The CPAC was created in 2020 by Town ordinance 20-09-01 for the purpose of (a) advising the town Council on matters related to Purcellville's police-community relations, police training, and police protocols; (b) improving public trust of Purcellville police by increasing communication and transparency; (c) raising awareness about injustices in policing; (d) promoting public education on policing matters; and (e) promoting the fair and equal treatment of all citizens by the police. The committee consists of 9 voting members, all of who are appointed by the Town Council and residents of the town.
The CPAC meetings are held once a month on the first Monday of the month, excluding holidays. The current meeting schedule is as follows:
June 7, 2021
August 2, 2021 (TBC)
October 4, 2021
November 1, 2021
December 6, 2021
The meetings will start at 7:00 PM and will be held virtually and in-person in the Council Chambers. Participation information for each of the meetings can be found on the Town’s website.