Author: National Policing Institute

CS360 Social Media Guidebook

Publication Date: September 2021

As pubic demands for transparency grow, police are adapting by implementing new tools and practices, such as CS360. CS360 enhances upon the traditional CompStat model by allowing police departments to take a proactive problem-solving approach and engage community partners as equal partners in the public safety landscape. A central component of CS360 is the integration of the community as collaborators and co-producers of public safety as partners with law enforcement. Social media is an important tool for law enforcement to engage widely with their community as a menas to involve them in CS360, share successes, promote transparency, advance a more inclusive community engagement strategy, and ultimately build community trust.


Community Engagement