On Target

Residents' Ratings in areas of Public Trust and Confidence as reported in the City of Durham Police Satisfaction Survey conducted by ETC Institute


75% of residents to trust and have confidence in the Durham Police Department.


The Police Community Satisfaction Survey conducted by the ETC Institute was completed in August 2020.  It suggests a significant majority of residents trust (83%) and have confidence (83%) in the Durham Police Department (DPD). This survey shows an increase in trust (+3%) and an increase in confidence (+3%) from the 2018 survey. 

There is no survey data for 2019 since these surveys are done in a 12-18 month interval. 

Next Steps

- Continue to work on building relationships with the public and police department.


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