ADS Reference 200mbf

Assistance For Civilian Policing

A Mandatory Reference for ADS Chapter 200

December 2005


This policy guidance relates to legislation that has expanded USAID’s mandate to work with civilian policing authorities. Section 564(a) of the Foreign Opera- tions, Export Financing, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, 2005, expands “community-based police assistance” authority on a worldwide basis.