community policing

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community policing

the assigning of the same one or two police officers to a particular area so that they become familiar with the residents and the residents with them, as a way of reducing crime.
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Additionally, the bill supported more than $228.5 million in funding for Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS).
The federal office of Community Oriented Policing Services has funded more than 6,000 cops in schools since 1998, the year the program began, and recently announced another $20.5 million in funding for the hiring of additional officers, says Tim Quinn, chief of staff at COPS.
Department of Justice Office of Community Oriented Policing Services is supporting a series of local training sessions in 14 communities across the nation.
This summit, supported by the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services and the National Institute of Justice, brought nearly 60 participants together to discuss the challenges of recruiting and retaining of officers.
Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS Office), supported a project conducted by the Mid-Atlantic Regional Community Policing Institute (MARCPI) to assess and document existing community policing strategies in colleges and universities.
Senator Susan Collins announced that the Senate Appropriations Committee approved $310 million an increase of $34.5 million for the Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) Office as part of the fiscal year 2019 Commerce, Justice, and Science Appropriations bill.
National Summit on Intelligence: Gathering, Sharing, Analysis, and Use After 9-11, an Office of Community Oriented Policing Services report, contains findings from a November 2007 summit that addressed challenges encountered in sharing criminal intelligence.
At a press conference in Philadelphia on July 28, Vice President Joe Biden and Attorney General Eric Holder announced the allocation of $1 billion in new Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) grants to support efforts of law enforcement agencies in each of the 50 states.
A new guide developed by the Justice Department's Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) is attempting to curtail those figures by helping jurisdictions understand factors that increase the risk of false burglar alarms, providing a series of questions to help jurisdictions analyze their local situation, and reviewing and evaluating responses that other jurisdictions have taken.
Senator Chris Coons (D-Del.), the first Delaware Senator in more than four decades to serve on the critical Appropriations Committee, secured funding for critical law enforcement priorities, including support for the Bulletproof Vest Partnership, Childrens Advocacy Centers, Missing and Exploited Children programs, and the Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) program in the Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations bill, which passed the Senate Appropriations Committee today with bipartisan support.
Bridging the Language Divide: Promising Practices for Law Enforcement is an Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS) report that discusses overcoming language barriers.

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