Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Guide: How to Serve Diverse Communities

Authors/Editors

Shah, Susan
Gokey, Caitlin

Publisher(s)

Washington, DC: Office of Community Oriented Policing Services

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

February 12, 2016, 68 pages

Description of Resource

This resource from Not In Our Town, provides guidelines and training for police officers in engaging with young people from all ethnicities and in building trusting relationships with the public. It provides practical guidance for overcoming language and cultural barriers, promoting dialogue with teens, developing anti-gang strategies, establishing youth mentorship programs, and understanding the safety concerns of communities.

Languages

English

Availability

https://www.niot.org/cops/resources/guide-how-serve-diverse-communities