9%
Very Unlikely 5% 12% 7% 16% 12%
Don't Know 21% 33% 8% 21% 27%
*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?

c. Proactively make agency policies available for public review (e.g., on agency website)
Already Being Used 6% 7% 9% 18% 21% 8%
Very Likely 8% 8% 6% 15% 14% 9%
Somewhat Likely 12% 15% 21% 24% 21% 15%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 18% 22% 18% 16% 12% 19%
Somewhat Unlikely 10% 8% 12% 9% 12% 9%
Very Unlikely 16% 11% 13% 6% 0% 12%
Don't Know 31% 29% 21% 12% 20% 27%
*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?

c. Proactively make agency policies available for public review (e.g., on agency website)
Already Being Used 2% 7% 10% 7% 9% 12% 8%
Very Likely 6% 6% 9% 8% 12% 12% 9%
Somewhat Likely 12% 12% 11% 17% 19% 20% 15%
Neither Likely nor Unlikely 21% 20% 21% 18% 16% 19% 19%
Somewhat Unlikely 14% 11% 10% 10% 6% 8% 9%
Very Unlikely 20% 11% 13% 10% 12% 8% 12%
Don't Know 26% 32% 26% 29% 27% 21% 27%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.