In today’s society, it appears as if strained relations exists between citizens and law enforcement/police. Describe how police might work toward achieving harmony with their communities. Explain community policing and problem-solving, and why it is a predominate police management philosophy and practice.

Discuss the four emerging management paradigms that complement community policing and are used in addressing crime and neighborhood disorder. Watch the assigned video and discuss if you think the strategies discussed will enhance community and police relations.