• Helping our police get the tools and
    training they need to do their best work.

  • The Charlottesville Police Department
    answers almost 5,000 calls every month.

  • One police employee can hear things you can’t
    she’s the Department’s police dog Leo!

  • Our housing assistance program helps officers
    afford to live in our community.

  • At Cops 4 Kids Day children learn
    the importance of the police in our community.

Register for our next Lunch + Learn Webinar

The Intersection of Past and Present: Where does relational policing in Charlottesville go from here

Dec 15, 2021 12:00 pm

Lunch + Learn

WEBINAR SERIES

In each monthly session, members of the Charlottesville Police Department offer unique insight into the work of the department and answer participant questions.

2021 Schedule and Topics (PDF)

Response to Resistance – The Parameters and Analysis of Use of Force

November 2021

ECC – Assuring Community Access to Emergency Services

October 2021

Internal Affairs - Understanding Internal Affairs and It’s Process

September 2021

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