Cultural Intelligence and Community Policing

  • Anja LouisEmail author
  • Helen Grantham
Part of the Security Informatics and Law Enforcement book series (SILE)


Which role does culture play in today’s police work, and how to communicate on social media in a culturally sensitive way? Providing an introduction into the relevant theoretical frameworks and case examples, this chapter not only highlights the importance of cultural intelligence for police work but also provides practical pointers on how to improve social media practices.


Community policing Cultural intelligence Intercultural sensitivity Intercultural competence Case example 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Languages and Cultures, Sheffield Hallam UniversitySheffieldUK
  2. 2.CENTRICSheffield Hallam UniversitySheffieldUK

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