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 â€“ 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.