Community Policing and Crime Reduction
Write a 500-750 word APA-styled paper that addresses the following two tasks:
1. Define and explain community policing as it is currently practiced in the U.S.
2. From your review of the U.S. Department of Justice Investigation of the Ferguson Police Department – 4 MARCH 2015:
a. What were the main criticisms of community policing in Ferguson?
b. What steps can communities take to make community policing a successful strategy for law enforcement?
- Support your argument with the Department of Justice Report and at least one additional outside reference.
- Be sure to cite your resource(s).
- Only the body of the paper will count toward the word requirement. You may use your textbook and other outside sources as needed