Philadelphia Citizens Police Oversight Commission

Criminal Justice

Civilian oversight of the Philadelphia Police Department.

The mission of the Citizens Police Oversight Commission (CPOC) is to serve the community by helping to improve the relationship between the police and the community.

CPOC:

  • Analyzes the policies, practices, and customs of the Philadelphia Police Department
  • Reviews police department policies and procedures
  • Holds public meetings to discuss issues around police matters
  • Provides recommendations on how to improve the police department with the mayor, city managing director, and police commissioner

CPOC is a member of the National Association for Civilian Oversight of Law Enforcement (NACOLE). For more information about police oversight around the U.S., visit nacole.org.

More from this agency

CPOC Community Town Hall

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Tuesday, July 16, 2024

6:00 p.m. EDT

CPOC Community Town Hall: Oversight of Complaints Against Police

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Tuesday, July 23, 2024

6:00 p.m. EDT

Transparency and Accountability in Policing: Oversight of Police Complaints (CPOC Community Town Hall)

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Tuesday, July 23, 2024

6:00 p.m. EDT

CPOC Commissioners' Public Meeting

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Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2024

6:00 p.m. EDT

CPOC Community Town Hall

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Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2024

6:00 p.m. EDT