Community Policing

Community Policing

The Community Policing topic covers efforts by law enforcement agencies and officers to partner with other branches of local government as well as non-governmental organizations (NGOs) such as churches, non-profit community groups, private businesses, to reduce crime and increase the quality of life for law-abiding citizens.
Main News Columns Videos Products Photos
November 20, 2015

Report: 60 percent of Americans say body cams will improve police-community relations

According to the report, there is some confusion among the public about the technology - Full Story
November 19, 2015

NC police respond to racial disparity concerns cited by New York Times

The officers are 'greatly disturbed' by lack of support from chief and other public officials - Full Story
November 19, 2015

Wis. city holds off on body cameras, first wants to build trust in community

Among concerns were police manipulation of cameras, a false sense of security, and privacy - Full Story
November 18, 2015

Calls mount to remove NYPD metal detectors in schools

As crime has plunged over the past two decades, the number of violent crimes and robberies in schools has also fallen - Full Story
November 18, 2015

Wis. sheriff writes himself a ticket for parking in disabled spot

The sheriff also paid a $35 fine and made a donation to an organization that works with the disabled - Full Story
November 18, 2015
Nashville program teaches LEOs about civil rights

Nashville program teaches LEOs about civil rights

As confrontations between police and communities trigger public outcry, leaders are looking for new ways to restore trust - Full Story
November 18, 2015

Pa. police targeting firefighters for using illegal emergency lights

According to current law, all emergency lights must be on the outside of the vehicle - Full Story
November 17, 2015

NC police aim to land Super Bowl ad with 'K-9 Cop Crunchies' video

Officers got the idea when they were considering a change to their departmental patch - Full Story
November 17, 2015

FBI director: Conn. city is model for police-community relations

Comey said law enforcers and the communities they serve have been growing more distant - Full Story

PoliceOne Offers

Sponsored by

Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Community Policing Columnists

TechBeat TechBeat
with the Office of Justice Programs' National Institute of Justice (NIJ)
Police Limit Comic Strip Police Limit Comic Strip
with Garey McKee