The Joint Community Police Partnership (JCPP) is a collaborative effort of the cities of St. Louis Park, Richfield, Hopkins, Bloomington, Brooklyn Park, and Brooklyn Center; Hennepin County and the Northwest Hennepin Human Services Council.
Our mission is to enhance communication and understanding between law enforcement and multicultural residents of these cities. We are working together to build safer communities.
Our focus is:
- Improving the community members’ knowledge an understanding of police procedures and laws;
- Improving police officers’ knowledge and understanding of a diverse cultural communities;
- Providing more opportunities for positive interaction and two-way communication between police officers and community members.
Funding for the Community Liaison position and this program is provided by Hennepin County. Partner cities provide in-kind support including but not limited to providing office space and equipment, supplies, and supervisory staff for the Community Liaison.
Afton Martens | JCPP Coordinator
P: (952) 924-2185 | firstname.lastname@example.org
updated: Monday, October 10, 2016
Block Captain Program information
updated: Monday, October 03, 2016
The police department has one sworn police officer assigned to community outreach. This officer coordinates citywide programs such as Neighborhood Watch and National Night Out. This officer also coordinates the crime free multi-housing program, prepares neighborhood surveys, coordinates neighborhood meetings and addresses a variety of...