What does de-policing mean?

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  1. De-policing

    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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of de-policing in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of de-policing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. James Rodewald:

    There's no self-policing yet in craft spirits.

  2. Michael Brown:

    We have things going on in policing that aren't right.

  3. Shamed Dogan:

    Transparency is the friend, not the enemy of good policing.

  4. Rod Knecht:

    In my 39 years of policing, I've never seen anything like it.

  5. Bill Bratton:

    We need a new form of quality-of-life broken windows policing.

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