community policing

Ward 2 uses Neighborhood Watch to strengthen community policing

November 18, 2016

BY HELEN LYONS — In the living room of Bernadette McAuliffe, two police officers in full body armor with guns on their hips sat in antique rocking chairs, nibbling on mini grocery-store cupcakes and laughing at their hostess’s jokes. It was the third Thursday of the month, which meant that it [read more]

Local leaders discuss community policing at White House

July 27, 2015

BY REBECCA BENNETT — Several local leaders were invited to the White House on July 23, according to the City of Hyattsville, to discuss best practices on the implementation of President Barack Obama’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing. Mayor Candace Hollingsworth and Hyattsville City Police [read more]