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
Neighbors in Barhamville Estates demand protection following a shooting near Bolden Stadium on Friday night.
The Penang state executive council has called on the public and civil society to take over the role played by the embattled Voluntary Patrol Unit (PPS) in helping the police to combat crime. In its resolution made today, the council said it hoped that local communities can help by undertaking community policing to prevent crime and maintain...
Oceanside community policing volunteers and board members Rowena Massey-Hicks and Shirley Cochrane spoke to The NEWS about the many programs available through community policing.