Community Policing, Dispute Resolution and Public Trust in Punjab, Pakistan

Background
Research Design
Hypotheses
  • Rates of crime and violence will decrease in both common and alternate arms in comparison to control.
  • Trust levels in the Punjab Police and the state will rise in both common and alternate arms in comparison to control.
  • Citizen cooperation with the police is expected to rise in the common arm relative to other treatment arms.
  • An increase in dispute resolution is expected in the alternate arm.
Findings