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Scanning, Analysis, Response, and Assessment (SARA)

The acronym SARA has almost become synonymous with problem-oriented policing. In short, SARA describes the four elements that are part of a problem-oriented policing project, namely scanning, analysis, response, and assessment.

The fundamental idea of problem-oriented policing—to get away from ...

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