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Community policing -- Oregon -- Portland, Police-community relations -- Oregon -- Portland, Crime prevention -- Oregon -- Portland


With great fanfare the City of Portland instituted community policing in 1989. Portland quickly gained national recognition for the depth and breadth of its community policing efforts and the enthusiasm and dedication of its leadership. Now, after more than a decade of community policing in Portland, City Club of Portland has undertaken a review of the philosophy, strategies and outcomes of community policing.

The Executive summary is available in the Additional Files below.

Published in City Club of Portland Bulletin Vol. 84, No. 49

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community-policing_executive-summary.pdf (148 kB)
Executive Summary



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