Community Policing” Please respond to the following: Discussion Question

I’m studying for my Business Law class and need an explanation.

  • Visit the discoverpolicing.org website located at here. Community policing is defined as involving three (3) key components. Review each component by clicking the three (3) tabs labeled Community Partnerships, Problem Solving, and Organizational Features. Next, give your opinion as to why each component is important for law enforcement organizations as they develop and implement community policing initiatives. Justify your response.
  • Imagine that you are the police chief of a city with over 500,000 citizens. One of your department goals is to increase citizen volunteerism within the department in order to reduce crimes. Formulate a list of at least two (2) possible volunteer opportunities within your department that will aid you in achieving the departmental goal in question. Support your response.