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
ADVANCED FOR RELEASE SATURDAY, MARCH 28, 2015 Mankato Public Safety officer Mohamed Mohamed stops by an impromptu soccer game while fulfilling his community policing duties Friday Mar. 17, 2015, in Ma
Community policing remains a top priority for Huntington Police Chief Joe Ciccarelli.
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe signed an executive order Wednesday that requires all of the state's Alcoholic Beverage Control agents to undergo training on use-of-force policy and community policing after the bloody arrest of a University of Virginia student sparked protests.