Tag Archives: Community-Police Relations

Engaging Faith Leaders to Build Community Trust

The Task Force on 21st Century Policing offers recommendations for building trust and creating opportunities for working with the community to increase public safety. Highlights include: developing outreach programs to improve relations with the community, knowing and understanding various cultures and … Continue reading

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Continued Commitment to Effectiveness

Guest Blogger: Chief Keith Humphrey, Norman, Oklahoma, Police Department There have been many significant changes in the policing field since the 1970s. Training topics have expanded, there is more effort to diversify the force to reflect the community, and there … Continue reading

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The IACP’s Community Policing Committee Meets in Phoenix

On March 12th and 13th, the IACP’s Community Policing Committee met for its annual mid-year meeting in Phoenix, Arizona.  The new Chair of the Committee, Dr. Ronal Serpas, lead discussions ranging from the IACP/Cisco Community Policing Awards to the IACP/COPS … Continue reading

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IACP Launches Protect and Serve Webpage

In December, IACP President Richard Beary announced the creation of a new initiative, Protect and Serve. We are excited to announce that the Protect and Serve webpage has launched and is available at http://www.theiacp.org/protectandserve. Through this initiative, the IACP is … Continue reading

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The 2015 IACP/Cisco Systems Community Policing Awards Call for Entries

The 2015 IACP/Cisco Systems Community Policing Awards Call for Entries For the 17th year, the IACP/Cisco Systems Community Policing Awards will recognize and pay tribute to departments worldwide that have collaborated with their communities to bring about change, address crime … Continue reading

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Community Policing: The Next Generation

The IACP is pleased to announce their project, Community Policing: The Next Generation, funded by a grant from the Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, U.S. Department of Justice. This project will focus on the important relationship between communities and … Continue reading

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IACP Releases Report from National Summit on Community-Police Relations

A Message from IACP President Richard Beary I am pleased to announce the release of the report from the IACP National Policy Summit on Community-Police Relations: Advancing a Culture of Cohesion and Community Trust. Yesterday, I had the opportunity to … Continue reading

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IACP President Richard Beary on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal

Earlier today, December 5, 2014, IACP President Richard Beary appeared on C-SPAN’s Washington Journal to discuss community-police relations and President Obama’s newly announced Task Force on 21st Century Policing. You can view the interview at the following link: http://www.c-span.org/video/?323085-3/washington-journal-richard-beary-administration-policing-initiatives. Philadelphia … Continue reading

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The 2014 IACP and Cisco Systems Community Policing Awards – Deadline Extended

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Midnight EDT; Sunday, June 22, 2014 There is still time to submit your entry for the 2014 IACP and Cisco Systems Community Policing Awards. The process is straightforward and the entry system is easy to use. If you … Continue reading

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