PHOTO GALLERY: Community policing part of serving the First Ward

May 15, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CDT
The Columbia Police Department has attempted to repair relations with the First Ward community, specifically in Douglass Park, which the department holds up as an example of community policing. In this Aug. 3 photo, officers James Meyer, Scott Hedrick and Jamie Dowler search a car for narcotics during their patrol in the area.

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