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Unit 2 – Discussion Board
Username: Sarah.Richardson39
Password: Savewoman31
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Discussion Board
Evolution of Community Policing
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Deliverable Length:
300–500 words
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Primary Response is due by Thursday (11:59:59pm Central), Peer Responses are due by Saturday (11:59:59pm Central).
Primary Response: Within the Discussion Board area, write 300–500 words that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.
For this Discussion Board, please complete the following:
Community policing has evolved during the late 80s and 90s because of the need for police to connect with the community to fight crime. Having a partnership creates openness and give the police insight into where the police can help in solving these issues.
Watch the following video by the Kirkland Police and then answer the following questions:
Discuss the following for this assignment:
Why is it important for the police to understand the expectations of the police?
How can police address these expectations, whether they are in their power or outside of their ability to change it?
Does the community you live in have a similar community policing program?
What steps would your community need to take to achieve a similar community policing program?
Responses to Other Students: Respond to at least 2 of your fellow classmates with at least a 100-200 word reply about his or her Primary Task Response regarding items you found to be compelling and enlightening. To help you with your discussion, please consider the following questions:
What did you learn from your classmate’s posting? What additional questions do you have after reading the posting?
What clarification do you need regarding the posting?
What differences or similarities do you see between your posting and other classmates’ postings?
For assistance with your assignment, please use your text, Web resources, and all course materials.
Discussion Board Rubric
Expectation Points Possible Points Earned Comments
Application of Learning Material Content: Post demonstrates understanding of Learning Material content.
Application of Course Knowledge: Post contributes unique perspectives or insights gleaned from text/learning resources, or specified by assignment.
DB Responses: Responds substantively to two posts. Responses encourage interaction in the Discussion Board and classroom community.
Organization: Post presents information logically and is clearly relevant to discussion topic.
Professional Language: Posts contain accurate grammar, spelling, and/or punctuation with few or no errors. Any resources should be cited in APA format or style specified in the assignment.
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