Tucson Police Community Advisory Council
The Tucson Police Department (TPD) is seeking applicants for a new Community Advisory Council. The Council’s mission will be to promote community involvement in shaping the policies and priorities of the TPD.
The TPD is committed to working closely with the people of Tucson to advance public safety and neighborhood wellbeing. The Community Advisory Council will assist the TPD in gathering public input on new policies or initiatives. It also will work directly with Tucson residents to identify, prioritize, and address ongoing community concerns. The Council will help ensure that members of the public have ongoing and meaningful input in how their communities are policed.
The Policing Project at New York University School of Law is assisting TPD with this project. The Policing Project is dedicated to promoting engagement between the police and the community, and finding a way for civilians to have a voice in policing. In addition to helping with outreach and recruitment, the Policing Project also will help staff the new CAC to ensure it