Explore strategies to enhance collaboration between law enforcement agencies and the community to reduce crime and improve community quality of life. Practice working in organized problem solving teams to develop an action plan using community policing principles to address specific public safety threats in your community.
Key topics include: * Community policing * Team building and group development * Building community partnerships * Problem solving * Identifying resources * Police and community relationships You may further enhance your TOPS training by adding topics to your agenda. Select from the following sessions: * Community Policing Program Sustainability * Enhancing Multi-Jurisdictional and Multi-Disciplinary Partnerships * Using Technology to Enhance Community Policing Efforts
After completing TOPS, you will be able to: * Apply the core principles of community policing to address key community safety concerns * Develop action plans using information, tools and resources from the training * Build collaborative partnerships to promote community trust in police and other agencies/organizations