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 22, 2014
Chilliwack Community Policing officers investigated an incident at a local school that led to an arrest Wednesday. Gregory Bush, 26, was arrested on outstanding warrants after he had been seen at the Chilliwack school, and RCMP were informed that a suspicious male had been seen at the location.
SALISBURY, Md. - From the tensions in Ferguson, Missouri to the ongoing litigation in Salisbury, Maryland, it's clear there is a need for transparency between police and the public.
The Leesburg Police Department was awarded the 2014 Community Policing Award from the International Association of Chiefs of Police and Cisco Systems.