To prepare for this Discussion:
Review the assigned pages in Chapter 8 of your course text, Policing America: Challenges and Best Practices. Pay attention to examples of racial profiling or bias-based policing field practices.
Review the article “In a Switch, Police Invite Scrutiny of Racial Profiling; Cities Embracing Drills, Research to Counter Bias.” Think about the challenges faced by the local police in addressing the use of racial profiling.
Review the article “Community Policing: Exploring the Philosophy.” Think about the challenges and contradictions related to the use of racial profiling in community policing.
Select at least two challenges, contradictions, or both related to the use of racial profiling in a community-policing model. Think about why each is a challenge or a contradiction.
With these thoughts in mind:
Post by Thursday September 15, 2016 a 350 word description of at least two challenges and/or contradictions related to the use of racial profiling in a community-policing model. Explain why each is a challenge or a contradiction. Be specific and use examples to illustrate your points.
Support your work with proper APA citations from the Learning Resources and any other sources.