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
The Elkhart County Sheriff's Department is working to connect officers with the community to try to reduce crime through a community policing initiative. Elkhart County Sheriff Brad Rogers said he wants to solve more cases by giving citizens the opportunity to provide information to police who are patrolling in their area.
WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- A community meeting tonight for folks to ask questions to officers in their community but did they get answers? For most the answer seemed to be yes. Folks had questions about neighborhood crime and about traffic in their neighborhood. Officers and City of Wilmington officials were on hand to answer those questions too. It's a part of the police department’s effort to ...
Chief believes officers should be in high-visibility areas