|Office of Community
Oriented Policing Services
U.S. Department of Justice
The COPS Office is an essential resource for members of law enforcement looking for the smartest approaches to preventing and reducing crime. The COPS Office works with leading researchers, practitioners, and trailblazers to get effective strategies out to the field.
The Resource Center offers hundreds of guidebooks, white papers, and publications on the most successful proactive methods for improving public safety. In addition, the COPS Office publishes the Community Policing Dispatch e-newsletter, The Beat podcasts and the Be On The Look Out series to keep the law enforcement community informed of the field's latest breakthroughs and accomplishments. Spend some time reviewing all of our resources and let us know what you think.