Policing in small communities
This report explores how policing in small New Zealand communities can be improved to achieve better outcomes for officers and residents.
Benchmarking in cities
USGBC local communities around the country are helping cities jumpstart their building performance benchmarking efforts. And the results are pretty exciting. After four years of benchmarking in New York City, buildings there are using almost 15 percent less energy according to MIT professor David Hsu...
Community correction orders second monitoring report: pre-guideline judgment
Examines changes in community correction order use in Victorian adult courts between January 2012 and December 2014.
Brisbane City Division Vulnerable Persons Strategy
This strategy outlines how Brisbane City Division aims to coordinate, develop and foster local activities and initiatives that align services with the Queensland Police Service's (QPS) Vulnerable Persons Policy. Overview The Brisbane City Division is committed to pursuing the continuous improvement of policing services provided...
Evaluation of the Brisbane City Division Vulnerable Persons Strategy
Overview: Brisbane City Police have an increasing role in responding to vulnerable persons, often at risk in the CBD and police are often the first people to encounter vulnerable people in public space or in circumstances of need. QPS capacity to respond independently to the...
Can the universal concept of community policing be applied in different jurisdictions? A cross comparative analysis of policing in Sydney, Bosnia and New York
This paper investigates the effectiveness of the application of the concept of community policing across three separate geographic locations, which have different social settings.
Report of the Security Legislation Review Committee
The Security Legislation Amendment (Terrorism) Act 2002 requires the attorney-general to cause a public and independent review of the operation of Security Acts relating to terrorism. The Security Legislation Review Committee’s report recommends a number of important changes to the government’s terrorism-related legislation and measures...
Country policing - it's not rocket science
This report considers changes in country communities and how this effects policing services. It argues that if police are to be viewed by their community as the primary problem solvers, they must have the skills to fulfil the expectations of their community. This requires country...