Building Public Trust through Community Policing Initiatives: “On the Ground” Experiences and Takeaways

November 8, 2021 4:30pm

Keith Blake
Chief of Police
Tsuut’ina Nation Police Service

Brittany Ouellette
Executive Officer
Tsuut’ina Nation Police Service

A look at how a police service has worked with its Indigenous community members to create a unique policing strategy, build community trust, and improve police investigations amid sociopolitical tensions and historical trauma. Delegates will be invited to benchmark with fellow participants during this live anonymous polling session.

  • Identifying your community’s unique values and priorities, and what can be learned through surveys
  • Establishing two-way communication with community members before there is an incident
  • Building community trust amid historical trauma and or during ongoing political-social tension
  • Calculating the return on investment