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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Fla. deputies work with residents to fight crime

By Jerome Burdi Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel Staff Writer Staff Researcher Barbara Hijek contributed... - Full Story


Calif. police use souped-up car to grab kids' attention

By Sophia Kazmi Valley TimesDANVILLE, Calif. — Christina Sally may drive the coolest police car... - Full Story


Chief to citizens: Police keep streets safe

By Tom Dresner Columbia (Missouri) Daily TribuneCOLUMBIA, Miss. — Seems like every day you pick... - Full Story


Mounted park police surprise speeding drivers

By Lawrence Ragonese Newark Star-Ledger NEWARK, N.J. — It's a beautiful summer morning. You're... - Full Story


Bush calls Hurricane Gustav response 'excellent'

Related article: Emergency officials 'optimistic' about Gustav evacuationBy Deb Riechmann The Associated... - Full Story


Police fight town's plan to fire veteran officers

By Mitchell Freedman New York NewsdaySOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. — About 100 police officers and their supporters... - Full Story


GOP convention sees nearly 300 arrests

Related articles: Minn. officers gear up for GOP convention Police arrest protesters at GOP conventionBy... - Full Story


Mo. PD posts meth lab seizures online

By Betsy Taylor The Associated PressST. LOUIS — Savvy homebuyers and residents have long taken... - Full Story


Calif. department's "Operation Chill" rewards kids for good behavior

By Adam Foxman Ventura County StarTHOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — The Thousand Oaks Police Department has... - Full Story


Scooters give Lehigh Univ. police a lift

Pamela Lehman The Allentown Morning CallALLENTOWN, Penn. — As Lehigh University officers sailed... - Full Story

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Community Policing Columnists

Passion for the Job Passion for the Job
with Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D.
Neighborhood Relations Neighborhood Relations
with Booker Hodges