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The stark reality that “community policing” isn’t going to solve all that much

The very public and often acerbic debate over policing and crime in the nation’s cities may eventually find its resolution not through the high profile, divisive stories which the media loves to dwell on, but the “smaller” tragedies which often go unreported.

  • tom_billesley

    With a community that doesn’t want to cooperate with the police, “community policing” will end up being a negotiation of minority privilege with “community leaders” and the compromising of police procedure.