Effective crime strategies are very relevant to the cities. Most countries depend on the economic situations of the city to maintain the general GDP of the country. With peace in cities, there would be many opportunities in the cities. The unemployed would get jobs. mega investors would begin their exploration, and there would be a general improvement of the economy.
The city faces the challenges of pollution and over congestion. To tackle these issues effectively, the city needs peace. Policy makers would have an easy time during making decisions that would benefit the city. Peace is important to the city because in carries the future policy of the country. It is important to protect these policies because they are the backbone to the countrys economy (Kelling, 2003).
The city council should not only rely on the police to fight crime. They have to identify the cause of the crime. Solving the cause is the effective way to tackle insecurity in the city. The common cause of crime activities in the city is poverty. The council has to formulate ways of tackling poverty among the city dwellers.
The city has to establish a unit that solves problems. There are petty problems in the city that sometimes goes overboard and result to crime. The city has to identify small problems and solve them, as students dropping out of school and indiscipline children.
The council has to mobilise the local police. The local police have a role in maintaining the peace of the city. Council members have to set aside funds that would help motivate these police. The council should further provide the police with necessary tools that would help them fight criminals (Alvarez, 2005).
The council has to involve the locals in making security decisions. The locals have to feel a sense of belonging in the city. Community development is a basic requirement in attaining peace.