Before becoming Chief of Police at the San Antonio Police Department on April 17, 2006, Chief William McManus spent the majority of his career in Washington, D.C., with the Metropolitan Police Department. He served in a variety of street and investigative assignments before being promoted in 2002 to Assistant Chief of the MPD... Read More...
Every year, thousands of children and adolescents in the United States are impacted by sexual abuse. The National Survey of Children’s Exposure to Violence (NatSCEV), sponsored by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency... Read More
The United States is becoming an increasingly diverse nation. The U.S. Census Bureau estimates there are currently 38 million foreign-born residents in our nation. Read More
Among California’s 58 Sheriff’s Departments there are many specialized units that apply the community policing philosophies. The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department Tribal Liaison Unit, however, has set itself apart... Read More
In early 2009, the mayor of Westfield, Indiana, Andy Cook, and Hamilton County Superior Court Judge Steve Nation decided to try and create a youth program to keep kids out of the juvenile court system. Read More
Uncommon Policing on Common Ground: A Multi-disciplinary Approach to Solving Disorder Problems within the Community
Imagine responding to a call at someone’s home and suddenly realizing after the door was opened, that you have walked into a situation where adults and children are living in deplorable and unsafe... Read More