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Systems approach

Management thinking that emphasises the interdependence and interactive nature of elements within and external to an organisation

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Strategy

An investigative strategy is a way to gather evidence that will confirm an allegation or find it to be unfounded. Strategies could also identify ways to collect information. A strategy is a well-considered approach to a certain problem and it defines lines of inquiry. Investigative actions are part of the strategy.

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Strategic assessment

The process of determining where an organisation stands in relation to the effective achievement of its key business or functional objectives; whether those objectives remain feasible and appropriate; whether they should be changed; and the identification of necessary steps to achieve these outcomes.

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Sting operations

The purpose of ‘sting’ operations is to penetrate suspected corrupt groups or approach corrupt individuals, collect evidence and identify and arrest offenders. They could be best described as a construction made by the police where they offer people opportunities to commit a crime (corrupt activity) with the purpose of catching the offender ‘in the act’.

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Statement of values

A declaration of values that guide an organisation’s intentions to carry out its various functions.

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