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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March 19, 2015

Video: Mo. cops lead St. Patrick's Day flash mob

The idea for the dance came from and was organized by three KCPD officers - Full Story
March 13, 2015

DOJ will use grants to encourage good community-police relations

The Justice Department will help fight crime while it tries to strengthen the bonds between police and residents of six ethnically diverse cities - Full Story
March 09, 2015
Wis. chief treading carefully after fatal OIS

Wis. chief treading carefully after fatal OIS

Chief said he has gone out of his way to avoid what he once called Ferguson's "missteps" - Full Story
March 04, 2015

NYC Council begins hearings on police-community relations

Four precincts will be part of program in which officers will spend one-third of their shift devoted to going street by street to form community relationships - Full Story
March 03, 2015

NH police issuing tickets for pizza, french fries

Inspired by how well residents have handled a tough winter, police have been giving out gift cards for people using crosswalks and driving properly - Full Story
March 03, 2015

Video: Texas PD's McConaughey spoof goes viral

The Cedar Hill Police Department is getting quite a bit of attention for a parody of a series of car commercials - Full Story
March 02, 2015
Obama: 'Now is the moment' for changes to policing

Obama: 'Now is the moment' for changes to policing

White House task force recommends more police training and data collection on the use of deadly force - Full Story
February 27, 2015

Hundreds ask Cleveland to reopen police mini-stations

The city established the stations at community centers in the 1990s to connect officers and residents, but closed them in 2005 - Full Story
February 25, 2015

Ark. cop's Facebook post changes struggling student's life

Officer John Shipman was on his way home from an off-duty security job when he noticed a man walking on the side of the road in 19-degree weather - Full Story
February 23, 2015

Trending Topics: When cops go above and beyond for kids

By PoliceOne Staff Police go above and beyond the call of duty every day for their community, but there’s... - Full Story

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