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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November 11, 2015
How to get ahead of a police news story before it gets sensationalized PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

How to get ahead of a police news story before it gets sensationalized

There is a divide between police agencies and their communities today and this divide needs to be bridged - Full Story
November 10, 2015
How Ferguson changed my job as police chief Kenneth Berkowitz - The Suburban Chief

How Ferguson changed my job as police chief

We take our marching orders from the citizens we serve, so we need to be flexible, innovative, and fearless enough to change with the expectations of our residents - Full Story
November 04, 2015
Rapid Response: GI Joe suicide scandal gives public Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - Be Advised...

Rapid Response: GI Joe suicide scandal gives public "one more reason to hate us"

When one cop is found out to be dirty, it besmirches the badge for the 99.99 percent of officers out there doing the right thing, at the right time, for the right reasons - Full Story
October 30, 2015
P1 Photo of the Week: K-9 Donald Trump PoliceOne Members - Photo of the Week

P1 Photo of the Week: K-9 Donald Trump

Little Egg Harbor (N.J.) Patrol Officer Tonya Anderson with her K-9, Tag. The 9-year-old Malinois dressed... - Full Story
October 21, 2015
How a citizens’ police academy can be a positive approach to public relations John Demand - Observation on Demand

How a citizens’ police academy can be a positive approach to public relations

When we as police instructors discuss the why of what we do as well as how we do it, greater understanding, trust, and cooperation can be garnered from members of the community - Full Story
October 16, 2015
Street PR: How every police officer can positively influence our collective image Jim Born - The Integrated Life

Street PR: How every police officer can positively influence our collective image

Every police officer in uniform — whether on the street or working homicide — can take it upon themselves to represent their department in a positive way - Full Story
September 04, 2015
P1 Photo of the Week: Shooting hoops PoliceOne Members - Photo of the Week

P1 Photo of the Week: Shooting hoops

(PoliceOne Image) Magnolia (Ohio) Police Department Sgt. Michael Balash submitted a photo of Patrolman... - Full Story
September 03, 2015
Chief's message: Ending the negative public perception of police Kenneth Berkowitz - The Suburban Chief

Chief's message: Ending the negative public perception of police

If the message and the mission is to pursue peace, justice and tolerance for all, isn’t it hypocritical to lump 800,000+ American cops into a single, negative identity? - Full Story
August 26, 2015
RISE Honorees: How #supportblue is shining a light on the 'quiet majority' of cop supporters Cole Zercoe - Policing in the 21st Century

RISE Honorees: How #supportblue is shining a light on the 'quiet majority' of cop supporters

Support Blue is an awareness campaign designed to bring attention to those who believe in and support the men and women of law enforcement - Full Story
August 25, 2015
Prevent police-involved shootings with education, training American Military University - In Public Safety

Prevent police-involved shootings with education, training

It is imperative that law enforcement agencies not only train officers on proper use of force and law enforcement authority, but also work to educate community members - Full Story



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Community Policing Columnists

Securing the Homeland Securing the Homeland
with Lt. Raymond E. Foster (ret.)
Passion for the Job Passion for the Job
with Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D.
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