Neighborhood Contact Officers
What is Community Policing?
Community Policing is both a philosophy and an organizational strategy that allows police and community residents to work closely together in new ways to solve the problems of crime, fear of crime, physical and social disorders, and neighborhood decay.
Goals of Community Policing
- Maintain or increase public confidence in the Police Department.
- Decrease fear of crime.
- Listen to and address citizen concerns.
- Bring community resources together to solve problems.
- Impact specific crime problems.
- Reduce repetitive calls for service.
- Educate the public about its Police Department.
The Community Policing Team
Seargent's oversee and coordinate all community policing activities including the operation of all sub-stations.
Neighborhood Contact Officers: Assigned into specific beat areas and coordinate the Neighborhood Service Teams to work with neighborhood groups. Focus is on problem solving in the neighborhoods and manage long term projects such as Crime Free Multi-Housing.
Locate your NCO: Using * this map* find your location and the corresponding reporting district to identify your NCO on the chart below.
|BPD COMMUNITY POLICING UNIT (NCOs)
||D. ROBINSON (Refugees)
||C. EVANS (Retail Theft)
||J. TUCKER (Graffiti)
||J. GALLOWAY (Alcohol)