Innovative Approaches to Rethinking Public Safety (Innovation Awards)

by Renbee M. Winsky

Publisher: National League of Cities

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These are not new demands. But in what feels like a new national willingness to have a deep conversation about policing, some hope these movements are paving the way for a new vision of public safety. But it will also mean innovative job creation, improved material conditions of many oppressed communities in our city, and, ultimately, better public health and safety for all Seattleites.

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Jim Baker at Lawfare: “ Public safety officials should continue to highlight instances where they find that encryption hinders their ability to effectively and efficiently protect society so that the public and lawmakers understand the trade-offs they are do this, the Justice Department should, for example, file an annual public report describing, as best it can, the continuing.

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This has far-reaching implications also for commercial buildings. Networking isn’t going to stop at our front doors. More and more communities are already adopting "smart city" approaches.

Several Seattle-based organizations are already providing a restorative justice and community building approach to public safety, including Community Passageways, Safe Passage and Creative Justice. Haynes is one of the authors of a policy memo dubbed 10 New Directions for Public Safety and Positive Community Change.

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For example, Toledo–Lucas County (Ohio) Public Library (TLCPL) has announced that when it reopens after its COVID shutdown, many of the security staff members in its branches will no longer carry arms or wear uniforms.

In addition, TLCPL is forming a public safety working group that will “attempt to untangle complex questions about what safety Continue reading Rethinking Police.

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III. Rethinking Service Delivery. State courts in those last three states are taking advantage of the crisis to rethink court services and how they should be delivered. The range of solutions includes restructuring existing resources and statutory and constitutional arrangements to investing in new technology to implement innovative practices.

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innovative ideas — from all perspectives in our diverse society — to rethink public safety and renew community trust. We can overcome the challenges facing us, and this toolkit shows us how.

Individuals and communities have the power to shape policing and change our approach to public safety by.At the Center for Court Innovation, we are committed to bridging the worlds of research and practice and spreading programs that have been determined to be effective. Learning from Failure We encourage honest self-reflection and thoughtful risk-taking among criminal justice agencies, beginning with .Including advocates and critics of each of the eight police innovations, this comprehensive book assesses the evidence on impacts of police innovation on crime and public safety, the extent of the implementation of these new approaches in police departments, and the dilemmas these approaches have created for police management.