Specialist vs. generalist COP

The pros and cons of having a few officers who specialize in community policing versus making it every officer’s job has been debated for many years. This article and radio clip from Kansas City highlights one community interaction officer’s positive impact and wonders what will be lost as the PD eliminates those positions and tries to make all officers community cops.

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