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President’s Panel Hears Call for ‘Meaningful’ Community Policing

Former Camden County, N.J., Police Chief Scott Thomson told The President’s Commission on Law Enforcement and Administration of Justice that it was important to repair relationships in communities with high levels of distrust in law enforcement. He was one of several law enforcement leaders discussing the challenges to American law enforcement.

Dealing with ‘Messy Democracy’: A Guide to Policing Protests

Law enforcement agencies should shelve the riot gear and start talking to demonstrators if they want to preserve civil peace in America’s increasingly polarized climate, says a new study calling for the “fair and effective management” of protests.