Critical Issues in Policing Series: The Police Response to Homelessness

police executive research forum perfThis publication from the Police Executive Research Forum includes information on the problem-solving, innovation, and partnerships being considered and implemented as part of the police response to homelessness. The report is built upon stories from law enforcement leaders sharing successes and best practices from their jurisdictions, providing specific examples of the innovative and humane approaches that departments have taken with the aim of helping police and sheriffs’ departments across the country share the stories with their officers so they can learn from example.