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 17th 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 7, 2015
LABUAN: Labuan police are to extend community policing to all villages and schools on the island this year, prompted by the reduction of the crime index by over 10 per cent last year in areas with a high crime rate.
Fairbanks’s mayor and police chief rolled out a new approach to law enforcement last night. The community policing program is getting started in crime-plagued South Fairbanks. Download Audio
The Camden County Police Department is receiving kudos from President Barack Obama. The department is mentioned in a national report released this week about community policing.