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.
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August 27, 2015

Man charged in death of 9-year-old girl in Ferguson

The fourth grader was struck while doing homework on her mother's bed - Full Story
August 27, 2015

Ill. city compiles 'habitual drunkard' list to limit booze sales

The list will have 'certain clientele' whom police and fire departments see regularly - Full Story
August 27, 2015

NYPD police announces new unit after Times Square complaints

The area, one of the busiest and most crowded in the nation, will get new officers who would work regular shifts - Full Story
August 26, 2015

La. PD’s PSA aims to educate public on what to do when stopped by cops

A police department created a video detailing how to act during a traffic stop - Full Story
August 25, 2015

Md. issues statewide guidelines to prevent profiling

The guide applies to a broader range beyond traffic stops, including routine operations and ongoing investigations - Full Story
August 25, 2015

Police arrest over 200 'johns' in Washington prostitution crackdown

Police are trying to curb an increase in prostitution - Full Story
August 24, 2015

LAPD urges officers to be community guardians, not warriors on crime

The department is using its notorious history as a crucial lesson for its current officers - Full Story
August 21, 2015

5 inspiring police stories this week

By PoliceOne Staff We’re looking for a short, snappy series name (i.e. “Helping Hands:”)... - Full Story
August 21, 2015

Increased focus on officer-involved shootings brings Miss. cops to class

The Ferguson effect and trend to videotape police actions has made many departments refocus their efforts - Full Story
August 20, 2015
Calif. cop dedicated career to suicide prevention

Calif. cop dedicated career to suicide prevention

CHP Officer Kevin Briggs patrolled the Golden Gate Bridge for 23 years and encountered over 200 people 'over the rail' - Full Story

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