EXEMPLARY STANDARD

EXEMPLARY STANDARD 204. Maintaining Order & Enhancing the Quality of Life

 An important dimension of the “protect and serve” policing mission concerns the responsibility to maintain peace and public order to enhance the quality of community life. This broad mission goal encompasses the enforcement of laws designed to protect citizens from physical harm but it also encompasses a duty to assure that all citizens can enjoy their homes and public places. …

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EXEMPLARY STANDARD 203: Protecting People and Property.

  EXEMPLARY STANDARD 203: Protecting People and Property. An Exemplary Policing Agency protects and aids people and their property from injury and damage caused by traffic accidents, natural and man made disasters, acts of terrorism, criminal conduct, domestic and child abuse, and other events endangering citizens and their property. 203(A). Public Safety. An Exemplary Policing Agency ensures that officers receive …

EXEMPLARY STANDARD II(D). Rapid Response to Urgent Calls

EXEMPLARY STANDARD II(D). Rapid Response to Urgent Calls

Reliable and timely response to all calls and rapid response to emergency calls is very important to the public served by its policing agency. Thus, exemplary agencies: 1) develop and achieve specific service objectives (e.g., average time from dispatch to officer arrival at scene) concerning response to urgent calls, 2) develop policies to identify and handle high priority calls; 3) …

PREVENTION, DETERRENCE, AND REDUCTION STRATEGIES from the Exemplary Policing Agency by Michael Josephson

  Exemplary Standard II(E). Prevention, Deterrence, and Reduction Strategies. An exemplary agency protects and serves the community through scientific-based, state-of-the-art crime prevention and reduction strategies, including community policing and problem-oriented programs, surveillance, patrolling, targeted deployment, investigation, data collection, and other strategies and tactics to meet overall community and individual neighborhood objectives.   II(E)1. Knowledgeable Leadership. Leadership ensures that command officers …

Dajuan Howze, 13, battles for the ball against Pittsburgh Police officer Gino Perry while Zone 5 police commander Jason Lando waches.  The officers played a pick up basketball game with local youth during the Homewood Community Day celebration.

Reducing Causes of Crime

Exemplary Standard IIF. Reducing Causes of Crime. An exemplary agency identifies and seeks to collaborate with community organizations in each neighborhood willing and able to participate in reducing crime and employs focused community and problem-oriented policing strategies to identify and reduce underlying causes of crime, especially among youth. Effective community-oriented policing is one of the most powerful factors in building …

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EXEMPLARY STANDARD 202: Pursuing Justice – Apprehending and Holding Offenders Accountable.

All those who suffer pain or loss from crime are victims who have a moral claim to see that justice is done and that the criminal is held accountable.  A critical dimension of the policing mission relates to the pursuit of justice for victims and their families with the goal of ensuring that offenders are held accountable. It pursues this mission by …

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EXEMPLARY STANDARD II: Prevent & Reduce Crime

EXEMPLARY STANDARD II: PREVENT AND REDUCE CRIME. An Exemplary Policing Agency protects and serves the community by preventing and reducing crime through state-of-the-art law enforcement and other professional strategies. Preventing and reducing crime remains the most significant mission goal of a policing agency. To achieve this goal, an exemplary agency employs state-of-the-art law enforcement and other professional strategies reduction strategies …

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Exemplary Decision Making – Best Possible Result Model

The Best Possible Result Becoming an Exemplary Peace Officer This selection is reprinted from Josephson Institute’s Becoming an Exemplary Peace Officer series, a two-part resource that equips Academy students with the skills necessary to make insightful, ethical decisions in the field. Purchase securely in the online store »   Using our Exemplary Peace Officer model, we train officers and administrators …