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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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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NJ department asks parents to stop using police as scare tactic

Wildwood Police Chief Robert Regalbuto says officers do not want children to be scared of police when they need help - Full Story

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Videos: Detroit cops break out dance moves at music fest

Officers in attendance used the festival as an opportunity for connecting with the community - Full Story

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Community policing at center of Cleveland reform plan

Community policing at center of Cleveland reform plan

Community policing, improved training and policies concerning the use of force are key elements in the 105-page agreement - Full Story

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Slain Neb. officer on connecting with kids

A 2013 interview with Kerrie Orozco detailing her efforts to connect with kids in the community in order to steer them away from gang life. Orozco was tragically shot to death in May 2015 during the attempted arrest of a fugitive.

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Va. cop's home video goes viral

An officer is getting a lot of attention for a home video he hopes will help humanize police to the public.

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Obama to visit Camden to talk community police initiatives

Camden was recently one of eight places designated a "Promise Zone," which could open doors to get extra federal grants - Full Story



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