Community Policing Week One Assignments
Your final assignment for this course will be to create a Community Policing Proposal to a fictional community. Your instructor will be assigning you a fictional community profile this week. You will use this profile to inform the design of your Community Policing Proposal. The final proposal will include the following elements: •A description of the community and its needs •A step-by-step implementation plan designed with the specific needs of your community in mind •A practical strategy that can be used to communicate your community policing model to the community and the law enforcement organization Part 1 Your instructor will send you a brief description of a community. Upon receiving the community profile, create a name for your community. Provide a written description of the community and a description of the crime issue at hand. You may add unique details to the description of the community or the issue if you think it will benefit your assignment. Submit a written description of the community for which you will be creating a Community Policing Proposal. Part 2 Describe how federal, state, and local law enforcement work together in criminal investigations. Answer the following questions: •What is the scanning, analyze, response, and assessment (SARA) model? •How does this model apply to community policing? Give 2 examples. •Can the same models for partnerships be used in every jurisdiction? Why or why not? Please submit your assignment. Data Analysis in Criminal Justice D.B. 1 Primary Task Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 400–600 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas. Choose a large municipal police department such as Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, or your state police department, and discuss the following: •Summarize its history of the use of data analysis. •How are the statistical variables such as mean, mode, and median utilized in analyzing criminal data? •Explain how crime rates are calculated and utilized to address specific issues or problems with the data sets.