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Unformatted text preview: (911 calls) o The Goal was to control crime o Some Weaknesses were the lack of communication with citizens fostered mistrust and community violence. • Community Era (1980-present) o Function of police was to continue to control crime while providing a range of social services. o The Organization was decentralized with special units and task forces o Police/community relationship returned to intimate. o The Tactics was foot patrolling, problem solving and public relations. o The Goal was to improve the quality of life of the citizens o Some Weaknesses are now the overreliance on officers to solve all of society’s problems....
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- Spring '11
- social services, Police/community relationship