cincinnati experience:

The Atlantic: How To Fix A Broken Police Department

Reforms were slow to take hold in Cincinnati, but when they did, they drove down crime while also reducing arrests.

From 1999 to 2014, with the implementation of Problem-Oriented Policing, Cincinnati experienced:

- 69% Reduction in police use-of-force incidents

- 42% Reduction in citizen complaints
- 56% Reduction in citizen injuries during encounters with police
- Violent crimes reduced from 4,137 to 2,352
- Misdemeanor arrest reduced from 41,708 to 17,913

CC4QPCommunity Coalition for ​Quality Policing (Milwaukee, WI)

The results: