Police-Community Relations vs. Community-Oriented Policing
WEEK 1 DISCUSSION 2
In order to successfully complete this week’s assignments, read the following chapters from the text, Community-Oriented Policing: A Systematic Approach to Policing:
- Chapter One – The Evolution of Community-Oriented Policing
- Chapter Two – Community-Oriented Policing Defined
- Chapter Six – Implementing Community-Oriented Policing
Oliver, W. (2008). Community-oriented policing: A systematic approach to policing (4th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Education, Inc. ISBN 13: 978-0-13-158987-2
In reviewing the text, thoroughly explain the differences between community-oriented policing and police-community relations. How do police-community relations interact or associate with community-oriented policing? How did the philosophical or theoretical changes happen over time?
Your initial response should be 250-300 words in length. Please support your claims with examples from the text and/or scholarly articles.