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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Cultural diversity: Why officers should be communicative on the job

The general public wants four things from police officers, but what happens when these things contradict what officers want? Officer Nancy Fatura talks about community relations and how to build a rapport with the public while keeping your safety in mind.

Videos

Ky. cop helps woman finish 10K run

Lt. Aubrey Gregory encouraged runner Asia Ford to complete the 10K after she began to stall around the fourth mile.

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Ky. cop helps woman finish 10K run

Ky. cop helps woman finish 10K run

Lt. Aubrey Gregory encouraged runner Asia Ford to complete the 10K after she began to stall around the fourth mile - Full Story

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Somali cop moving barriers, improving community in Minn.

Being a police officer is something Mohamed Mohamed has always dreamed about - Full Story

Columns

First order of business: Top 10 things cops would do as chief P1 Community - The Question

First order of business: Top 10 things cops would do as chief

By PoliceOne Staff We asked our Facebook fans to sound off on what they would do as their first order ... - Full Story

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3 tips for getting your community on board with police body cameras

The key to gaining your community's trust is to educate them about the program prior to rolling it out. Here's how: - Full Story

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

The idea for the dance came from and was organized by three KCPD officers.

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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

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A look at Houston PD's homeless outreach

The Houston Police Department is taking a unique approach to addressing issues of homelessness.

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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



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with Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D.
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with the Office of Justice Programs' National Institute of Justice (NIJ)