Community policing is a philosophy that promotes organizational strategies, which support the systematic use of partnerships and problem-solving techniques, to proactively address the immediate conditions that give rise to public safety issues such as crime, social disorder, and fear of crime.
In its 16th year, the IACP/Cisco Community Policing Awards competition honors those departments worldwide that have prevented and decreased crime and terrorism by forging partnerships with their communities.
Submission Deadline: Midnight EST, June 8, 2014
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MASON CITY | The Mason City Community Policing Advisory Board is offering a free women's self-defense seminar from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at the Mason City Black Belt Academy, 1323 N. Federal Ave.
The U.S. Department of Justice said community policing is also known as "smart policing." VIDEO: What is community policing? Officers spend a lot of their time in the same neighborhoods, they get to know the people there and the people get to know them. "I think a lot of the counselors are saying, 'Why didn't we start it years ago when we had the opportunity?' " said City Council member Brad ...