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The ultimate objective of community policing

What should the ultimate objective of community policing be: crime prevention or reduction of fear?

Describe how community policing can play a pivotal role in crime prevention.
What are strategies to prevent juvenile crime through community policing?
What are strategies to prevent drug related crime through community policing?
What are strategies to prevent traffic and DUI (Driving under Influence) related problems through community policing?
Strategies to prevent burglary and robberies through community policing.
Strategies to prevent assaults through community policing.
Juveniles should be treated differently than adults because of their age and lack of experience with police. Being minors they are generally less mature, more submissive in the face of police authority, and lack critical knowledge and experience, as compared to adults.

Juveniles have a different view of the police than adults do. How can the police affect juvenile behavior and prevent juvenile crime? Analyse and provide a comparative study of the role and significance of police and school resource officers in the safety and security in schools. Answer using examples and reasoning.

What are the problems and limitations of community policing with the juvenile population?
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What are strategies to prevent juvenile crime through community policing?

Community policing can assist in reducing juvenile crime by working in collusion with community members, parents, and businesses to develop centers within the community where juveniles can use their "down time" constructively and engage in constructive activities. The key to preventing community crime is limiting the ability for juveniles to engage in statutory offenses such as truancy, underage drinking, and breaking curfew. If the community and police work together on these statutory offenses, they can prevent more egregious offenses from occurring.

What are strategies to prevent drug related crime through community policing?

I just listed the strategies to prevent juvenile statutory offenses and these can also be applied to drug related crimes. Truancy, breaking curfew, and other minor offenses enable juveniles to engage in behavior such as underage drinking of alcohol, which is the most ...

Solution Summary

The ultimate objectives of community policing is provided. The strategies to prevent juvenile crime through community policing is determined.

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