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
Lake Villa resident Joe Kane had been complaining about an overgrown tree that obstructed his view of Grand Avenue every time he tried to pull out of his driveway. But until community policing officer Sgt. Rochelle Tisinai started making contact with residents, nothing happened.
Rimmon Heights Neighborhood Group names Manchester Police Community Policing Division members their Champion of the year.
Manchester community policing officers hung out with the general public for a couple of hours Thursday morning at McDonald's on South Willow Street at the first Coffee with a Cop session.