Being Smart on Crime With Evidence-based Policing

Bueermann, Chief Jim
March 2012
National Institute of Justice Journal;Mar2012, Issue 269, p12
The article discusses the significance of evidence-based policing to drive crime control strategies. It states that evidence-based policing leverages the country's investment in police and criminal justice research to help develop, implement, and evaluate proactive crime-fighting strategies, as well as offers a practical solution to balance public safety and available funds. It discusses ways on how police departments put evidence-based policing into action.


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