UPAYA KEPOLISIAN DALAM PENANGGULANGAN BALAPAN LIAR PADA KALANGAN REMAJA DI WILAYAH HUKUM POLSEK BUKIT BESTARI KOTA TANJUNGPINANG KEPULAUAN RIAU TAHUN 2017-2019
The rampant cases of illegal racing are currently happening, so a comprehensive and sustainable development strategy for prevention and eradication is the main key to suppressing the number of illegal racing cases among teenagers. The purpose of this study is to find out how the Tanjungpinang City Traffic Unit Police Efforts in tackling illegal racing actions that are rife in Bukit Bestari District, Tanjungpinang City, especially in Pamedan, Jl. Basuki Rahmat, Jl. I.R. Sutami and Dompak. According to Ibid in Nasution (2018), empirical crime prevention consists of two main parts, namely Preventive Efforts, which are follow-up actions that are still at the level of prevention before the occurrence of a crime. In preventive efforts, the emphasis is on eliminating opportunities for crime to be committed. And Repressive Efforts, these efforts are carried out when there has been a crime/crime whose action is in the form of law enforcement by imposing punishment. The research method in this research is descriptive qualitative, in this descriptive qualitative research, the researcher will provide a systematic, factual and accurate description of the facts according to the scope of the research. Based on the results of the study, it can be concluded that countermeasures to prevent acts committed by teenagers in illegal racing actions are not only from the police, but also from the community, the head of the RT or sub-district apparatus and especially parents whose children are involved in this group. which contributes more in overcoming and preventing so that in the future there will not be repeated acts that violate the law. In accordance with the provisions of the police law to carry out repressive efforts, this effort is carried out when a crime/crime has occurred whose actions are in the form of law enforcement by imposing penalties. , because as law enforcement officers must provide services, protection, and ensure order in society so as to create peace and security, therefore the Bukit Bestari Police and the Tanjungpinang Police Traffic Unit work together in overcoming and preventing unlawful acts or criminal acts committed. by a group of teenagers in the form of illegal racing that occurred in the jurisdiction of the Bukit Bestari Police, Tanjungpinang City.