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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Video: Texas officer makes cellphone stop, helps choking driver

Video: Texas officer makes cellphone stop, helps choking driver

Officer who pulled over a driver for illegal use of a cellphone ended up helping the woman, who was trying to call 911 while choking - Full Story

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LAPD: Crime up 13 percent, reversing decade decline

LAPD: Crime up 13 percent, reversing decade decline

Mayor said Los Angeles is still among the safest of the nation's largest cities - Full Story

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Baltimore police order stations to stay open 24/7 after citizen complaint

Baltimore police order stations to stay open 24/7 after citizen complaint

After a citizen's bike was stolen, he walked to the nearest police station only to find it closed - Full Story

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More cops walk US beats as cities emerge from riots, recession

7 out of 10 cities in the US are increasing their spending on public safety - Full Story

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Gay Wash. cop creates 'Safe Place' in Seattle

Gay Wash. cop creates 'Safe Place' in Seattle

'Safe Place' is a campaign against bias crimes that helps LGBTQ community report the crimes without repercussions - Full Story

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NYPD launches new community policing plans

NYPD launches new community policing plans

The program, dubbed "One City: Safe and Fair Everywhere," is being launched after an 18-month department review by Police Commissioner William Bratton - Full Story

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P1 Photo of the Week: The power of solidarity PoliceOne Members - Photo of the Week

P1 Photo of the Week: The power of solidarity

(PoliceOne Image) This week's photo of the week comes from Officer Ken Stevwing of the Pittsburg... - Full Story

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'Uptown Funk' brings together Wis. first responders

Video includes public safety responders from several communities and communications center personnel.

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Video: 'Uptown Funk' brings together Wis. first responders

Video includes public safety responders from several communities and communications center personnel - Full Story

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NY cops play basketball with local kids

Police officers in Troy, New York took some time out of their shift to play basketball with a group of local kids.



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