EUCAP Somalia Holds Community Policing Workshop in Mogadishu

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Wednesday March 15, 2017 - 01:38:35 in News In English by Halgan News
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    EUCAP Somalia Holds Community Policing Workshop in Mogadishu

    EUCAP Somalia organized a Workshop on Community Policing within the maritimecontext in Mogadishuon March 13th, attended by 10 officers from the Maritime Police Unit.

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EUCAP Somalia organized a Workshop on Community Policing within the maritimecontext in Mogadishuon March 13th, attended by 10 officers from the Maritime Police Unit.

The Mission’s Senior Police Adviser Jasper Ritzema – who designed and conducted the seminar,

discussed how Community Policing is both a philosophy and a strategy in encouraging the public to
become partners with the police in preventing crime.
Ritzema highlighted the value of bringing the community closer to the police with the mutual end goal
of making neighbourhoods free of crime and disorder through cooperation.
"When the police is merely reactive and as a result show only limited communication with the


community, the police and citizens will alienate from each other.
Information will not be provided and shared” said EUCAP Somalia Senior Police Adviser during his lecture. Somali officers attending the workshop agreed that amicably and lawfully resolving conflicts through participation of citizens themselves – the ultimate aim of community policing – would benefit their
society.
EUCAP Somalia is a civilian EU mission, under the auspices of the Common Security and Defence Policy
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EU Capacity Building Mission in Somalia (EUCAP Somalia) International Campus, Mogadishu International Airport, Mogadishu, Somalia
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