Democratic Policing

Guest Post: The Community and the Police Share Responsibility for Policing

In late 2015, Jim Bueermann and I were discussing a concept that he called community-led policing. Jim, retired chief of the Redlands, CA Police Department and current president of the Police Foundation, is always two steps ahead of everyone else when it comes to [...]

Democratic Policing Students Vet Ideas Before Law Enforcement Officials

Students in NYU Law’s Democratic Policing seminar recently had the opportunity to do something rare:  try out their ideas for policing policies before panels of law-enforcement officials who bear the day-to-day responsibility of putting such ideas into action.