St. Louis police district captain takes community policing to the streets

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ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Shootings and homicides have risen in St. Louis city during the first half of 2015. Homicides in the city stand at 106 victims.

Captain John Hayden from the St. Louis police department is looking to make a difference and change in St. Louis. He’s taking community policing to another level that’s embracing the community and addressing concerns in the streets, by directly interacting with residents with a mobile office.

Hayden says his officers do this a couple times a week.  Its part of pushing something called the neighborhood ownership model.

To learn more about it and how to implement that in your neighborhood, you can call Captain Hayden at 314-444-5767.

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