POP Projects

Herman Goldstein Awards for Excellence in Problem-Oriented Policing

The Herman Goldstein Award recognizes outstanding police officers and police agencies that engage in innovative and effective problem-solving efforts and achieve measurable success in reducing specific crime, disorder, and public-safety problems.

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Tilley Awards

The Tilley Award was set up to encourage and recognize good practice in implementing problem-oriented policing (POP) in the United Kingdom.

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Unpublished POP Project Reports

This is a collection of unpublished police agency reports describing local POP projects.

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Researcher-Assisted POP Project Reports

This is a collection of reports describing police-researcher local POP projects.

Development of Problem-Oriented Policing Series (Herman Goldstein and University of Wisconsin research team and the Madison Police Department)

The Problem-Oriented Approach to Improving Police Service: A Description of the Project and an Elaboration of the Concept, Volume I (1981)

The Drinking-Driver in Madison: A Study of the Problem and the Community's Response, Volume II (1981)

The Repeat Sexual Offender in Madison: A Memorandum on the Problem and the Community's Response, Volume III (1982)

Experimenting with the Problem-Oriented Approach to Improving Police Service: A Report and Reflections on Two Case Studies, Volume IV (1982)