C.O.P.S. Publications

This section of the Justice Academy provides a convenient portal to a variety of reports and analysis sources that are made available for your use, by the U.S. Department of Justice, Community Oriented Policing Services website. Please note and respect the copyright requirements associated with each article (if any) within this collection. The Justice Academy greatly appreciates the cooperation and support of the U.S. Department of Justice in making these valuable resources available to the law and justice profession.


Rave Parties
Bullying in Schools
Street Prostitution
Speeding in Residential Areas
Drug Dealing in Privately Owned Apartments
Disorderly Youth in Public Places
Robbery at ATMs
Using Analysis for Problem-Solving
A Guide to Reducing Crime and Disorder
Clandestine Meth Labs
Misuse and Abuse of 9 1 1
Acquaintance Rape of College Students
Assessing Responses to Problems:
Mediating Citizen Complaints Against Police Officers:
How to plan, purchase and manage technology
How to Correctly Collect and Analyze Racial Profiling Data:
Law Enforcement, the Faith Community and the Value-Based Initiative
Gun Violence Among Serious Young Offenders
Crimes Against Tourists
Policing Smarter Through IT
Closing Streets and Alleys to Reduce Crime
Underage Drinking
Law Enforcement Intelligence
Street Racing
Bomb Threats in Schools
A Suggested Approach to Analyzing Racial Profiling:
Robbery of Taxi Drivers
Researching a Problem
School Vandalism and Break-Ins
Analyzing Repeat Victimization
Tech Guide for Small and Rural Police Agencies
Police-Community Partnerships to Address Domestic Violence
Juvenile Runaways
Student Party Riots
Video Surveillance of Public Places
Crime Prevention Publicity Campaigns
Violent Crime Impact Teams
Prisoner Reentry and Community Policing
People with Mental Illness
Child Pornography on the Internet
A National Strategy to Combat Identify Theft
Starting and Operating a New Police Deaprtment
Police Labor-Management Relations
Jail Information Model
Witness Intimidation
Burglary at Single-Family House Construction Sites
Assaults in and Around Bars
Information Technology Security
Drive-By Shootings
Understanding Risky Facilities
Bank Robbery
Creating Performance Measures That Work
Domestic Violence
Robbery of Convenience Stores
Good to Great Policing
Measuring Excellence
Using Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
Traffic Congestion Around Schools
Sting Operations
Pedestrian Injuries and Fatalities
Enhancing the Problem-Solving Capacity of Crime Analysts
Strategies to Prevent Crime in Hot Spot Areas
Bicycle Theft
Strategies to Address Gang Crime
Policing Terrorism: An Executives Guide
Does Neighborhood Watch Reduce Crime?
Creating a Culture of Integrity
Identifying and Measuring the Effects of IT
Abandoned Vehicles
Spectator Violence in Stadiums
Asset Forfeiture
Improving Street Lighting to Reduce Crime
Community Policing
Breaking the Code of Silence
Advancing Community Policing Through Community Governance
Policing in New Immigrant Communities
Dealing With Crime and Disorder in Urban Parks
Standards and Guidelines for Internal Affairs
Effective Alternatives to Incarceration
Analyzing Crime Displacement and Diffusion
Effective Policing and Crime Prevention
Trends and Practices in Law Enforcement
Building Trust Between the Police and the Citizens
Law Enforcement Recruitment Toolkit
Implementing Community Policing
Reducing Fear of Crime
Child Abuse and Neglect in the Home
Making Police Reforms Endure
Stolen Goods Markets