How can police and community members be engaged as equal partners in the fight against crime? One February 1, City & State held its On Public Safety event, featuring expert panels discussing community policing, cybersecurity, anti-terrorism efforts and more. The keynote address was given by NYPD commissioner James O'Neill. You can check out his speech on the City & State New York YouTube page. Here, we bring you one panel from the event, featuring New York City Councilman Jumaane Williams, Assemblyman Joe Lentol, Karen Shaer of the Mayor's Office of Criminal Justice and Charles Bohnenberger of Allied Universal. The panelists discussed how to engage and activate community members as equal partners in the fight against crime, touching on themes like neighborhood policing and increased community engagement for officers. The panel was moderated by City & State opinion editor Nick Powell.