The system of allocating police officers to particular areas so that they become familiar with the local inhabitants.
More example sentences
- When the military was separated from the police in that year, many of the roles of military intelligence and community policing were given to police personnel.
- They also discussed the police image and community policing in the city.
- More community policing, increased patrols of trouble hot spots and more police visibility would help prevent the problem according to the councillor.
Definition of community policing in:
- The British & World English dictionary