Police personnel cost can be as much as 75% of the operating budget of a police department. Do you think that this is money well spent? Should we ask our law enforcement agencies to do more with less? Should the technological advances in law enforcement replace physical police officers? What impact would this have on the community? Support your assertions with information from a scholarly source. This post should be 250 words


After reading “Tempe Considers Laying off Police Officers to Cut Costs,” respond to the following questions:

  • What ideas mentioned in the articles do you think will work or will not work in cutting operations expenses? Support your opinions with information from a scholarly source.
  • Who would you solicit input before making budget decisions?
  • How do proposed budget cuts impact the trust in the community?

Your initial post should be at least 250 words in length.

"Is this question part of your assignment? We can help"