The Challenge and Promise of Using Community Policing Strategies to Prevent Violent Extremism
National Institute of Justice (NIJ), David Schanzer, Charles Kurzman, Jessica Toliver, and Elizabeth Miller, 2007
This report contains the results of a comprehensive assessment of the challenges and promise of this strategic approach to preventing violent extremism. It is based on a nationwide survey of law enforcement agencies and hundreds of hours of interviews and site visits with police departments and community members around the country. Challenges and promising practices are included.