This section focuses on innovative practices employed by federal authorities regarding coordination and delivery of law enforcement and public safety. Initiatives highlighting nontraditional partnerships between  local, state, and federal law enforcement are highlighted. The section also contains related materials on administration, centralization, technology and policing, intelligence and data exchange, federal jurisdiction, and relationships between federal, national, state, and local authorities. Programs that provide alternative services to the public are also considered.

Innovations in American Government Awards, January 1, 2007

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