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.
Betsy Brantner Smith discusses the importance of maintaining a pool of informants or sources in the neighborhoods you patrol. These sources can be created by building rapport with those you encounter on the streets, or even those that you're questioning on a minor crime.
Ensuring the public's safety with large crowds is a complex challenge. General Dynamics' Mobile Communications Event Solution allows law enforcement to quickly respond to potential accidents, crime, and terrorism before they happen. The Mobile Communications Event Solution will help public safety officials provide large event security by allowing officers and command posts to gather and share data.