Community Policing Explained: A Guide for Local Governments (PDF; 1.2 MB)
Source: International City/County Management Association (via U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing)
This guide serves several purposes. First, it will assist communities in determining what questions to ask about community policing. Second, it will provide guidance in how to tailor community policing to community needs and available resources. And finally, it will help guide local government managers and administrators with their thinking about how to measure the effectiveness of a community policing approach.