ABSTRACT

Community Policing In Action: Lessons From an Observational Study   [open pdf - 37KB]

"Community policing--a relatively recent addition to law enforcement--aims to increase interaction and cooperation between local police and the people and neighborhoods they serve. Its goals are to reduce and prevent crime and to increase feelings of safety among residents. Passage of the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 brought Federal support for implementing and evaluating many community policing programs."

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1998-06
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National Institute of Justice: http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/nij
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