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 17th 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 7, 2015
President Barack Obama has appointed a metro Atlanta law enforcement official to a newly created task force on community policing.
In the 1990's, the Clinton administration funded community policing efforts in cities and included police “mini stations.” In each Cleveland Council ward, one or two officers staffed the stations in rec centers or store fronts.
Bukit Panjang Neighbourhood Police Centre (NPC) has rolled out the Community Policing System (COPS) and the 'Silver Watch Group @ Bukit Panjang' initiative to raise crime awareness among elderly residents. The event, held at Blk 259 Bangkit Road today, seeks to generate awareness about the enhanced capabilities of Bukit Panjang NPC under COPS. COPS is a transformation of the NPC policing model ...