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
As the old adage goes, crime doesn’t pay — but stopping it sure does. She’s been keeping the streets of Merritt safe for years and RCMP Const. Tracy Dunsmore has recently been recognized for her exemplary service in community policing.
A NEW community policing base has opened in Sedbergh, to the delight of residents who said they had felt isolated and unsafe.
There was once a time when Flint police officers were assigned to a beat. Lifetime resident of the city, Gene Skelton remembers those days.