Definitions for de-policing
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De-policing is a "law enforcement strategy in which police avoid accusations of racial profiling by ignoring traffic violations and other petty crimes committed by members of visible minorities." 1 In a sense de-policing is the opposite of racial profiling. De-policing represents a de facto police strike, where the police withdraw an aspect of their crime prevention services. It is a practical police protest at perceived political interference in their day-to-day task of policing.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
There's no self-policing yet in craft spirits.
We have things going on in policing that aren't right.
Transparency is the friend, not the enemy of good policing.
In my 39 years of policing, I've never seen anything like it.
We need a new form of quality-of-life broken windows policing.
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