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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January 21, 2015

Calif. police start body camera program to build trust

Of 100 new cameras, 50 were put on officers Tuesday and another 50 officers will receive them in February - Full Story
January 08, 2015
Video: Anti-police protester undergoes use of force scenario training

Video: Anti-police protester undergoes use of force scenario training

Reverend Jarrett Maupin, a civil rights activist, had a quick change of heart after undergoing three different shoot-don't-shoot scenarios - Full Story
December 29, 2014
NY police commish: Less rhetoric, more dialogue needed

NY police commish: Less rhetoric, more dialogue needed

Bratton said the "pent-up frustrations" that have caused people to take to the streets in recent weeks go far beyond policing policies - Full Story
December 26, 2014

Police and fire officials save Calif. family's Christmas

Josh Roffeis was about to leave for work Wednesday when he discovered his car filled with his family's Christmas presents had been stolen - Full Story
December 25, 2014

NY police give money after donation kettles stolen

Police in a Buffalo suburb have helped take some of the sting out of the theft of hundreds of dollars dropped into two Salvation Army donation kettles - Full Story
December 25, 2014
After NYC deaths, a surge of support for police

After NYC deaths, a surge of support for police

At a time when many in the nation's police community feel embattled, Americans across the country are making an effort to express support - Full Story
December 22, 2014

NY police donate to save family's stolen Christmas

After a burglar stole a suburban NY family's Christmas presents from under the tree, police stepped in - Full Story
December 18, 2014

Utah dispatchers give gift of music to disabled caller

In less than a week, someone had made more than 4K calls to 911. At one point, emergency dispatcher Kari Bueno was receiving three to four calls a minute - Full Story
December 17, 2014

The 5 best police dance videos of 2014

By PoliceOne Staff We all need to loosen up on the job every once in a while, and what better way to... - Full Story
December 16, 2014

Top 5 acts of police kindness caught on camera in 2014

By PoliceOne Staff From cops connecting with kids to lending a hand to those in poverty, 2014 was filled... - Full Story

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